The Fresno County Office of Emergency Services is working with the Red Cross to open a shelter to assist residents of Dunlap, Miramonte, and Squaw Valley, who have been without power or running water since Saturday, February 25th.

The shelter is in the Reedley College Gymnasium at 995 N. Reed Avenue in Reedley, California and is open as of 5:00 pm on Monday, February 27, 2023.

Residents are asked to bring only essentials such as medication, clothes and toiletries. Pets that can be kenneled are allowed. The shelter is ADA-compliant and will have restrooms and showers. The Red Cross is providing cots, blankets, pillows, and a few meals. The shelter will remain open until power is restored to the areas mentioned.

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Contact Information

Tony Botti
Public Information Officer
(559) 600-8137