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Posted on: July 24, 2017

QAC Opening Emergency Shelter in Centreville

For Immediate Release

Emergency Shelters are Opening in Queen Anne’s County

If residents living in flood prone areas do not have friends or family to stay with, the County opened Emergency Shelters at 6:30 am at the following location:

• Centreville Middle School

231 Ruthsburg Road

Centreville MD


Pet are welcome at Queen Anne’s County Emergency Shelters. Do not leave your pets behind. Those residents sheltering in their homes should be prepared with enough supplies for everyone in their home, including their pets. Make sure you have flashlights, a battery-powered radio and extra batteries.

For a complete list of emergency supplies and hurricane preparedness tips, please visit

To sign up for Citizen Alerts, counties emergency text and email system by visiting and clicking on the Citizen Alert button.  For more updates follow QACDES on Facebook and Twitter.


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