Monday, April 12, 1999

Red Cross closes shelters




        As of Sunday, the Cincinnati Chapter of the American Red Cross had closed its shelters.

        A service center will open at 10 a.m. today at Good Shepherd Catholic Church, on East Kemper Road.

        The service center will continue to provide emergency food, clothing, shelter and medication and will help storm victims assess their needs.

        It will be open Monday through Saturday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sunday 1 p.m. to 7 p.m.

        Individuals are asked to bring identification with address of affected residence. If unavailable, a copy of a recent bill with address is acceptable.

        For Red Cross assistance call 579-3000.

       



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