Red Cross opening warming shelter in Depew following water main break

Feb 2, 2019

The Red Cross is opening a warming shelter in Depew after a water main break caused some utilities in the area to be shut off.

The shelter will be set up at the Depew Senior Center, at 85 Manitou Street in Depew.

Volunteers will offer a warm place to stay, food and water, as well as comfort and support. Affected residents are encouraged to take advantage of the services whether they have other lodging arrangements or not.

Transportation to the shelter is available. Anyone in need can contact the Depew Police non-emergency number at 716-683-1123, extentsion 0, or call the Depew Emergency Operations Center at 716-683-0972, extension 176.