TRAFFIC ALERTS:

The Georgia Department of Transportation has temporarily closed the Sidney Lanier Bridge Thursday in Brunswick due to falling ice. As of Friday, authorities said the bridge will remain closed until further notice due to ice that hasn't melted. Seek alternate routes!

SHELTER INFORMATION:

DUVAL:

  1. City Rescue Mission (234 W. State Street, Jacksonville)
  2. Salvation Army (900 West Adams Street, Jacksonville)
  3. Sulzbacher Center (611 E Adams Street, Jacksonville)
  4. Salvation Army- Jacksonville Citadel Corps building (15 E. Church St, Jacksonville)

NASSAU:

  1. Hilliard Middle-Senior High opens (1 Flashes Ave., Hilliard). **Food is being served. Some pets will be accepted, but owners must bring pet food to the shelter.**

COLUMBIA:

  1. Parkview Baptist Church (268 NW Lake Jeffery Road, Lake City)

WARE:

  1. Waycross City Auditorium (865 Pendleton St, Waycross, GA 31501)

BAKER:

  1. Special Needs Shelter at Ed Fraser Memorial Hospital (159 N. 3rd St., Macclenny, 904-259-6111) **Pets are not permitted at the special needs shelter**
  2. General Population Shelter: Raiford Road Church (9201 South SR 121, Macclenny) **Pets are not permitted at the general population shelter**

PUTNAM:

  1. Christian Services Center (2600 Peters St., Palatka) is open for the next few nights.

K-12 SCHOOL CLOSURES:

GEORGIA:

  • Brantley County Schools – On winter break
  • Camden County Schools – School will resume on Friday, January 5
  • Charlton County Schools – On winter break
  • Glynn County Schools – School will resume on Friday, January 5
  • Pierce County Schools – On winter break
  • Ware County School District – On winter break

FLORIDA:

  • Baker County Schools System – On winter break
  • Clay County Schools – Schools resume on Thursday, January 4
  • Columbia County School District – On winter break
  • Duval County Public Schools – On winter break
  • Flagler Public Schools – On winter break
  • Nassau County School District – On winter break
  • Putnam County School District – On winter break
  • St. Johns County School District – On winter break
  • Union County School District – On winter break