City of Virginia Beach Facilities Closed Today, Sunday, Oct. 28
Sunday, October 28, 2012 · 11:15 am
Mary G. Hancock, 385-4436, 404-7920 (cell)
Tim Riley, 385-1075, 377-0134 (cell)
Due to Hurricane Sandy, the following city facilities will be closed today:
- All Virginia Beach recreation centers and parks
- All Virginia Beach public libraries
- All three city-operated historic houses: Francis Land House, the Adam Thoroughgood House and Lynnhaven House
- Sandler Center for the Performing Arts
- Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center
- All Visitor Information Centers
The following facilities are open:
- Shelter for residents at Birdneck Elementary School, 957 S. Birdneck Road
- Animal shelter for dogs and cats only, Animal Care and Adoption Center, 341 S. Birdneck Road – Only available for residents using the Birdneck Elementary Shelter. Dogs must be on leash, cats must be in carriers.
Emergency preparedness information is available at www.VBgov.com/beprepared. For up-to-date storm information, follow us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/CityofVaBeach and Twitter http://twitter.com/cityofvabeach (#VBSandy), or call VB311 Citizen Services by dialing 311 on landlines within the city limits, (757) 385-3111 by cell phone, or visit www.VBgov.com for online assistance.
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