Shelters to Open

Friday, April 06, 2012

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – The American Red Cross will open a shelter at Birdneck Elementary School, 957 S. Birdneck Road, at 4:30 p.m. today for residents and other people impacted by today’s F/A-18 jet crash, as well as people from the City, Schools, U.S. Navy, and the American Red Cross who are meeting shelter and human services needs in the aftermath.

Effectively immediately and until further notice, the City of Virginia Beach Animal Care and Adoption Center, located at 341 S. Birdneck Road., will be taking in pets for the residents in the jet crash impact area only.