Severe weather shelter to stay open

Due to ongoing freezing temperatures, Kitsap County's Severe Weather Shelter will continue evening operations through the weekend.

Located at the Bremerton Food Line at 1600 12th St. in Bremerton, the shelter will open each night from 6 p.m. until 7 a.m. Guests are not admitted after 9 p.m.

The free severe weather shelter is contingent on weather predictions, and will open throughout the winter as conditions merit. The shelter operates under the county's Department of Emergency Management and serves all citizens in the area who require safe overnight refuge where none is available.


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