The Salvation Army Emergency Overnight Warming Center will be open tonight, Tuesday, January 3 due to predicted extreme cold. Local residents in need are encouraged to come to its Warming Center located at 1707 West Chestnut Expressway in Springfield.
“We are glad to be able to help the community once again with this program,” said Major Mike Mills, Corps Officer. “We will be looking at the weather over the next couple of days to determine additional nights we may need to be open..”
The Salvation Army’s Warming Center will be open tonight from 7:00p.m. to 7:30a.m. The Warming Center opens when the National Weather Service predicts the wind chill will reach 14° F or below.
For more information, please call The Salvation Army Office at (417) 862-5509.