Warming centers open during winter weather

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Due to the frigid weather, here are some warming center locations that are open in Kentucky.

London Fire Department
911 Fire-Rescue Drive
London, KY 40741
*Next to the Farmers Market in Downtown London

East Bernstadt Fire Department
2591 N. Laurel Road
East Bernstadt, KY 40729

Both centers will be open from now until Thursday at 10 AM.

During this time of extreme cold, please remember to check on your neighbors and the elderly, and pack a travel kit for your vehicle, including blankets and food items, in case of an emergency. The warming centers are not set up as a shelter, just a place to stay warm.

In the Stamping Ground area: Penn Memorial Baptist Church on Main Street and Great Crossings Baptist Church on KY 227.

These two churches will be open starting 6 p.m. Tuesday, 1/29 to 6 p.m., Thursday, 1/31.

For more info/questions:

Contact Stamping Ground Fire Department at 502-535-7714 or Mayor Keith Murphy at 502-370-1112.

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