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Shelters Close in Broome, Tioga

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Updated 3:00 p.m. Sunday, March 4th:

The Red Cross shelter at Owego Free Academy will be closing on Sunday, March 4, at 7 p.m.

The shelter at Chenango Forks High School was closed Saturday afternoon, and the Windsor High School shelter closed Sunday morning.


Tioga County has opened a shelter at Owego Free Academy, located at 1 Sheldon Guile Blvd.

Broome County has closed the Red Cross shelter at Chenango Forks High School.

The shelter at Windsor High School will remain open until 7 a.m. Sunday.

Residents without power due to the winter storm are encouraged to stay at the shelters or stop by to get food, water, and support.

Anyone going to a shelter should bring pets, medications, extra clothes, hygiene products, supplies for children, items for elderly or disabled family members, and charging devices.