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Clarksville Warming Shelters prepare for Cold Weather

 

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City of Clarksville - Clarksville, TNClarksville, TN – With colder weather forecast for the Clarksville area, social service agencies are focusing on emergency shelter solutions for homeless people in need.

The Clarksville-Montgomery County Community Action Agency offers short-term daytime shelter, homeless services and counseling referrals at its Old Firehouse Day Shelter, 1498 Golf Club Lane, Clarksville.

Cold puts focus on homeless services. Room in the Inn, Salvation Army gear up to meet need.

Cold puts focus on homeless services. Room in the Inn, Salvation Army gear up to meet need.

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City of Clarksville offers Cold Weather Assistance

 

Clarksville Fire Stations, Recreation Centers serve as Warming Centers

City of Clarksville - Clarksville, TNClarksville, TN – Clarksville Fire Stations and City Recreation Centers are serving as temporary warming centers for people who need emergency relief from the severe cold that is expected to grip Middle Tennessee for the next several days.

Clarksville Police Department officers also are on the lookout for people who may need assistance and shelter during the cold spell.

Burt-Cobb Community Center

Burt-Cobb Community Center

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Clarksville’s New Providence United Methodist Church to open Warming Shelter

 

City of Clarksville - Clarksville, TNClarksville, TN – City of Clarksville announces that in addition to community partners (Salvation Army, Room in the Inn, Buffalo Valley, Community Action Agency), the New Providence United Methodist Church will be opening a warming shelter at their facility located at 1317 Fort Campbell Boulevard.  «Read the rest of this article»

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City of Clarksville Council meeting expects No Quorum tonight

 

City of Clarksville - Clarksville, TNClarksville, TN – Due to the inclement weather conditions, the City of Clarksville has received inquiries about the City Council Meeting scheduled for 7:00pm on Thursday, March 5th, 2015.

Under the provisions of the City’s Charter and the City Code, all regularly scheduled Council meetings shall occur on the first Thursday of the month unless a specific ordinance is passed (which requires two separate readings) changing the meeting date or time; therefore, tonight’s meeting cannot be cancelled or rescheduled.

Road conditions expected to worsen tonight as the temperature drops in Clarksville Montgomery County.

Road conditions expected to worsen tonight as the temperature drops in Clarksville Montgomery County.

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Clarksville’s Burt-Cobb Community Center to remain open as Emergency Shelter through Saturday night

 

City of Clarksville - Clarksville, TNClarksville, TN – The emergency shelter at the Burt-Cobb Community Center will remain open through Saturday night.

“Over the last week, our community overcame several obstacles to make sure there was adequate shelter space for people who needed a place to stay,” said Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan. “The accumulation of ice and snow combined with the current frigid temperatures made road conditions extremely hazardous.” «Read the rest of this article»

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City of Clarksville prepared to provide Emergency Shelter if needed

 

City of Clarksville - Clarksville, TNClarksville, TN – Weather predictions for the next several nights indicate that the temperature will be below freezing. In anticipation of the impending frigid temperatures, the City of Clarksville is making plans to assist the homeless in finding shelter.

“As we’ve discussed over the past couple of months, we are in constant communication with our community partners who provide assistance to the homeless in our community,” said Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan. «Read the rest of this article»

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City of Clarksville releases Shelter Availability Update

 

City of Clarksville - Clarksville, TNClarksville, TN – Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan is updating the information on shelter availability tonight, January 7th, 2015.

Should any resident of Clarksville-Montgomery County need shelter for the night, they can contact Buffalo Valley at 931.206.7608. There were still beds available at that facility this afternoon. «Read the rest of this article»

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Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan provides information for Homeless Shelters during predicted Freezing Temperatures

 

City of Clarksville - Clarksville, TNClarksville, TN – Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan is announcing the City of Clarksville’s plans to assist the homeless during the expected frigid temperatures.

Over the next two days, the temperature is predicted to fall well below freezing. The Mayor and the City’s Office of Housing and Community Development have been monitoring the availability of options for homeless people in Clarksville to get out of the elements, especially during the nighttime hours.

Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan

Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan

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Convenient Car Care Inc. hosts successful coat and blanket drive for Room in the Inn, and donates $4,000 to Manna Cafe

 

Valvoline Instant Oil ChangeClarksville, TN – It’s been a brutally cold winter in Clarksville, and with the prospects of more winter weather, the need to help those less fortunate becomes critical.

Convenient Car Care Inc., owners and operators of the Valvoline Instant Oil Change franchise, stepped up their game in the month of January by offering to collect winter coats and blankets for Room in the Inn, and raise money for Manna Cafe.  Both organizations work with the people in our community who need our help the most, the homeless.

Candace Ursery of Convenient Car Care Inc. hands a $4000.00 check to Kenny York of Manna Cafe Ministries from their January coat and blanket drive at their Valvoline Instant Oil Change stores. (Hank Bonecutter Clarksville Online)

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