An overnight warming center will be available at the Daniel Pitino Shelter through the morning of Tuesday, December 27.
The White Flag event is due to dangerously cold wind chills. Please seek shelter and avoid outside activities during this winter weather event.
The overnight emergency shelter is open to all men, women, and children from 6 p.m. to 7 a.m. A daytime warming center will also be available at the Daniel Pitino Shelter.
Monday – Friday on White Flag nights, Owensboro Transit System will provide free bus rides to the Daniel Pitino Shelter between 4 p.m. and 6 p.m.
On weekends, call the Daniel Pitino Shelter for a ride at 270-688-9000.
For rural Daviess County residents – If you have an emergency in your home due to a loss of heat or power, contact the Airport Fire Station at 270-685-8431. The Airport Fire Station will contact a volunteer department in your area for emergency shelter.