Check here for shelter information across the Savannah area
- Ridgeland/Hardeeville School Complex located at 250 Jaguar Trail, Ridgeland SC 29936. This shelter will open on Monday, September 2nd at 12:00 PM for residents who cannot evacuate inland by their own means. This shelter cannot support individuals with special medical needs. If you have special medical needs that are outside the means of this facility, call 855-472-3432 for assistance.
- The Evacuation Assembly Area (EAA) will open at the Savannah Civic Center at 8:00AM on Tuesday, September 3, 2019, to assist people that cannot evacuate themselves from Chatham County. People can take a Chatham Area Transit (CAT) bus to the Civic Center free of charge.
Citizens will be transported from the EAA to an inland county shelter.
To ensure a place on the shuttles, residents should plan to arrive at the EAA in the morning.
The EAA requests the following:
- No more than two bags or pieces of luggage per person.
- If evacuating with an animal, only domesticated animals will be accepted. Animals should be in a crate and have shot records.