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RIEMA Announces Emergency Shelter Openings

The Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency (RIEMA) announces that the following emergency shelters will be available to Rhode Islanders who may need to leave their home:

• Barrington; Primrose High School; opens at 7 p.m., Sunday • Coventry; Coventry High School; opens a 4 p.m., Sunday • Cumberland; Cumberland High School; opens at 7 p.m., Sunday • Jamestown; Melrose Elementary School; opens at 7 p.m., Sunday • Middletown; Gaudet Middle School; opens at 7 p.m., Sunday • Tiverton; Tiverton Middle School; opens at 7 p.m., Sunday • Wakefield; South Kingstown High School; opens at 7 p.m., Sunday • Warwick; Veteran's Memorial High School; opens at 7 p.m., Sunday • Warwick; (pets only); Thayer Ice Arena; opens at 7 p.m., Sunday • Wood River Junction; Chariho High & Middle School; opens at 7 p.m., Sunday

For regularly updated information on Hurricane Sandy, visit www.riema.ri.gov or call 211.

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Department or agency: Emergency Management Agency

Online: http://www.riema.ri.gov/

Release date: 10-28-2012

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