anticipation of dangerously low temperatures beginning on Saturday night, the
City of South Bend, with support from the Red Cross of Northwest Indiana, will
open the Martin Luther King, Jr. Recreation Center as an emergency warming
center from 8:00 p.m. Saturday, January 19 through 9:00 a.m. Monday, January
21. The warming center is intended as a safe place for individuals and families
who experience loss of heat in their homes during this time.
and families experiencing homelessness are still encouraged to use overnight
winter amnesty resources at area providers, which are best equipped to meet
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