FVRD opens emergency warming centre in Hope

January 6, 2015

To help residents in Hope and surrounding areas affected by power outages caused by Sunday’s winter storm, the Fraser Valley Regional District has opened the Recreation Centre in Hope to members of the public needing comfort facilities.

The Rec Centre is located at 1005 6th Avenue and will be open 24 hours a day until further notice. Area residents whose homes are still without power may access washrooms and showers. Residents needing overnight accommodation may bring food, blankets and pillows and use available cots at the Rec Centre.

For more information, please contact the Recreation Centre in Hope at (604) 869-2304 or after 11 pm at (604) 860-8059.