Gwinnett County opens warming stations

Gwinnett County will open warming stations for residents to receive temporary, overnight relief from long-term exposure to frigid temperatures of 35 degrees and below.

Beginning the week of Nov. 22, the warming stations will be available from 6 p.m. until 7 a.m. Residents who visit the sites can warm up, eat a meal and get some rest.

The county will announce the availability of the warming stations at GwinnettCounty.com and to local media outlets. The locations are listed below:

  • Best Friend Park Gym, 6224 Jimmy Carter Boulevard, Norcross
    (Bus route 35, stop 407 and 906)
  • Buford Senior Center, 2755 Sawnee Avenue, Buford

(Bus route 101 I-985, stop 19)

To get more information on warming stations or to volunteer, please call 770.822.8850 or email OneStopHelp@GwinnettCounty.com.

To learn about other services the County offers, please visit GwinnettOneStop.com.  

Highs today are expected to be around 66 degrees, but temperatures are expected to drop to about 33 degrees tonight.