(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) Following a voluntary evacuation that was put in place Thursday night, a shelter for people evacuating has opened.
The shelter is located at the Keys Christian Fellowship located at 6002 S. 9th St. in St. Joseph.
The areas included in the voluntary evacuation are areas west of Lake Avenue and U.S. Highway 59 between Contrary Creek and Atchsion St.
The city's operation center is also closely monitoring the situation.
If people have any questions or need information, you can contact the operation center at 816-364-1377.
- Shelter opens in St. Joseph, city's operation center monitoring situation
- St. Joseph Animal Shelter opens mobile station
- New St. Joseph Animal Shelter Proposal Explained
- New St. Joseph Orscheln opens
- Red Cross closing St. Joseph, Troy shelters; Mound City to remain open
- City opens Emergency Operations Center as river rises
- FEMA to open disaster recovery center in St. Joseph Saturday
- Crypticon returns to St. Joseph Civic Center
- St. Joseph libraries moonlight as cooling centers
- Police investigate woman's death at St. Joseph shelter