MRICs to Close as a Safety Precaution as Tropical Storm Delta Nears Shore


MRICs to Close as a Safety Precaution as Tropical Storm Delta Nears Shore

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – With Tropical Storm Delta looming off-shore, FEMA and the Alabama

Emergency Management Agency are taking the precautionary safety measure of ceasing operations at all

their Mobile Registration Intake Centers.

Most centers will close at 6 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 7, and remain closed until 8 a.m. Monday, Oct. 12,

provided the storms impacts permit.

The following MRICs are affected:

Baldwin County

• FAIRHOPE -- Operated by the Alabama Emergency Management Agency (AEMA). 1100

Fairhope Ave. Closes at 6 p.m. MONDAY, OCT. 5. Re-opening to be determined.

• FOLEY -- Foley Satellite Courthouse, 201 E. Section Ave., closes at 6 p.m. Oct. 7. Operations

resume 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 12.

• ROBERTSDALE -- Central Annex, 22251 Palmer St., closes at 6 p.m. Oct. 7. Operations

resume 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 12.

Escambia County

• ATMORE – Atmore City Hall Complex, 201 E. Louisville Ave., closes at 6 p.m. Oct. 7.

Operations resume 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 12.

Mobile County

• BAYOU LA BATRE –12745 Padgett Switch Rd. has reopened. 

The center will remain open Tuesday and Wednesday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. local time. 

The center is scheduled to reopen on Monday, Oct. 12, provided local conditions permit.

Survivors can still register with FEMA and apply for federal assistance:

• Online at www.disasterassistance.gov;

• By downloading the FEMA app to a smartphone or tablet, or

• By calling the FEMA Helpline at 800-621-3362 (TTY 800-462-7585). Helpline

operators are also available to answer questions about applications already submitted.

For the latest information on Hurricane Sally, visit https://www.fema.gov/disaster/4563

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