BROOKHAVEN BUILDING- TEMPORARY STORM SHELTER

Brookhaven Building
1154 Beltline Drive
Brookhaven, MS
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During times of severe weather, the Brookhaven Building may be designated as a temporary storm shelter by the Lincoln County Emergency Management Agency (LC EMA). The building is equipped with chairs, water fountain, and restrooms. Pets are not permitted.

We will post temporary emergency shelter announcements here and on social media as provided to us by the LC EMA. We ask that you share announcements with family, friends, and neighbors.

We encourage everyone to be safe and refrain from unnecessary travel during times of severe weather. If you have an emergency, please dial 9-1-1 or call the Brookhaven Police Department at 601-833-2424.

Latest Announcements

04/22/2020 

Due to expected severe weather in our area, the Brookhaven Building will open at 10:00 p.m. tonight as a temporary storm shelter for anyone who may need a place to stay. (UPDATE: As of 5:30 a.m. 04/23/2020, the temporary storm shelter has been closed.)

04/19/2020 

Due to expected severe weather in our area, the Brookhaven Building was opened at 11:00 a.m. today as a temporary storm shelter for anyone who may need a place to stay. (UPDATE: As of 9:30 p.m. 04/19/2020, the temporary storm shelter has been closed.)

04/12/2020 

Due to expected severe weather in our area, the Brookhaven Building was opened at 12:00 noon today as a temporary storm shelter for anyone who may need a place to stay. (UPDATE: As of 8:00 p.m. 04/12/2020, the temporary storm shelter has been closed.)