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FEMA to close Midway recovery center Saturday

POSTED: October 4, 2017 10:49 a.m.

BRUNSWICK, Ga. – The Georgia Emergency Management Agency and the Federal Emergency Management Agency are closing the Liberty/McIntosh Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Midway this Saturday. The agencies are adjusting hours of operation for remaining centers beginning Sunday.

Survivors have until 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 7, to visit the Liberty/McIntosh DRC in Midway.

Working with county officials, GEMA and FEMA closely monitor visits to DRCs. Operational hours are adjusted or centers close when traffic slows at a location. This allow centers to open in new areas.

As a reminder, the DRC in Chatham County will be relocated this week. Survivors have until 5 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 4, to visit the Tybee Island location. Beginning 9 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 7, survivors can visit the new location in Savannah.

Survivors can visit any Disaster Recovery Center. To locate the nearest center, use the FEMA mobile app or visit

Updated Disaster Recovery Center Hours of Operation and Locations:

Liberty and McIntosh counties

Hours through Saturday, Oct. 7:

Mon-Fri: 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Saturday, Oct. 7: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. (closes permanently at 6 p.m.)

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