The mega shelter in Southeast Austin, located at 7000 Metropolis Drive, is now operational and receiving guests from CASHP (Capital Area Shelter Hub Plan) shelters. The shelter is also prepared to receive survivors who self evacuate from coastal areas.

The public should continue to call 311 or 512-974-2000 with questions about shelter options in Austin.

Note to editor: In the interest of respecting the privacy of shelter guests, media will not be allowed inside the facility nor will there be any media availability opportunities until further notice. If desired, media can park onsite to record exterior shots. See map.

 

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