PRESS RELEASE No. 1
City of La Feria
The City of La Feria in conjunction with the La Feria Independent School District has opened a shelter at the C.E. Vail Elementary Gym located at 209 W. Jessamine Avenue, off of South Main Street. Entry to the shelter is through Lion’s Lane.
Residents should be prepared to bring their own bedding, medications, personal hygiene items, baby food, baby diapers, food & drinking water, change of clothing, flash light, and children’s entertainment. Bring enough supplies to last three to five days. PETS ARE NOT ALLOWED IN THE SHELTER.
The City of La Feria will continue to monitor Hurricane Alex and issue further updates as needed. Our residents are urged to stay vigilant of the weather conditions and be prepared to make adjustments as needed.
City Hall Offices will be closed to the public beginning 3:00 p.m. Wednesday, June 30, 2010. They will remain closed all day Thursday, with the expectation of opening with full services on Friday, July 2, 2010.
All functions associated with the July 4th Celebration have been cancelled.
For assistance during this period, please call the La Feria Police Department at 956-797-3121.
Stay safe and we look forward to serving you after the storm.
Sunny K. Philip
Emergency Management Coordinator