City of St. Louis Winter Operations for Long Holiday Weekend

Temperatures to plummet single digits by Sunday evening

January 15, 2016 | 2 min reading time
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ST. LOUIS -- Nonprofit agencies, volunteers and various departments in the City of St. Louis are launching Winter Operations this weekend as temperatures plummet into the single digits by Sunday evening. Increased outreach and additional shelter bed space will continue to be made available to accommodate unsheltered homeless men, women, and children.

Referrals for winter shelter should be made through the Housing Resource Center hotline at (314) 802-5444, through the United Way by dialing 211, or by following the protocol for the corresponding days.

Winter Operations for Saturday, January 16, 2016, Are As Follows:

AmeriCorp (doors open at 6 p.m.)
1315 Ann Ave
St. Louis, MO 63104

12th & Park (men only)
1410 South Tucker, St. Louis, MO 63104
Limited walk-up availability; transportation leaves at 6 p.m. from Christ Church Cathedral at 1210 Locust Street, St. Louis, MO 63101 is the pick-up point

Winter Operations for Sunday, January 17, 2016, Are As Follows:

Transportation is coordinated through The Bridge Outreach at 1610 Olive St., St. Louis, MO 63103. Sign-up prior to 5:30 p.m.; transportation leaves at 6 p.m.

AmeriCorp (doors open at 6 p.m.)
1315 Ann Ave
St. Louis, MO 63104

Calvary Missionary Baptist Church
2822 Dr. Martin Luther King, St. Louis, MO 63106
Limited walk-up availability; transportation leaves from The Bridge at 6 p.m.

12th and Park (men only)
1410 South Tucker, St. Louis, MO 63104
Limited walk-up availability; transportation leaves from The Bridge at 6 p.m.

Winter Operations for Monday, January 18, 2016, Are As Follows:

Transportation is coordinated through The Bridge Outreach at 1610 Olive St., St. Louis, MO 63103. Sign-up prior to 5:30 p.m.; transportation leaves at 6 p.m.

AmeriCorp (doors open at 6 p.m.)
1315 Ann Ave
St. Louis, MO 63104

Calvary Missionary Baptist Church
2822 Dr. Martin Luther King, St. Louis, MO 63106
Limited walk-up availability;transportation leaves from The Bridge at 6 p.m.

Metropolitan Community Church
No Walk-Ups;transportation leaves from The Bridge at 6 p.m.

12th and Park (men only)
1410 South Tucker, St. Louis, MO 63104
Limited walk-up availability; transportation leaves from The Bridge at 6 p.m.

Staff and volunteers from St. Louis Winter Outreach, St. Patrick Center, The Bridge Outreach, Gateway 180, Places for People, BJC Behavioral, St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department, City of St. Louis, and other partners are working together to decrease weather-related deaths and hospital visits among people who are homeless in the St. Louis community.

For questions, please contact Edwin Muhammad, City of St. Louis -- Homeless Services Division at (314) 657-1704 or muhammade@stlouis-mo.gov.

  • Department:
    Office of the Mayor
    Homeless Services
  • Topic:
    Climate
    Homelessness

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