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Charlotte County Emergency Refuge Sites

During an Emergency, this information will be updated in real-time by Emergency Management.
 
Click on the Refuge Site Name for detailed information including maps and directions.

Refuge Site Name Address Status

Info Last
Updated

Charlotte Harbor School22450 Hancock Ave,
Port Charlotte
Closed
Cultural Center of Charlotte County2280 Aaron St.,
Port Charlotte
Closed
Friendship United Methodist Church12275 Paramount Dr.,
Tropical Gulf Acres - Punta Gorda
Closed
Kingsway Elementary School23300 Quasar Boulevard,
Port Charlotte
Closed8/18/08 4:00PM
L.A. Ainger Middle School245 Cougar Way,
Rotunda West
Closed
Lemon Bay High School2201 Placida Rd,
Englewood
Closed
Liberty Elementary School370 Atwater Street,
Port Charlotte
Closed
Meadow Park Elementary School750 Essex Ave.,
Port Charlotte
Closed
Murdock Middle School17325 Mariner Way,
Port Charlotte
Closed
Myakka River Elementary School12650 Wilmington Blvd,
Englewood
Closed
Pilgrim United Church of Christ24515 Rampart Blvd.,
Port Charlotte
Closed
Port Charlotte High School18200 Cochran Blvd,
Port Charlotte
Closed
Port Charlotte Methodist Church21075 Quesada Ave,
Port Charlotte
Closed
Port Charlotte Middle School23000 Midway Blvd,
Port Charlotte
Closed8/18/08 4:00PM
Sallie Jones Elementary School1221 Cooper Street,
Punta Gorda
Closed
South County Regional ParkCarmalita & Cooper Street/ 670 Cooper Street,
Punta Gorda
Closed
Ventura Lakes Clubhouse Building27110 N. Jones Loop Road,
Punta Gorda
Closed
Vineland Elementary School467 Boundary Blvd,
Englewood
Closed
  

NOTE: Do not depend on a particular Refuge Site being open. Refuge Sites may or may not be opened depending on the size of the storm and the predicted landfall area. Charlotte County has no Refuge Sites if we have a Category 3 or higher storm affecting the area.

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