BERGEN COUNTY SHELTER INFORMATION – October 30, 2011
The Bergen County Office of Emergency Management has advised that a shelter will be opening at the Rothman Center located on the Fairleigh Dickinson University Campus in Hackensack. The shelter will be opening at 1800 hours and will remain open as long as necessary, please be advised that this is not a “pet friendly” shelter.
The shelter will have all necessary supplies. However, please remember to bring any medications that you are currently taking. The American Red Cross will be present to assist, but cannot provide any medication.
Driving Directions for the shelter are listed below:
· Head South on Pascack Road for approximately 5.4 miles
· Turn left onto Oradell Avenue
· Continue on Oradell Avenue for approximately 0.5 miles
· Turn right onto Forest Avenue
· Continue on Forest Avenue for approximately 3.1 miles
· Turn left onto S Forest Avenue
· (S Forest Ave is 0.2 miles past Frisch Ct, if you are on Maywood Ave and reach W Spring Valley Ave
you've gone about 0.2 miles too far)
· Continue on S Forest Avenue for approximately 0.1 miles
· Take the RT. 4 East ramp.
· Merge onto RT-4 E
· Continue on Route 4 East for approximately 1.2 mi
· Take the Hackensack Avenue South ramp
· Continue approximately 0.2 mi
· Merge onto Hackensack Avenue
· Continue approximately 0.7 mi
· Turn left onto University Plaza Drive