Starting Monday, the facility at 1116 S. Gilbert Court opened its lobby and will remain open throughout the summer during extreme temperatures. Water will be offered from 9-11:30 a.m. and during the evening meal, served 4-6 p.m. Monday through Friday.Mid-morning is a challenging time for Iowa City's homeless and housing insecure residents. The Shelter House makes most of its residents leave the building by 9:00 AM. And the Free Lunch and Crisis Center programs don't open to the public until 11:30 AM.
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Iowa City: Salvation Army Opens as Cooling Station during Summer 2017
Salvation Army of Johnson County has offered itself as a cooling station to the Iowa City community: