Storm Relief Update for Residents and Businesses – January 5, 2017

The City is continuing its efforts to provide relief and restore power after the widespread devastation.
Updates on those efforts are as follows:
  •  Power has been restored to approximately 1,500 homes as of yesterday.
  •  Linemen from the Jacksonville Electric Authority joined crews today.
  •  Six (6) additional crews have joined the 14 crews already working with debris clean up throughout the impacted areas.
  •  The City has partnered with the Red Cross and they are providing the following shelters.
o Albany Civic Center (100 W. Oglethorpe)
o Avalon United Methodist Church (3018 Gillionville)
  •  11 Good Samaritan shelters have also opened.
The Church at the Groves (25)
130 McIntosh Farms Rd., Leesburg
Contact: 229-439-7056
East Albany Church of God (75-100)
216 Pine Bluff Rd., Albany
Contact: 706-566-3450
Raleigh White/New Seasons (40-60)
2804 Philips Dr., Albany
Contact: 229-432-0222
(Partner Churches: FBC, Albany & FBC, Leesburg)
First Baptist Church of Albany (100-130)
145 Oakland Pkwy., Leesburg
Contact: 229-883-8000
Amazing Grace Baptist Church (150)
(Partner Churches: Forrester, Greenbriar & The Refuge)
2117 Ledo Rd., Albany
Contact: 229-886-4745
Byne Baptist Church (150)
2832 Ledo Rd., Albany
Contact: 229-436-5700
First Baptist Church of Leesburg (30-35)
(Partner Church: FUMC, Leesburg)
135 Main St., Leesburg
Contact: 229-759-6576
Sherwood Baptist Church (100)
2201 Whispering Pines Rd., Albany
Contact: 229-883-1910
Mt Zion Baptist Church (60)
1905 MLK Dr., Albany
Contact: 229-432-6837
Albany Family Worship Center
3024 Kensington Ct., Albany
Contact: Bobby Paul 434-0324
Albany Christian Church
1501 Whispering Pines Rd., Albany
Contact: 436-0416
Victory Tabernacle
32520 Sylvester Rd., Albany
Contact: 344-4630
Cutliff Grove Baptist Church
839 W. Broad Ave., Albany
Contact: 229-344-3199
Trumpet of God Ministries
600 Pine Ave., Albany
Contact: 229-395-6413
The City appreciates the community’s patience during this time. We will continue to provide updates as information becomes available.