Catskills FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers are closed due to flooding today

Update, 11:00am: The shelter currently operating at the upper lodge at Belleayre is still open, although the FEMA office at the lower lodge is closed for the day. From the Town of Middletown recovery website:

The Belleayre Mountain Recovery Center is open today despite reports to the contrary. It continues offering the following services:

    • Red Cross has some cleaning supplies but NO Gloves
    • Shelter is available each night for those in need. Pets are allowed.
    • Open 24 hours.
    • Clothing for men, women and children available at the LongHouse Lodge.
    • Dry Ice
    • 3 hot meals daily and packaged food

If anyone cannot get to Belleayre they can have meals delivered. Call 845-254-5600 ext. 1301

They are taking donations of the following packaged items ONLY: underwear, socks and t-shirts. Needed: milk, butter, eggs, condiments and batteries.

Upper lodge is open for services. Lower level: disaster assistance FEMA, Department of Labor, etc, is closed today.

This just in from FEMA:

Three Disaster Recover Centers (DRCs) are currently closed due to the weather/safety concerns:

Belleayre Mountain Ski Area
Belleayre Mountain Road
Pine Hill, NY 12465

Holiday Inn Express
160 Holiday Way
Schoharie, NY 12157

Prattsville Town Hall
49 Main Street
Prattsville, NY 12468