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Akron homeless shelter issues 'Code Zero' alert due to freezing temperatures

Posted at 4:08 PM, Jan 20, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-20 16:08:47-05

AKRON, Ohio — Haven of Rest Ministries in Akron has issued a "Code Zero" alert.

The homeless shelter is open 24 hours and will provide people with a warm place to stay during the freezing cold temperatures.

A "Code Zero" alert is issued when weather conditions are at freezing or below.

Haven of Rest Ministries is located at 175 East Market Street.

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