MEDFORD, —With cold temperatures forecasted, a severe weather event is being declared in Medford. It goes into effect Thursday.
The declaration allows a shelter to open up for overnight stays when temperatures are expected to be below 25-degrees, or 32-degrees with other factors, such as wind and rain.
Access will operate the navigation shelter, located at 685 Market Street.
It’ll be open starting at 5:30 pm Thursday until 8:30 am Friday.
The city says food, bedding, and dry storage will be provided.