Health Department


Franklin County Cooling Shelters


Fax: 636-583-7305



Justen Hauser Regional Planner

414 E Main St Union, MO 63084



Abe Cook

EMA Director

Franklin Co. Emergency Management Agency

401 East Springfield Avenue ~ Union, MO 63084

Phone: 636-583-1679



News Release

 (Effective 06-22-12)  Please call in advance if a site is needed

These are potential sites… so they have not been set up as open yet but if needed can be opened.  They need to be informed in advance.


Beaufort - Please Call in Advance


Beaufort Elementary School 3200 Hwy 50 – Mark Spann

11:30 a.m. till 3:00 p.m. - 573-484-3221 Monday through Friday

Building will be closed July 11th & 12th.




Pacific - Please Call in Advance


Please kindly call to make arrangements with Dian Becker Emergency Management Agency in Pacific to open site.
636-271-0500 -
Dian Becker-City of Pacific 636-257-2424 Ext. 163


St. Clair - Please Call in Advance


American Legion 35 Gravois St. Clair - 636-629-9934

Lodge is open for emergency - Open from 10:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.


St. Clair Ambulance District #3 Paul Parks Drive – St. Clair, MO

Chief Clayton 636-629-2216 - Open 7:00 a.m. till 7:00 p.m.


St. Clair Senior Center - Mary Baldwin 310 Park Ave - St. Clair, MO

7:00 a.m. till 4:00 p.m. - 636-629-2187 Monday through Friday


Sullivan - Please Call in Advance


Grace United Methodist Church, 952 North Church St- 573-468-6010

Open to the public 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. Reverend Steve Williams


Sullivan Community/Senior Center, 830 West Main, 573-468-3766

Open to the public - 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Call 636-468-5216 Dave Cochran)


Union - Please Call in Advance


City Hall, Auditorium Building, 500 East Locust - 636-583-3600

Basement will be open to public 7:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday


County Seat Senior Center, 1329 North Union Ave. - 636-583-5432

Open to the public 8:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.


Washington - Please Call in Advance


Washington Senior Center, 1459 W. 5th St., 636-239-3374 during day from 8:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. 
(Lower level from the Elks Club at 5th & Grand) 

Cindy Frankenberg, Emergency Shelter Coordinator

City of Washington

636-390-1080 (Main Line)

GeraldPlease Call in Advance

Please call City Hall at 573-764-3340 to locate a cooling shelter



New Haven – Please Call in Advance

Please call City Hall at 573-237-2349 to locate a cooling shelter


More Information on Heat Hazards  



Franklin County Offices  400 E Locust, Union, MO. 63084    hours: M-F 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM