September 26, 2022

Storm Preparedness/List of Finney County Storm Shelters


Garden City, KS (westernkansasnews.com) When severe weather hits, will you be ready? Finney County Emergency Management Director Michael Paz-Torres says you always need to be one step ahead of the storm.

If you are home Paz-Torres has a couple of tips to keep you safe.

Finney Places of Refuge/Storm Shelters Address Hours of Operation

Businesses  
STAGE 409 N Main St
10 am – 9 pm Mon-Sat & 12 pm – 6 pm Sun                                                                                   Browns Shoe Fit Co 314 N Main St 9 am – 6 pm Mon-Sat                                                   Commerce Bank 215 N Main St 9 am – 5 pm Mon-Fri                                                                 
Robinson Discount Furniture 102 N Eleventh St
9 am – 6 pm Mon-Sat & 1 pm – 5 pm Sun Schools                                                                        Garden City Community College 801 Campus Drive 8 am – 4 pm Mon-Fri                   Georgia Matthews Elementary School 111 E Johnson St School Hours (While school is in session)                                                                                                                                            Holcomb High School 600 N Jones Ave (Holcomb) 8 am – 4 pm Mon-Fri                               Churches                                                                                                                                          Holcomb Baptist Church 403 Emmanuel Dr (Holcomb) 24/7                                        Holcomb Community Church 106 S Henderson St (Holcomb) 24/7                                           First Baptist Church 1005 N Eleventh St 8 am – 12 pm Mon-Fri
First United Methodist Church 1106 N Main St 8 am – 5 pm Mon-Thur & 8 am – 3 pm Fri Trinity Lutheran Church 1010 Flemming St 8 am – 5 pm Mon-Fri
Word of Life Church 3004 N Third St
9 am – 5 pm Mon/Tue/Fri & 6 pm – 8:30 pm Wed/Thur                                                        Pierceville Federated Church 203 Avenue A (Pierceville) 24/7                                                      Elevators  Gano 2790 Gano Rd
7:30 am – 5 pm Mon-Fri (Extended hours during harvest season) Lowe 5620 N Big Lowe Rd 7:30 am – 5 pm Mon-Fri

(Extended hours during harvest season)
Tennis 2790 W Tennis Rd 7:30 am – 5 pm Mon-Fri (Extended hours during harvest season)                                                                                                                                         Government Buildings   Finney County Court House 425 N Eighth St 8 am – 5 pm        Mon-Fri Finney County Health Department 919 Zerr Rd 24/7 Finney County Juvenile Detention Center 507 W Santa Fe St 24/7 Finney County Law Enforcement Center 304 N Ninth St 24/7
Finney County Public Library 605 E Walnut St
10 am – 8 pm Mon-Sat & 1 pm – 6 pm Sun                                                                                      Finney County Senior Center 907 N Tenth St 9 am – 5 pm Mon-Fri                                  Garden City Administrative Center 301 N Eight St 8 am – 5 pm Mon-Fri                       Garden City Recreation Commission 310 N Sixth St 4:30 pm – 9 pm Mon-Thur, 4:30 pm – 7 pm Fri & 8 am – 12 pm Sat                                                                                                       Garden City Police Underground Range 114 Isabel Ave 24/7

Residential Areas   East Garden Village 4101 E Hwy 50 24/7 (Security Guard Will Open) Prairie Wind 950 N Jennie Barker Rd 24/7 (Security Guard Will Open)