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Georgia State Parks open warming stations to those without electricity

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With sub-freezing temperatures on their way to North Georgia, Georgia State Parks are opening warming stations and shelters to assist those without access electricity.

The warming stations near Athens-Clarke County include Fort Yargo and Hard Labor Creek State Park. Watson Mill Bridge will act as a shelter.

All park fees will be waived for those using warming stations.

More information about shelter and warming center availability can be found at gastateparks.org/alerts.