ESCAMBIA COUNTY, Florida (WKRG) — Escambia County and the American Red Cross opened the Pensacola Bay Center as a shelter on September 8th.
Currently the shelter has around 275 people and 68 pets.
The Pensacola Bay Center shelter is located at 201 E. Gregory St. at 5 p.m. and can hold up to 1,999.
The Escambia County Equestrian Center was also a shelter for evacuees’ horses. There are currently 88 horses.