City of Raleigh offers $10 daycare, free cookout and showers for residents without power
Posted October 10
Raleigh, N.C. — They City of Raleigh on Tuesday will offer reduced-price daycare, hot showers and a free cookout to residents who are still without power as a result of Hurricane Matthew.
Four community centers will open at 6 a.m. to provide hot showers and will provide daycare at a price of $10 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.:
- Jaycee Park at 2405 Wade Avenue
- Green Road at 4201 Green Road
- John Chavis at 505 Martin Luther King Boulevard
- Abbots Creek at 9950 Durant Road
The following community centers will offer free hot showers Tuesday, although daycare will not be provided:
- Marsh Creek at 3050 New Hope Road
- Halifax at 1023 Halifax Street
- Laurel Hills at 3808 Edwards Mill Road
- Method at 514 Method Road
- Millbrook Exchange at 1905 Spring Forest Road
- Optimist at 5900 Whittier Drive
- Roberts Park at 1300 E. Martin St
- Tarboro Road at 121 N. Tarboro Road
Barwell Road and Marsh Creek community centers will open at 6 a.m. and all other facilities will open at 10 a.m.
From 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday, the John Chavis Community Center will host a neighborhood cookout with free hot dogs, chips and drinks. Free rides on the carousel will also be offered.