The Fort Stevens Recreation Center located at 1327 Van Buren Street, NW, (202) 541-3754, will open to residents beginning at 6 pm today, Friday, January 28, 2011. This warming center will be managed by the Department of Human Services (DHS) and will be open to residents until all power in this area has been restored.
For updates or to report any problems, call the Mayor’s Citywide Call Center at 311. For power outages, call Pepco’s 24-Hour Outage Report Line at 1-877-737-2662. For downed wires, call Pepco immediately at 202-872-3432. For the Hypothermia Hotline, call 1-800-535-7252. Visit www.hsema.dc.gov for emergency preparedness tips and updates.