HATTIESBURG, Miss. – The disaster recovery centers open in Hattiesburg and Petal in Forrest County are changing their hours of operation, effective Monday, Feb. 13.
The centers remain open daily from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. through Friday, Feb. 10. On Saturday, Feb. 11, the centers’ hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Beginning Feb. 13, the centers will be open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Friday, and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday until further notice. The centers will be closed on Sundays.
Anyone who needs reasonable accommodations when visiting the centers may request them by calling the FEMA helpline at 800-621-3362 or TTY 800-462-7585.
The centers are in the following locations:
- E. Roy Community Center
300 E. 5th Street
Hattiesburg, MS 39401
- Petal Civic Center
712A South Main Street
Petal, MS 39465
The disaster recovery center at the Lamar County Community Shelter, 99 Central Industrial Row, Purvis, MS 39475, will remain open Wednesday, Feb. 8 to Friday Feb. 10 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and on Saturday, Feb. 11 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The center will open noon to 5 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 12, its final day.