Tuscaloosa City Area – Tuscaloosa Magnet School Safe Room

Tuscaloosa City Area – Tuscaloosa Magnet School Safe Room

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315 McFarland Blvd E. Tuscaloosa, AL 35404

Shelter located outside the school on the Campus Drive E side. To access it enter through Campus Drive E and park in front of the white building (the Shelter) to the left.

This shelter will only be open to the public if certain severe weather conditions happen during non-school hours. In the event of certain severe weather conditions, information will be posted on the city’s website.

Contact Number – 205-248-5311 during business hours.

 

Shelter rules per City Schools:

  • Certified Service Animals only are Permitted
    • Certified Service animals are allowed but owners are encouraged to restrain the dog (with leash and muzzle) as long as it doesn't interfere with their work.
    • Certified Service Animals will be excluded from the safe room if they exhibit dangerous or disruptive behavior.
    • Certified Service Animals should be vaccinated as appropriate
    • Shelter and utilized areas must be kept clean and any waste must be cleaned, disinfected, and disposed of properly.
    • No reptiles, fish, hamsters, cats, or insects are allowed.

For safety reasons, those violating these rules may be asked to leave.

  • The number of people entering the building will be recorded.
  • Individuals can bring games, prescription medications, flashlights, phone chargers (limited plugs).
  • No weapons, smoking, or alcohol is allowed.
  • Restrooms and chairs/desk for sitting are available. 
  • A TPD officer and First Aid kit will be located in shelter.
  • TPD will be in charge during the event.
  • Doors will be locked and individuals must stay inside when weather outside becomes unsafe.
  • State, Federal, and health laws and rules will be followed.

**Until COVID-19 protocols are lifted, water fountains will not be available.**

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