Zeta Relief: What you need to know

Hancock Whitney is distributing ice at two of our Hancock Whitney locations in Hurricane Zeta impacted areas from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

There is a limit of two bags per vehicle:

We will also have lunch available at those locations for the community (first come, first served) from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The Volunteer Resource Center for Hurricane Zeta has been set up at the Knight Nonprofit Center at 1975 Seaway Road in Gulfport to assist with unmet needs due to the storm. The phone number is 228-265-7910.

The Salvation Army of South Mississippi will distribute hot meals at its store at 8405 US 49 in Gulfport beginning at 4 p.m.

The City of D’Iberville is sponsoring a Trunk-or-Treat and Canned Food Drive on Saturday from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Bobby Eleuterius Sports Complex. Canned food donations will help local families in need during the holidays. Face masks and social distancing will be enforced.

The City of Long Beach will hold an emergency Board of Aldermen meeting at 11 a.m. Friday at City Hall on Jeff Davis Avenue to discuss Hurricane Zeta recovery.

The City of Ocean Springs will hold a Special Call Meeting at 3:45 p.m. Friday to discuss debris removal and Hurricane Zeta related issues.

Coast Transit Authority will not able to operate fixed routes at full capacity. The following changes have been made for weekend service:

  • No Beachcomber, Sunshine Express, Downtown Dolphin or Route 38 Redline.
  • Service will run 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

The City of Gulfport will begin debris removal on Nov. 16. Debris must be placed on the sides of streets and alleys and should be placed more than 5 feet away from fire hydrants, water meters, manholes, drainage boxes, and any other utility structures.

The City of D’Iberville has lifted its curfew, but asks residents to avoid all unnecessary travel due to hurricane debris, downed power lines and damaged traffic signals.

Hancock County EMA has two supply distribution sites to offer residents water, ice, shelf-stable food, hand sanitzer and masks at the following locations and times:

  • Hancock County Arena, 4184 Kiln Delise Road, Saturday 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.; Sunday 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Monday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Longfellow Farmers Market, 3068 Longfellow Drive, Saturday 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.; Sunday 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Monday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Mississippi Emergency Management Agency will distribute food, water and tarps on Saturday about 1 p.m. at the following locations:

  • Habitat for Humanity, 8022 Highway 49, Gulfport
  • Biloxi Civic Center, 578 Howard Avenue, Biloxi
  • West Harrison Community Center, 4670 Espy Avenue, Long Beach

Harrison County Recovery Committee will donate free tarps from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday at the Goodwill — Orange Grove store at 12057 US 49 in Gulfport.

Harrison County has closed all parks temporarily to conduct debris cleanup.


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