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CALHOUN
COUNTY

SAFE ROOM
LOCATIONS

The Saferooms open when Calhoun County goes under a Tornado Watch
Not all of the community safe rooms are under the operation of Calhoun County or Calhoun County EMA. If you have  questions about the rules and policies of a specific safe room, please contact the agency with each respective safe room below.

Alexandria Middle School

A public tornado saferoom is located at Alexandria Middle School. This saferoom will be opened during a tornado watch. For information, please contact the Calhoun County EMA.

Address: 80 Railroad Dr, Alexandria, AL 36250

Anniston - Thankful Park

A public tornado saferoom is located at Thankful Community Park. This saferoom will be opened during a tornado watch. For information, please contact the Calhoun County EMA.


Address: 3162 W 14th St, Anniston, AL 36201

Cedar Springs Community

A public tornado saferoom is located at intersection of Cedar Springs Dr and Cedar Springs Rd. This saferoom will be opened during a tornado watch. For information, please contact the Calhoun County EMA.

Address: 78 Cedar Springs Dr Jacksonville, AL 36265

Jacksonville Public Safety Complex

A public tornado saferoom is located at the Jacksonville Public Safety Complex, which houses the Jacksonville Police Dept, Fire Dept, and Municipal Courtroom. This saferoom will be opened during a tornado watch.


Address: 911 Public Safety Dr. Jacksonville, AL 36265

Jacksonville State University - Merrill Hall

A public tornado saferoom is located at JSU in the basement of Merrill Hall. This saferoom will be opened during a tornado watch. For information, please contact Jacksonville State University.

Address: 975 Pelham Rd N, Jacksonville, AL 36265

Knightens Crossroads Community 

A public tornado saferoom is located at the Knightens Crossroads Volunteer Fire Department. This saferoom will be opened during a tornado watch.


Address: 8812 Roy Webb Rd, Piedmont, AL 36272

Nances Creek Community

A public tornado saferoom is located at Nances Creek Park. This saferoom will be opened during a tornado watch. For information, please contact the Calhoun County EMA.

Address: 3780 Hollingsworth Rd Jacksonville, AL 36265

Ohatchee 

A public tornado saferoom is located at the Ohatchee Volunteer Fire Department. This saferoom will be opened during a tornado watch. For information, please contact the Ohatchee Volunteer Fire Department.


Address: 2440 Harts Ferry Rd Ohatchee, AL

Ohatchee High School

A public tornado saferoom is located at Ohatchee High School. This saferoom will be opened during a tornado watch. For information, please contact the Calhoun County EMA.

Address: 100 Cherokee Trail, Ohatchee, AL 36271

Oxford - Bynum

A public tornado saferoom is located behind the Oxford EMS building in Bynum. This saferoom will be opened during a tornado watch. For information, please contact the Oxford Fire Dept.


Address: 2011 Bynum Blvd. Eastaboga, AL

Oxford - DeArmanville

A public tornado saferoom is located at the Oxford Fire Dept Station # 5. This saferoom will be opened during a tornado watch. For information, please contact the Oxford Fire Dept.


Address: 52 DeArmanville Rd, Oxford, AL 36203

Piedmont High School

A public tornado saferoom is located at Piedmont High School in the athletic workout room.This saferoom will be opened during a tornado watch.For information, please contact the Piedmont Police Department.


Address: 750 Tom Bible Highway, Piedmont, AL 36272 (also known as AL HWY 21)

Pleasant Valley/Williams Community 

A public tornado saferoom is located at First Baptist Church of Williams. This saferoom will be opened during a tornado watch. For information, please contact First Baptist Church of Williams.

Address: 5579 Nisbet Lake Rd, Jacksonville, AL 36265

Webster's Chapel Community

A public tornado saferoom is located at the Webster's Chapel Volunteer Fire Department.
Another saferoom is located on the next-door property at the Webster's Chapel Community Center.


Address: 1552 AP Hollingsworth Rd, Wellington

Wellborn High School 

A public tornado saferoom is located at Wellborn High School. This saferoom will be opened during a tornado watch. For information, please contact the Calhoun County EMA.

Address: 135 Pinson Rd, Anniston, AL 36201

White Plains Community

A public tornado saferoom is located at the White Plains Volunteer Fire Department (Station #2). This saferoom will be opened during a tornado watch. For information, please contact the White Plains Volunteer Fire Department.


Address: 12900 Highway 9, Piedmont, AL

SAFER PLACE

 LOCATIONS

A safer place is not a FEMA approved saferoom but is a structurally sound building to take shelter in during a tornado or wind event. This safer place will be opened during a tornado watch and warning. For information, please contact the Calhoun County EMA.

Leone Cole Auditorium @ Jacksonville State University

Address: 27 Pannell Circle, Jacksonville, AL 36265

Located at the University on the backside of the Quad

Oxford Performing Arts Center

Address: 100 Choccolocco St, Oxford, AL 36203