Storm shelter to be placed near Carlyle Church

A last-minute change will allow the county to place a storm shelter near the church. There had been some debate over where to put it, after the state squashed their original site near the Prairie Spirit Trailhead.

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March 18, 2022 - 1:01 AM

Allen County commisioners and representatives of Carlyle Presbyterian Church made a last-minute location change on Tuesday,  just a week before the installation of six storm shelters.

The storm shelters will be installed in five places around Allen County that lack such protection: Carlyle, Petrolia, Mildred, northeast Iola and two in Savonburg.

The county selected locations for each shelter, but learned the state wouldn’t approve their preferred site near the Prairie Spirit trailhead. 

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