GLENS FALLS, N.Y. – A new "Code Blue" shelter will open on Tuesday night in Glens Falls.
The Adirondack Saratoga Chapter of the American Red Cross Northeastern New York Region and The Open Door Mission opened the shelter as temperatures in the country continue to drop. They also open the shelter when there is a foot or more of snow forecasted.
The Red Cross provides cots, blankets and comfort kits for those in need,
The shelter will open at 6 p.m. on Tuesday and it will close at 8 a.m. on Wednesday.
This is the second Code Blue shelter the Red Cross has helped to stock this winter season. The first was in Saratoga Springs.