VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - The mandatory evacuation that was ordered for the Sandbridge section of Virginia Beach before Hurricane Dorian moved into our area was lifted Friday.
During a press conference held by the City of Virginia Beach, a spokesperson said the evacuation would be effective as of 6 p.m. Thursday.
Voluntary evacuations for Zone A in the rest of the city were also issued, with an emphasis on low-lying areas.
Two shelters opened: One at the former Old Donation school and one at Kellam High School. Residents were advised to bring their own supplies, and pets were accepted.
Housing resource centers were available for the homeless.