The Johnston Public Library is designated as a place for citizens in need to come inside and warm up during business hours. The Johnston Public Library is open Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Friday and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and Sunday from 1 to 5 p.m. The Johnston Public Library is located at 6700 Merle Hay Road. Please call 515-278-5233 with any questions.
If you are a homeowner or renter in need of assistance with your heating utility bill, please contact the Low-Income Energy Assistance Program. Applications are accepted through April 30, 2019.
To ensure you are prepared if you need to be out in the winter conditions, plan ahead and visit www.ready.gov/winter for more information.