AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) – Augusta Transit is providing free transportation to those who need a ride to the warming centers that are available for residents who are in need of shelter.

According to Augusta Transit, residents who need transportation need to call (706) 821-1719 before 8 P.M.

Officials say once the call is made, residents will be scheduled for pick-up at one of the following locations that is the most convenient for them:

•   Broad Street Transfer Facility: 1546 Broad Street

•   Gordon Highway Transfer Point: 2544 Deans Bridge Rd

•   Washington Square Car Park (formerly Stein Mart): 2834 Washington Rd

•   Orchard Square Car Park (Lowes): 3214 Peach Orchard Rd

Augusta Transit does not operate on Sundays.