Ohio opens first tornado shelter at Delaware State Park

Delaware State Park Tornado Shelter

The Delaware State Park Tornado Shelter is an 83-foot diameter by 28-foot tall Monolithic Dome safe room which can shelter 856 people during severe weather. (@delcoema)

TV Interview

Ben Gelber — a reporter for NBC4 WCMH-TV Columbus — in front of the camera while Sean Miller waits to be interviewed. (@delcoema)


The finished shelter includes what appears to be a protected generator in the cage alongside the dome. (@delcoema)

Open space panorama

A panoramic picture of the open, column-free interior of the Monolithic Dome safe room. (@delcoema)