The local weather forecast has residents facing some extreme warm temperatures the next few days. Local area officials will open six locations as temporary cooling centers Monday, June 8 through Wednesday, June 10 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
The cooling centers will be open on a temporary basis to provide residents relief from severe heat.
To avoid the transmission of COVID-19, facilities will to the CDC recommendations of maintaining six feet physical distance and wearing a face mask.
The City will open six locations as temporary cooling centers Monday, June 8 through Wednesday, June 10 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
The following organizations are also providing cooling areas, please contact them for specific hours:
Good Samaritan Rescue Mission (210 S Alameda Street)
Salvation Army (521 Josephine Street)
Mother Teresa Shelter (513 Sam Rankin Avenue)
Metro Ministries (1919 Leopard Street)
Timon’s Ministries (10501 S Padre Island Dr, 78418)
Temporary Cooling Senior Centers and Library’s
Ethel Eyerly Senior Center 654 Graham 826-2330
Garden Senior Center 5325 Greely 826-2345
Broadmoor Senior Center 1651 Tarlton 826-3138
Oveal Williams Senior Center 1414 Martin Luther King 826-2305
La Retama Central Library 805 Comanche 826-7055
Ben F. McDonald Public Library 4044 Greenwood 826-2356