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Cooling Centers In The Valley!

 
Posted June 30th, 2014 @ 6:47am

 Tulare:

City of Tulare Opens New Cooling Centers:

Mayor Craig Vejvoda announces additional locations to be included as Cooling Centers in the City of Tulare. The Tulare Western High School pool (824 W. Maple Ave.) and the Community Center pool (830 S. Blackstone Street) will be open Tuesday, July 8, 2008 thru Friday, July 11, 2008 from 1:15 - 4:00 P.M. daily, at no charge for community members seeking relief from the extreme heat.

The opening of the City's community pools are in addition to the existing Cooling Centers. Please note that the Senior Center is extending its hours and will remain open until 8:00 PM

Claude Meitzenheimer Community Center
830 S. Blackstone Street
(559) 684-4310
Hours of availability:
Monday through Friday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Senior Community Center
201 N. "F" Street
(559) 685-2330
Hours of availability:
Monday through Friday 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM

Tulare Public Library
113 N. "F" Street
(559) 685-2341
Hours of availability:
Mon. 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Tue. 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Wed. 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Thu. 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Fri. 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Sat. 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Tulare District Hospital (Lobby)
869 N. Cherry Street
(559) 688-0821 or Linda Crase, Director of Public Information (559) 685-3449
Hours of availability:
Daily 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM

 

FRESNO: 

When temps hit 105 or hotter in Fresno, the following cooling centers open.....

- Frank H. Ball, 760 Mayor - Map
- Ted C. Wills Community Center, 770 N. San Pablo - Map
- Mosqueda Community Center, 4670 E. Butler - Map
- Pinedale Community Center, 7170 N. San Pablo - Map

For weekend activation: If temperature is projected to reach 105 degrees either day the cooling centers will be activated for both weekend days (Saturday and Sunday)

The City’s FAX Bus system will provide free transportation along normal routes to and from Cooling Centers.

To ride free, residents must indicate they are traveling to a Cooling Center

PARCS will provide free swimming during scheduled Rec Swim hours (1 to 5

 

p.m.) at the City's four standard pool locations. *Pools will open June 16, 2014

Splash Parks open from 9a-8:00pm every day except Tuesdays when they are open from 12-8pm.
They are located at Dickey Playground (Divisidero/Blackstone), Fig Garden Loop Park (Fig Garden & Santa Fe), and Todd Beamer (Maple and Perrin). 

For information or assistance with the City Heat Relief Plan call (559) 621-CITY (2489)

CLOVIS:

hen the National Weather Service predicts temperatures to be 105 degrees or greater, Clovis residents are welcome to take advantage of the Sierra Vista Mall as a cooling center. 

Sierra Vista Mall -1050 Shaw Avenue, Clovis 

Transportation is available to cool zones through Clovis Stageline at 324-2760 and Clovis Roundup at 324-2760. Transportation hours and service time varies. Non-service animals are not allowed at the center. 

Mall hours are 10am to 9pm Monday – Friday, 10am – 7pm Saturday and 11am to 6pm Sunday.

MERCED:

The County's Office of Emergency Services Information Line will have information on the opening of centers, which will be updated regularly.

The phone number is (209)385-7379 or toll free at 1-800-423-5870. "In cases of extreme heat, it's vitally important for people to remain as cool as possible," commented Merced County Office of Emergency Services Director, Glenda Leonard. "It is important for people to check on their elderly neighbors and loved ones. Also, please remember to keep your pets inside where possible or in the shade with cool water."

Center locations include:

Sam Pipes Room, Civic Center
678 W. 18th Street
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Atwater Community Center
768 Bellevue Road
11:00 am - 7:00 p.m.

Miller/Lux Building - Los Banos
830 6th Street
8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Gustine, The Al Gorman Center
741 Linden Ave.
Hours TBD

Merced County Library Hours and Locations:

Merced Branch
2100 O Street, Merced, CA 95340
(209) 385-7643
Sunday Closed
Monday 9:30 to 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday 10:30 to 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday 9:30 to 5:30 p.m.
Thursday 10:30 to 8:00 p.m.
Friday 9:30 to 5:30 p.m.
Saturday 9:30 to 5:30 p.m.

Atwater Branch
1600 Third Street, Atwater, CA 95301
(209) 358-6651
Sunday Closed
Monday Closed
Tuesday 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Thursday 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Friday 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Dos Palos Branch
2002 Almond, Dos Palos, CA 93620
(209) 392-2155
Sunday Closed
Monday Closed
Tuesday 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Thursday 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Friday 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Gustine Branch
205 Sixth Street, Gustine, CA 95322
(209) 854-3013
Sunday Closed
Monday Closed
Tuesday 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Thursday 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Friday 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Cressey Branch
9527 Cressey Way, Cressey, CA 95312
(209) 394-1456
Sunday Closed
Monday Closed
Tuesday 12:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday Closed.
Thursday 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Friday Closed.
Saturday 12:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Delhi Branch
16881 West Schendel Road, Delhi, CA 95315
(209) 669-3169
Sunday Closed
Monday Closed
Tuesday 12:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Wednesday 12:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Thursday 12:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Friday Closed
Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Livingston Branch
1212 Main Street, Livingston, CA 95334
(209) 394-7330
Sunday Closed
Monday Closed
Tuesday 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Thursday 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Friday 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Los Banos Branch
1312 Seventh St, Los Banos, CA 93635
(209) 826-5254
Sunday Closed
Monday Closed
Tuesday 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Thursday 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Friday 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Hilmar Branch
20041 West Falke, Hilmar, CA 95324
(209) 632-0746
Sunday Closed
Monday Closed
Tuesday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Friday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Le Grand Branch
12949 Le Grand Road, Le Grand, CA 95333
(209) 389-4541
Sunday Closed
Monday 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Tuesday 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Wednesday 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Thursday 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Friday 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Santa Nella Branch
29188 W Centinella Ave, Santa Nella, CA 95322
(209) 826-6059
Sunday Closed
Monday Closed
Tuesday 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Wednesday 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Thursday 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Friday 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Snelling Branch
Box 5, 15916 N Highway 59, Snelling, CA 95369
(209) 563-6616
Sunday Closed
Monday Closed
Tuesday 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Friday Closed
Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

South Dos Palos Branch
Box 26, 21961 Reynolds Ave,
S Dos Palos, CA 95340
(209) 392-6354
Sunday Closed
Monday Closed
Tuesday 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Wednesday 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Thursday 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Friday Closed
Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Stevinson Branch
Box 127, 20314 W 3rd Ave, Stevinson, CA 95374
(209) 634-5796
Sunday Closed
Monday Closed
Tuesday 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 12:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Friday 12:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Winton Branch
Box 38, 7057 Walnut, Winton, CA 95388
(209) 358-3651
Sunday Closed
Monday Closed
Tuesday 1:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Wednesday 8:30 to 12:30 p.m.
Thursday 1:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Friday 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

George Branch
401 Lesher Dr, Merced, CA 95340
(209) 725-3909
Sunday Closed
Monday 12:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Wednesday 1:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Thursday 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Friday 2:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Saturday 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

MODESTO:

  • Modesto Salvation Army is opening up the Berberian Homeless Shelter at 9th and D Streets from 12 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • The City of Modesto's Water Division will open an outdoor cooling center at Graceda Park on Ninth Street from noon to 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday. 


LODI AND STOCKTON

Eight cooling centers have opened throughout San Joaquin County today. 

The centers provide an air-conditioned facility to offer people relief from the heat.

The Human Services Agency advises individuals who do not have ready access to a cool environment, particularly those at risk for heat-related illness, to utilize the shelters.

Cooling Centers in San Joaquin County.

They are open Mon. through Fri. from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

  • Boggs Tract Center 533 S. Los Angeles Street Stockton, CA 95203
  • Northeast Center 2885 E. Harding Way Stockton, CA 95205
  • Larch Clover Center 11157 W. Larch Road Tracy, CA 95304
  • Lodi Center 415 S. Sacramento Street Lodi, CA 95240
  • Kennedy Center 2800 S. D Street Stockton, CA 95206
  • Thornton Center 26675 N. Sacramento Blvd. Thornton, CA 95686
  • Garden Acres Center 607 Bird Avenue Stockton, CA 95215
  • Taft Center 389 Downing Avenue Stockton, CA 95206

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