Cooling Center Open During Excessive Heat Wave

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The Salvation Army Corps Community Centers to operate cooling centers as 90-degree temperatures near 100-heat index are expected until the weekend. As the heat builds, residents should be aware of the symptoms of heat-related illnesses, stay hydrated, and remain in cool, air-conditioned spaces. To find your local Salvation /Army Community Center, go to and type your zip code in the box in the upper right corner.

City of Chicago Cooling Centers:

• Chicago Temple Corps Community Center, 1 N. Ogden

• Mayfair Community Church, 5020 N. Pulaski

• Freedom Center, 825 N. Christiana Avenue (lobby is open and water is available)

• Red Shield Center, 945 W. 69th Street

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