DUARTE SENIOR CENTER TO OPEN AS COOLING CENTER JULY 7 & 8 DURING HEATWAVE
DUARTE, CA, July 6, 2017 – To provide Duarte residents with relief from the heat over the next two days when temperatures are expected to break triple digits, the Duarte Senior Center facility will remain open to the public from 10:00 am until 7:00 pm Friday, July 7, 2017 through Saturday night July 8th. The facility, located at 1610 Huntington Drive next to the City pool, will be designated as the City’s official “Cooling Center.”
Services available for Duarte residents utilizing the City’s Cooling Center include open seating in the dining hall, lounge and TV room; restrooms; and drinking fountains. Meals and beverages will not be provided and must be furnished by the patrons visiting the Cooling Center.
If you plan to be outdoors, please take precautions to protect yourself from the sun and heat.
The Duarte Branch of the Los Angeles County Library, located at 1301 Buena Vista Street, is the official LA County designated “Cooling Center” for Duarte. They will be open as well from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm, Friday and 9:00 am to 5:00 pm on Saturday.
About the City of Duarte
The City of Duarte was incorporated on August 22, 1957. With integrity and transparency, the City provides exemplary public services in a caring and fiscally responsible manner with a commitment to our community’s future. For more information visit www.accessduarte.com or call (626) 357-7931. Follow the City of Duarte on several social media sites including Twitter @CityofDuarte, Facebook Facebook.com/duartecommunity, Instagram @city_of_duarte and LinkedIn.