HICKSVILLE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Several public buildings on Long Island will serve as cooling centers this week.
Nassau County Executive Laura Curran is encouraging seniors and parents of young children to use them to help beat the heat.READ MORE: 2nd Former Aide Accuses Gov. Andrew Cuomo Of Sexual Harassment, Governor Requests Independent Review
Cooling centers can be found at the following locations:READ MORE: COVID Vaccine In New York: Mayor De Blasio Says NYC Is On Track To Vaccinate Half A Million New Yorkers Per Week
- Cantiague Park Administration Office – 480 W John St, Hicksville, NY
Open 9 a.m. – 11 p.m.
- Wantagh Administration Building – 1 King Rd, Wantagh, NY
Open 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
- Mitchel Field Administration Building – 1 Charles Lindbergh Blvd, Uniondale, NY
Open 8 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Masks will be required and all other COVID-19 safety protocols will be followed.
There will be 160 cooling centers open in New York City starting Sunday.MORE NEWS: NYPD: Good Samaritan Killed, 3 Hurt In Stabbing Linked To Illegal Brooklyn Gambling Den
Health experts urge the public to check in on vulnerable relatives and neighbors.