Cooling centers in Chesapeake

Posted at 10:43 AM, Jul 26, 2012

Cooling centers are available in Chesapeake for those who are in need.

In response to the National Weather Service’s issuance of a Heat Advisory for today, the City of Chesapeake reminds residents that facilities are available for cooling.

All city library branches are open today until 8:00 p.m. All city community centers are open today until 8:00 p.m.

The above facilities provide air conditioning, water, and drinking fountains; however, no additional special services are provided.

Residents with heat-related medical concerns should contact their family physician, or in the case of emergency, dial 911 for assistance.

Residents with questions may call the Customer Contact Center at 382-CITY during the hours of 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.