HARTFORD — In preparation for the heat wave heading to the state, Hartford officials have opened several cooling centers.
Mayor Pedro Segarra on Monday announced that Public Library branches are open from Monday through Thursday.
Temperature are expected to reach up to 90-degrees with humid conditions.
“These cooling centers are available to anyone in need of a place to escape the heat and humidity. Please stay cool and remember to look after your relatives and neighbors,” Segarra said.
- North End Senior Center, 80 Coventry Street, 8:30am-5:00pm
- South End Wellness Center, 830 Maple Avenue, 8:30am-5:00pm
- Parkville Senior Center, 11 New Park Avenue, 8:30am-3:30pm
- Hispanic Health Council, 175 Main Street, 8:30am-4:30pm
- Hispanic Senior Center, 45 Wadsworth Street, 8:30am-4:30pm
Hartford Public Library branches are also available for residents and visitors:
- Hartford Downtown Public Library, 500 Main Street, 10:00am to 8:00pm
- Albany Library Branch, 1250 Albany Avenue, 12:30pm to 5:30pm
- Barbour Branch, 281 Barbour Street, 12:30pm to 5:30pm
- Camp Field Branch, 30 Campfield Avenue, 12:30pm to 5:30pm
- Mark Twain Branch, 55 Forest Street, 12:30pm to 5:30pm
- Park Branch, 744 Park Street, 12:30pm to 5:30pm
- SANDS/Ropkins, 1750 Main Street, 12:30pm to 5:30pm
- Goodwin, 460 New Britain Avenue, 12:30pm to 7:30pm
- Blue Hills Branch, 649 Blue Hills Avenue, 12:30pm to 7:30pm