Cooling Centers Across The Metro Area Will Keep You Safe During Extreme Heat

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Keep cool during extreme heat conditions in and around the Detroit area. Also, many cities will distribute water and dry ice. Cooling centers are listed below.

Check you local city web site to find a cooling center or water distribution center close to your home.

City of Detroit

Below is a list of cooling centers. For more information, please contact the Detroit Department of Health and Wellness Promotion Office of Emergency and Public Health Preparedness at (313) 876-4300.

Recreation Centers

Crowell Recreation Center Coleman A. Young Recreation Center

16630 Lahser

2751 Robert Bradby Dr.

(313) 628-2028 (313) 628-2039
Mon.-Fri. 11 a.m. – 7 p.m

Farwell Recreation Center

Patton Recreation Center
2781 E. Outer Drive

2301 Woodmere
(313) 628-2028 (313) 628-2001
Mon.-Fri. 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Most Detroit Public Libraries


Mayor William R. Wild announces that in response to the extreme heat, temperatures in the 90′s and nearing 100 degrees, the City of Westland has opened several cooling centers around the city.


Ford Community & Performing Arts Center, 15801 Michigan Ave

Weekdays 5:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m., Saturdays 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. and Sundays 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Henry Ford Centennial Library, 16301 Michigan Ave

Monday-Thursday 9:30 a.m. – 8:30 p.m., Friday, 9:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Closed Saturday and Sunday

Bryant Branch Library, 22100 Michigan Ave., and Esper Branch Library, 12929 W. Warren Ave.

Remaining business hours this week: Thursday and Friday 12:30 p.m..-5:30 p.m.

Oakland County:

Cooling centers /health

City of Royal Oak

Meininger Senior Community Center, 3500 Marais Avenue and the Salter Community Center, 1545 E Lincoln Avenue, as cooling centers. 9:00 am until 9: 00pm on Friday.

West Bloomfield :

Jewish Community Center 6600 W. Maple 9-6 7-7 and 7-8


Heat Advisory in Effect through Saturday


Washtenaw County Public Health promotes health and prevents disease and injury in our community. The Public Health Emergency Preparedness program maintains local response plans; coordinates with community partners; and provides official information and training. Visit Public Health online at http:// publichealth.ewashtenaw.orgor call 734-544-6700.

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