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Bracing For A Heatwave: Cooling Centers, Pools Open In Fresno

With triple-digit heat forecast for the weekend, the city of Fresno will open cooling centers  starting on Friday.

The cooling centers are expected to be open from noon to 8 p.m. through Wednesday, city officials said. 

Monday could reach a scorching 111 degrees.

The following locations will serve as cooling centers:

-- Ted C. Wills Community Center, 770 N. San Pablo

-- Frank H. Ball Neighborhood Center, 760 Mayor

-- Mosqueda Community Center, 4670 E. Butler

-- Pinedale Community Center, 7170 N. San Pablo

City officials say the FAX bus system will provide free transportation along normal routes to and from cooling center sites. 

Free swimming will also be available at the Airways from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.; the Mosqueda from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.; Frank H. Ball from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.; and Mary Ella Brown from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

 

 

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