COOLING CENTER EXTENDED TO INCLUDE MONDAY JULY 25th
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Jennifer Johnson (Office) 410-219-3947 (Cell) 410-251-5379
COOLING CENTER IN WICOMICO COUNTY
EXTENDED TO INCLUDE MONDAY JULY 25th
(July 21, 2022 Salisbury, MD) A cooling center will be opened at the Danang Room starting TODAY at the Wicomico County Civic Center on Thursday, July 21st from 11:00am-7:30pm, Saturday, July 23rd from 12pm-7pm and Sunday, July 24th from 11:00am-7:30pm. Temperatures will remain high on Monday so the cooling center will remain open Monday July 25, 2022 from 11:00am-7:00pm.
The Civic Center is located at 500 Glen Avenue Salisbury, MD 21804. Masks are preferred but not required. Residents will need to bring their own mask, food, beverages, and medications. Please be sure to social distance while at the cooling center. Pets are permitted, but will be sheltered separately by Animal Control at the Humane Society and returned to the owner before the cooling center closes for the day. Anyone needing transportation to the Civic Center should call Shore Transit at 443-260-2300 (select “dispatch” option).
The MAC Inc., Senior Center will be open Thursday, July 21st, 2022 from 8:00am- 4:30pm as a cooling center for residents ages 55 and over. MAC is located at 909 Progress Circle, Salisbury, MD 21804.
For additional information about cooling centers in Wicomico County, call 211. For more information on heat and summer safety, visit the Wicomico County Health Department’s website at www.wicomicohealth.org and follow @WicomicoHealth on Facebook and Twitter for regular updates.
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