Cooling Centers Will Open Through The Weekend

Posted: August 12, 2016

FRESNO – The National Weather Service in Hanford has forecasted that the high temperature in Fresno will be at or above 105 degrees tomorrow, Saturday, August 13th and Sunday 14th, which means the City of Fresno will open its cooling centers through the weekend. The centers will be open from 12:00 to 8:00 p.m.

Cooling centers will be open at the following locations:

  • 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.
  • Romain Neighborhood Park, 745 N. First

In addition, the City’s FAX bus system will provide free transportation along normal routes to and from cooling center sites when the centers are open. To ride free, residents must indicate they are traveling to a cooling center.

Individuals should refer to the FAX schedule to determine the final evening departure time for buses providing service near cooling center locations. The FAX schedule is available on the City’s website here.

Please note that the following City of Fresno swimming pools are also free for recreational swim from 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. tomorrow:

  • Airways, 5440 E. Shields
  • Frank H. Ball, 760 Mayor
  • Mary Ella Brown, 1350 E. Annadale
  • Mosqueda, 4870 E. Butler

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