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Chicago-Area Cooling Centers Offer Residents Chance to Beat the Heat
As temperatures soar during an Excessive Heat Warning, cooling centers will be open across the Chicago area

Thursday, July 18, 2019
NBC 5 Chicago
by Brea Thompson

Chicago-Area Cooling Centers Offer Residents Chance to Beat the Heat

As temperatures soar during an Excessive Heat Warning, cooling centers will be open across the Chicago area

By Brea Thompson

Published Jul 17, 2019 at 5:54 PM | Updated at 11:23 PM CDT on Jul 17, 2019

A potentially dangerous heat wave is set to impact the Chicago area, and residents are being given plenty of options if they need a place to cool off.

When the temperatures rise to dangerous levels, it's important to stay safe and to know where you can escape the heat. Cooling centers will be open in Chicago and surrounding suburban counties:

Illinois Cooling Centers Search

Cook County

DeKalb County

DuPage County

Grundy County

Kane County

Kendall County

Lake County

McHenry County

Will County

Remember, you can find a cooling center near you with the state of Illinois' cooling center finder tool.



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