Stay cool during the high heat that continues through the week. Many areas will have cooling centers for emergencies. Look at our growing listing below and click here for more info.
If you do not have air conditioning in your home, seek public spaces that do – shopping centers, libraries, etc, according to a press release from Ulster County Emergency Management.
Additionally, the following locations will be open as cooling stations:
Family of Woodstock, 16 Rock City Road from 9:30 a.m to 9:30 p.m.
Town of Lloyd Town Hall, 12 Church St., Highland
Town of Wawarsing Town Hall, 108 Canal St., Ellenville, noon to 4 p.m. each day this week, except Wednesday when it will be open 2-4 p.m.
Rosendale Recreation Center, Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ulster County Community Action, 70 Lindsley Ave., Kingston.
City of Newburgh
Activity Center, Delano-Hitch Recreation Park, 401 Washington St., Newburgh, NY 12550 Open 8:30 am – 9:00 pm from Tuesday (7/16) – Friday (7/19) Contact: City Hall Executive’s Office (845) 569-7301
City of Port Jervis
Recreation Center, 134 Pike St., Port Jervis, NY 12771 Open 9:00 am – 6:00 pm on Tuesday (7/16), additional days as needed Contact: Anna (845) 858-4017
Town of Crawford
Town Hall, 121 State Route 302, Pine Bush, NY 12566 Open 8:00 am – 4:30 pm from Tuesday (7/16) – Thursday (7/18) Open 8:30 am to 12:00 pm (noon) on Friday (7/19) Contact: Town Clerk Kelly Eskew (845) 744-2020
Village of Walden
Municipal Building, 1 Municipal Square, Walden, NY 12586 Open 24 hours from Tuesday (7/16) – Friday (7/19) Contact: Jon Revella (845) 629-4473 Note: Water fountains, vending machines, wi-fi available on-site
Central Nyack Community Center, 58 Waldron Ave., Central Nyack, 845-358-2500.
Congers Community Center, 6 Gilchrest Road, Congers, 845-268-9700.
Pascack Community Center, 87 New Clarkstown Road, Nanuet, 845-371-6650.
Street Community Center, 31 Zukor Road, New City, 845-634-3039.
Ramapo Town Hall, 237 Route 59, Airmont, 845-357-5100.
St. Lawrence Center, 115 Torne Valley Road, Hillburn, 845-753-2324.
Haverstraw Town Hall, 1 Rosman Road, Garnerville, 845-429-2200.
Orangetown Town Hall, 26 Orangeburg Road, Orangeburg.
Orangetown Police Department, 26 Orangeburg Road, Orangeburg,845-359-3700.
Stony Point Town Hall, 74 E. Main St., 845-786-2716.
Stony Point Community Center, Rho building, Patriot Hills Complex, 19 Clubhouse Lane, 845-947-5261.
Stony Point Police Department, emergency response room, 79 Route 210, 24 hours.
Village Hall, 9 N. Broadway, 845-358-0548.
Nyack Senior Center, 90 Depew Ave.
Village Hall, 282 S. Broadway, 845-358-0287.
Village Hall, 31 Mountain Ave., 845-357-2036.
Community Center, 50 W. Broad St., 845-429-0300.
Village Hall, 478 Piermont Ave., 845-359-1258.
Community Room, 61 Washington Ave., 845-357-2600.
The police station, also at 61 Washington Ave., 24 hours.
Village Hall, 200 N. Main St., 845-517-1128.
Kurtz Civic Center, board room, 9 N. Main St.
To help residents cope with the soaring temperatures, The Westchester County Health Department offers a 24-hour *stay cool* information line, (914) 813-5620 which provides tips on how to stay cool in the heat and identifies cooling centers.