Charlottesville opens cooling centers

Source: MGN
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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- Charlottesville is opening several cooling centers to respond to this week's extreme heat.

Key Recreation Center at 800 East Market Street will be open from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

Tonsler Recreation Center at 501 Cherry Avenue will be open from 12 p.m. to 9 p.m. on weekdays, and 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday. It will not be open on Sunday.

The Central Branch of the Jefferson-Madison Regional Library, located at 201 E. Market Street, will be open from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. It is closed on Sunday.

Water will be available at all locations.

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