Columbus Recreation and Parks To Open Certain Centers Early Wednesday to Continue To Help Neighborhoods Beat the Heat
Columbus Recreation and Parks
will continue to provide regular activities at community centers to give
residents a place to cool off during Wednesday’s forecasted extreme heat. Five
community centers will be open early beginning at 9 a.m.
Community Center, 1184 Barnett Rd. Columbus, OH 43227
Community Center, 247 N. Ohio Ave. Columbus, OH 43203
Franklin Community Center, 2801 Lockbourne Rd. Columbus, OH 43207
Community Center, 455 S. Westgate Ave. Columbus, OH 43204
Community Center, 3923 N. High St. Columbus, OH 43214
All other community
centers will be open regular hours
Seniors in need
of fans should contact LifeCare Alliance at 614-278-3130.
Health reminds residents of ways to stay healthy and safe in hot weather:
plenty of water – do not wait until you are thirsty.
inside in air conditioning whenever possible. If you do not have an air
conditioner, use movie theatres, malls, libraries and other public places that
beverages with alcohol, caffeine and sugar because they will dehydrate you.
lightweight, light colored clothing and a hat.
in the shade.
your outdoor activity to morning and evening hours.