With temperatures expected to spike next week, Los Angeles County will open cooling centers around the area on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday to give residents a place to escape the heat.
The centers will be open from noon to 6 p.m., and they will “operate in compliance with physical distancing and other safety criteria” due to the coronavirus pandemic.
The county cooling centers are located at:
— Ruben F. Salazar Park, 3864 Whittier Blvd., East Los Angeles;
— Valleydale Park, 5525 N. Lake Ellen Ave., Azusa;
— El Cariso Community Regional Park, 13100 Hubbard St., Sylmar;
— Loma Alta Park, 3330 Lincoln Ave., Altadena;
— Stevenson Ranch Library, 25950 The Old Road;
— Quartz Hill Library, 5040 W. Avenue M-2;
— Jackie Robinson Park, 8773 E. Avenue R, Sun Village; and
— Grace T. Black Auditorium, 3130 Tyler Ave., El Monte.
Available locations may change, and a current list is available at ready.lacounty.gov/heat, or by calling 211.