Office of Mayor William Peduto
City Opens Four Regional Warming Centers, Reminds People To Stay Inside If Possible

PITTSBURGH, PA (Feb. 19, 2015) The City of Pittsburgh has opened four regional warming centers today to help residents through dangerously low temperatures and wind chills.

The centers are:

  • Greenfield Senior Center, 745 Greenfield Ave.

  • Homewood Senior Center, 7321 Frankstown Ave.

  • Sheraden Senior Center, 720 Sherwood Ave.

  • South Side Market House Senior Center, 12th St. & Bingham St.

The four centers are open from 8 a.m. - 7 p.m. today and tomorrow, February 20.

All Pittsburgh police and other emergency personnel will be asked to check on homeless individuals, advise them of the extreme cold, and if necessary transport them to shelters or warming centers. Animal Control will also enforce city law prohibiting pets from being left outside during the extreme weather.

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