PRESS RELEASES

City to Activate Cooling Centers This Weekend

UPDATE: Cooling centers will now be open on Sunday as well.

PITTSBURGH, PA (July 18, 2019) With an Excessive Heat Watch in effect in Pittsburgh starting at noon tomorrow, a select number of Citiparks Healthy Active Living Centers will serve as cooling centers from Friday through Sunday.

Healthy Active Living (Senior Community) Centers:

HOURS:          Friday, July 19: 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. 

                        Saturday, July 20, and Sunday, July 21: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. 

LOCATIONS:            

  • Greenfield Healthy Active Living (Senior) Center, 745 Greenfield Avenue  412.422.6551 

  • Homewood Healthy Active Living (Senior) Center, 7321 Frankstown Avenue  412.244.4190 

  • West End Healthy Active Living (Senior) Center, 80 Wabash Avenue  412.937.3068 

Outdoor swimming pools are open, weather permitting. A list of outdoor pools can be found here.

Spray Parks are also open daily, weather permitting. A list of spray park facilities can be found here.

 

Published

07.18.2019

Contacts

Timothy McNulty
Communications Director
Mayor's Office
412-660-1999
timothy.mcnulty@pittsburghpa.gov