LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Los Angeles County will open eight cooling centers, starting Wednesday, to give residents a place to escape the region’s second major heat wave of the year.

The centers will be open from noon to 6 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday and will operate in compliance with measures in place to prevent the spread of coronavirus.

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County cooling centers are located at:

  • Ruben F. Salazar Park, 3864 Whittier Blvd., Los Angeles;
  • Valleydale Park, 5525 N. Lake Ellen Ave., Azusa;
  • Mary M. Bethune Park, 1244 E. 61st St., Los Angeles;
  • El Cariso Community Regional Park, 13100 Hubbard St., Sylmar;
  • South Whittier Library, 11543 Colima Road;
  • Loma Alta Park, 3330 Lincoln Ave., Altadena;
  • Jackie Robinson Park, 8773 E Avenue R, Sun Village; and
  • Buena Vista Branch Library (City Facility), 300 N. Buena Vista St., Burbank.
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Available locations could change, and the county has advised people to get the latest information online or by calling 211.

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