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24 Apr 2015
25 Apr 2015
Keep cool this week
Want to stay cool when the mercury approaches 100?
Multnomah County is opening up its special Cooling Centers starting on Sunday, to provide a safe place for fragile seniors who might not fare well in a heat wave.
The centers will remain open at least through Thursday, July 17.
Heres the centers:
Northeast Portland: Hollywood Senior Center, 1820 N.E. 40th Ave., 503-288-8303; Sunday, 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Monday through Thursday, 8:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Downtown: Meals on Wheels People (Elm Court), 1032 S.W. Main St.; 503-953-8204; Sunday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Monday to Thursday, 8:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
North Portland: Pioneer United Methodist Church, 7528 N. Charleston Ave.; Tuesday and Wednesday 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.
East County: Ambleside Meals on Wheels People, Multnomah County East Building, 600 N.E. 8th St., Gresham, 503-953-8201; Sunday, 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., Monday to Thursday, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
For information on Cooling Centers in your community, call 503-988-3646.
Steve Law can be reached at 503-546-5139 or email@example.com.
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