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Excessive Heat Warning: Safety Tips and Cooling Center Information

Post Date:07/18/2019 9:05 AM

 

An Excessive Heat Warning has been issued by the National Weather Service for Elk Grove Village and much of the surrounding area starting at 12 p.m. today and in effect until 7 p.m. on Saturday. Heat indices will climb in excess of 105 degrees for much of the area. Very warm overnight temperatures will offer little relief from the heat and humidity. We advise that the public follow the safety tips identified below by the National Weather Service and to use the designated cooling centers listed below if you are need temporary cooling during this time of dangerous heat.

 

 

The following sites are available for those needing temporary cooling:

THE ELK GROVE VILLAGE MUNICIPAL CENTER
Address: 901 WELLINGTON
Phone: 847-439-3900
The Police Department area of the Municipal Complex is open 24 hours a day/7 days a week for cooling relief.

ELK GROVE PUBLIC LIBRARY
Address: 1001 WELLINGTON
Phone: 847-439-0447
Hours Below:
Monday-Thursday: 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Friday & Saturday: 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Sunday: 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

ELK GROVE VILLAGE PARK DISTRICT PAVILION
Address: 1000 WELLINGTON
Phone: 847-437-3494
The Pavilion is open from 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

THE HATTENDORF CENTER
Address: 225 E. ELK GROVE BLVD.
Phone: 847-364-7224
Hours Below:
Monday-Thursday: 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday:  Closed

KENNETH YOUNG CENTER
Address: 1001 Rohlwing Rd.
Phone: 847-524-8800
Hours Below:
Monday–Thursday: 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m
Friday & Saturday:  9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Sunday:  Closed

ELK GROVE TOWNSHIP
Address: 2400 S. Arlington Hts. Rd., Arlington Heights, IL
Phone: 847-437-0300
Hours Below:
Monday–Friday: 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday:  Closed

SCHAUMBURG TOWNSHIP
Address: 1 Illinois Blvd., Hoffman Estates, IL
Phone: 847-884-0030
Hours Below:
Monday–Thursday:  8:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m. to  8:00 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday:  Closed

 

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