2019-06-06 14:15
Senior Services Center is Cooling Center
Jun 06, 2019

Cooling Centers Open

When high temperatures and humidity are forecast, residents are encouraged to avoid the potential for suffering from heat-related illnesses.  In particular, the elderly are susceptible to the extreme heat; it is suggested that time spent outside be limited and strenuous activity be avoided.  Oak Park has free local cooling centers with varying hours:

Extended hours may be available depending on weather conditions.  The Oak Park Police Department's non-emergency number is 708-386-3800.  More information on how to deal with the heat may be found by emailing the Oak Park Health Department at or searching the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website.