MORRISTOWN, NJ -  With the heat wave expected to continue this week, the town has announced that cooling centers in town will be open through Friday July 6 so people can escape the high temperatures.

The Morristown Fire House, 161 Speedwell Avenue will be open from 8am - 6pm. In addition to the firehouse, the Morristown Senior Center at Town Hall will be open from 8:30am - 4:30pm.

The Town is reminding residents that the high heat is dangerous as well as uncomfortable. They are asking residents and community members to take precautions to keep as cool as possible throughout the warm summer months. If possible, stay out of the sun, avoid strenuous activity, drink plenty of water and wear lightweight clothing.

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