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City Health Division Issues Heat Advisory


PATERSON, NJ – With temperatures forecast for the 90s this week, the Paterson division of health has issued the following heat advisory information:

For Paterson Cooling Center information please call:  Cooling Center hot line 973.321.1277 ext. 2757

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1. Where you can go to cool down:

Paterson Public Library – 250 Broadway

Telephone # 973.321.1223

OPEN:  Monday – Thursday 9 – 8 p.m.

Friday & Saturday 9 – 5 p.m.

Totowa Branch Library – 405 Union Avenue

Telephone # 973.942.7198

OPEN:  Tuesday 12 - 8 p.m., Monday, Wednesday & Thursday 9 – 5 p.m. & Saturday 9 – 5 p.m.

South Paterson Branch Library - 930 Main Street

Telephone # 973.357.3020

OPEN:  Monday 12 - 8 p.m., Tuesday – Thursday 9 – 5 p.m. & Saturday 9 – 5 p.m.

Division of Senior Services  – Riverside Vets Bldg. – 165 5th Ave.

Telephone # 973.653.5932

OPEN:  Monday – Friday 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

2.  Remember:  you can go to cool down during shopping,  movie theaters and/or your local places of worship. Please drink plenty of fluids, water in particular and check on our seniors, medically/physically fragile,friends, family and neighbors! 

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