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Seal Beach opens cooling centers to handle heat wave

As a result of the upcoming heat wave in Southern California, the City of Seal Beach has opened two cooling centers. The cooling centers will be open today, Monday, August 17, 2020 through Sunday, August 23, 2020.

Marina Community Center
Location: 151 Marina Drive, Seal Beach, CA
Hours of Operation: Monday through Sunday, 11:00 am to 6:00 pm
Amenities: Air Conditioning, Water, Tables and Chairs

Seal Beach Tennis Center
Location: 3900 Lampson Avenue, Seal Beach, CA
Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 9:00 pm
Saturday and Sunday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Amenities: Air Conditioning, Water, Television, Tables and Chairs

Social distancing practices will be in effect and face coverings are required inside the cooling centers.

Although cooling centers are scheduled to close on Sunday, August 23, 2020, the City of Seal Beach may reopen them the following week if the heat and humidity remain.

For updated information, follow the Seal Beach Police Department on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter @sealbeachpolice.

For questions about the cooling centers, please contact Corporal Joe Garcia at (562) 799-4100 ext. 1145 or [email protected].

This article was released by the Seal Beach Police Department.