With temperatures expected to reach record-breaking highs this week, the AMERICAN LEGION POST 134 at 2104 NE ALBERTA ST. is providing a COOLING CENTER to help senior citizens, people with disabilities and people with other health conditions stay safe.
The Cooling Center at the American Legion will open August 1, at 10:30 a.m. and will stay open until at least Friday.
Pets and children are welcome at the Legion. Air conditioning, water, electrolyte drinks and first aid will be provided. Medical Personnel will be available on-site.
The American Legion staff would appreciate donated supplies, such as ice packs, coolers, and powdered Gatorade.
If you have questions about the cooling center or about donation of supplies, please call the American Legion at 503-284-7272.
For more information and a list of other cooling centers in the area, visit: multco.us/multnomah-