Cooling stations activated ahead of excessive heat warning, daytime homeless shelters open through end of September

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LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Due to an excessive heat warning that has been issued for the next few days across the Las Vegas valley, several cooling stations have been activated for those in need of a place to beat the heat.

The following sites will be open Thursday, July 30 – Saturday, August 1:

  • Courtyard Homeless Resource Center (1401 Las Vegas Blvd. North in Las Vegas)
    • Open 24 hours a day
  • Cambridge Recreation Center (3930 Cambridge Street in Las Vegas)
    • Open 7 a.m. – 6 p.m.
    • Closed Saturday
  • Downtown Recreation Center (105 W. Basic Road in Henderson)
    • Open 6 a.m. – 8 p.m. Thursday
    • Open 6 a.m. – 6 p.m. Friday
    • Open 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Saturday
  • SHARE Village Las Vegas (50 N. 21st Street in Las Vegas)
    • Open 8 a.m. – 9 a.m.
    • Open 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
    • Open for hydration only
  • American Legion Richard Springston Post 60 (1510 Bruce Woodbury Drive in Laughlin)
    • Open 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. on days with temperatures over 112 degrees
  • The Salvation Army Mesquite (742 Pioneer Boulevard, Suite D in Mesquite)
    • Open 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. Thursday
    • Open 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. Friday
    • Closed Saturday

Sites will have precautionary screening for COVID-19, and social distancing measures, along with mask requirements, will be in place.

Daytime shelters for the homeless will be open through September 30.

Locations:

  • Salvation Army (35 West Owens Avenue)
    • Open 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily (for adults)
    • Phone: (702) 701-5369
  • Shade Tree (1 West Owens Avenue)
    • Open 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily (for women and children)
    • Phone: (702) 385-0072

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