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CLEVELAND (WJW) — With a heat dome over Northeast Ohio, several communities have set up cooling centers.


Cooling centers will continue Thursday, from 11:30 a.m. through 10 p.m.

Locations include:

  • Zelma George Neighborhood Resource & Recreation Center: 3155 Martin L. King Boulevard
  • Collinwood Neighborhood Resource & Recreation Center: 16300 Lakeshore Boulevard 
  • Halloran Skating Rink: 3550 W. 117th Street
  • Kovacic Neighborhood Resource & Recreation Center: 6250 Street Clair Avenue 
  • Michael Zone Neighborhood Resource & Recreation Center: 6301 Lorain Avenue
  • Sterling Neighborhood Resource & Recreation Center: 1380 E. 32nd Street  
  • Frederick Douglass Neighborhood Resource & Recreation Center: 15401 Miles Avenue  
  • Glenville Neighborhood Resource & Recreation Center: 680 East 113th Street

The city confirmed scheduled activities at these locations are still taking place. Anyone with questions can call 216-664-2325. 

Cleveland’s Oak Street Health is opening up its clinics as cooling centers for the general public. Here are the locations:

  • 6410 Broadway Ave.
  • 10688 Lorain Ave.
  • 10553 St. Clair Ave.
  • 16888 Harvard Ave.


Residents seeking refuge from the heat can head to four community centers Thursday hours are 8:30 a.m.-9 p.m.

Locations include:

  • Lawton Street Community Center: 1225 Lawton Street
  • Mason Park Community Center: 700 E. Exchange Street
  • Patterson Park Community Center: 800 Patterson Avenue
  • Summit Lake Community Center: 380 W. Crosier Street

The city says that all other community centers are keeping normal hours, but are available for those to come and cool off inside.


The city is offering a cooling center for those in need. The Garaux Park Shelter, at 380113th Street Southwest is open 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursday. SARTA transportation is available.


Holmes County has established cooling shelters with charging stations to help residents. All the facilities will have air conditioning, restrooms and water.

Here are the locations:

Grace Church, 5850 County Road 77, Berlin, OH  44610:

Wednesday, 6/15/2022 from 1 pm-4 pm

Thursday – TBD

Holmes County Commissioners Office, 2 Court Street, Millersburg, OH 44654:

Wednesday, 6/15/2022 from 1 pm – 4 pm

Thursday – TBD

Ripley Church, 12286 County Road 330, Big Prairie, OH:

Wednesday, 6/15/2022 from 1 pm – 4 pm

Thursday – TBD