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Cooling centers open Wednesday as temperatures remain in triple digits

Posted at 11:08 AM, Aug 15, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-19 06:50:01-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - Cooling centers around the County will be open Saturday and Sunday to provide relief for residents as the temperatures climb into the triple digits.

Ten centers around the County will be open Saturday and nine will be open Sunday, including three locations in Bakersfield. Here is a complete list of locations open and closed in the San Joaquin and Kern River Valley for those two days.

SAN JOAQUIN AND KERN RIVER VALLEY

    • Arvin - Arvin Community Center, 800 Walnut Drive - OPEN
    • Bakersfield - East Bakersfield Veterans Building, 2101 Ridge Road - OPEN
    • Bakersfield - The Mission at Kern County, 816 E. 21st Street - OPEN
    • Bakersfield - Rasmussen Senior Center, 115 E. Roberts Lane - OPEN
    • Lake Isabella - Kern River Valley Senior Center, 6405 Lake Isabella Boulevard - CLOSED
    • Maricopa - Gusher Hall, 271 California Street - OPEN
    • McFarland - McFarland Veterans Center, 103 W Sherwood Ave - OPEN
    • Shafter - Walker Senior Center, 505 Sunset Avenue - OPEN
    • Taft - Taft Veterans Building, 213 Taylor Street - OPEN

    MOUNTAIN

    • Frazier Park - Frazier Park Recreation Building, 3801 Park Drive - CLOSED

    DESERT

    • California City - Strata Center, 10350 Heather Avenue - OPEN
    • Mojave - Mojave Veterans Building, 15580 O Street - CLOSED
    • Rosamond - Hummel Community Building, 2500 20th Street - OPEN

    The locations open from 1 p.m. until 8 p.m.