2021 Rock County cooling sites to beat the heat
Daytime locations available for public access where citizens can escape the warm temps.
MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) - Temperatures in the area have been skyrocketing, and Rock County has released their “cooling sites” list to use when the heat becomes unbearable.
A cooling site is a daytime location available for public access, where citizens can escape the heat and take a break as needed.
The cooling sites will only be open as long as the forecasted temperatures and/or real temperatures exceed 90 degrees in Rock County.
Beloit Public Library- 605 Eclipse Street- Open 9:30 a.m. - 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Friday and 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Saturday.
Edgerton Public Library- 101 Albion Street - Open 10 a.m- 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday.
Hedberg Public Library - 316 Main Street - Open 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday, 9 a.m.- 8 p.m.
Orfordville Village Hall – 303 E. Beloit Street – Open 7 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Brodhead City Hall – 1111 W. 2nd Avenue – Open 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Brodhead Police Department - 1004 W. Exchange Street- Open 24/7.
City of Milton City Hall – 710 S. Janesville St. – Open 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. Monday - Thursday, 8 a.m. - 12:00 noon on Friday.
Milton Public Library – 430 E. High St. – Open 10 a.m. - 8 p.m. Monday- Tuesday, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Wednesday - Friday, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. on Saturday and 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. on Sunday.
The Gathering Place – 715 Campus St. – 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. Monday - Friday.
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