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9/5/2018 - City of Bridgeport Heat Advisory Remains in Effect-- Cooling Centers open Throughout the Day


Mayor Joseph P. Ganim
Bridgeport, CT

For Immediate Release
September 5, 2018

For More Information:
Dalmarys Matos (203) 576-7201
dalmarys.matos@bridgeportct.gov

Press Release

City of Bridgeport Heat Advisory Remains in Effect-- Cooling Centers open Throughout the Day
All Bridgeport Public Libraries and Senior Centers, Greater Bridgeport Transit Bus Terminal Open as Cooling Shelters During the Day


Bridgeport, CT – The City of Bridgeport heat advisory remains in effect today, September 5, 2018. Additional heat advisories may be needed for Thursday. This means all Bridgeport public library branches and senior centers as well as the Greater Bridgeport Transit Terminal will be open during the day as cooling centers for anyone in need during the extreme hot temperatures expected to impact the region for today.

Air quality control alerts are in effect anytime the temperature is above 92 degrees, or the National Weather Service has issued a ‘Heat Advisory’.
Cooling Centers are open during the day at the following locations and times:

  1. Bridgeport Transit- 1 Cross Street - 203-330-0657
    8am through 8pm- Daily
  2. Bridgeport Library Downtown- 925 Broad St- 203-576-7400
    Sun Mon Tues Wed Thu Fri Sat
    Closed 10a – 6p 10a – 8p 12p – 8p 12 – 8p 10a – 5p 10a – 5p
  3. Black Rock Library- 2705 Fairfield Ave 203-576-7025
    Sun Mon Tues Wed Thu Fri Sat
    CLOSED 10a – 6p 12a – 8p 10a – 6p 10a – 8p 10a – 5p 10a – 5p
  4. Newfield Branch Library- 1277 Stratford Ave. 203-576-7828
    (new location)
    Sun Mon Tues Wed Thu Fri Sat
    CLOSED 10a – 6p 10a –6p 11a – 7p 11a – 7p 10a– 5p 10a – 5p
  5. North Branch Library- 3455 Madison Ave- 203-576-7003
    Sun Mon Tues Wed Thu Fri Sat
    CLOSED 10a – 6p 12p – 8p 10a –6p 12p – 8p 10a – 5p 10a – 5p
  6. Senior Centers (Open only weekdays):
    • East Side Senior Center- 1057 East Main St Bridgeport, CT (9:00am-3:00pm)
    • Black Rock Senior Center- 2676 Fairfield Ave Bridgeport, CT (9:00am-3:00pm)
    • Ella Jackson Senior Center - 52 George Pipkin Way Bridgeport CT (9:00am-3:00pm)

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