Cooling Center to Open in Elk Grove

Press Release

Press Release - Cooling Center to Open in Elk Grove

Posted: 06/20/2022

For Immediate Release

Wackford Center to be Open Daily through June 27 from Noon to 8 p.m.

Elk Grove, CA – In response to excessive heat temperatures forecasted this week, the City of Elk Grove and Cosumnes Community Services District will open a cooling center tomorrow through Monday, June 21-27, for residents who may lack shelter or adequate home cooling systems.

The cooling center will be located at the Wackford Community Center at 9014 Bruceville Road. Hours of operation will be Noon to 8 p.m. The space will offer seating, water, and air-conditioning.

Visitors to the cooling center will be required to wear face coverings. Masks will be provided to those who need them. The facility cannot accommodate pets.

For the latest updates on conditions from the National Weather Service and safety tips to protect against heat related illness, visit

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