The City of White Rock will operate a cooling centre and a misting station beginning Tuesday, Aug.16 in response to warm weather forecasted. Locations are open to the public as follows:
- White Rock Community Centre, 15154 Russell Avenue, will operate starting Tuesday, Aug.16 from 8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. An air-conditioned space, chairs, and bottled water will be provided.
- The corner of Russell Avenue and Johnston Road will have a cooling/misting station in operation starting Aug.16 from 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Guests can sit and cool off under a tent, and will be provided with bottled water, cold compresses, fans, sunscreen, first aid, and access to a water mister.
For heat status updates and information on how to stay cool and safe, visit whiterockcity.ca/heatevent.