Because of the oppressive heat predicted for Tuesday and Wednesday, the City of New Rochelle will extend hours of the for a cooling center.
The facility, located at 94 Davis Ave., will be open from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Additionally, the New Rochelle Public Library will be open Tuesday from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
The National Weather Service is forecasting a high near 95 for Tuesday. For Wednesday, the high is forecast to be 94.Let Patch save you time. Get great local stories just like this delivered right to your inbox or smartphone everyday with our free newsletter. Fast signup here.
The city reminds residents to avoid strenuous activity, especially outdoors, dress in light-color clothing, drink lots of water and eat light meals with fruits and vegetables.
The Doyle Center can be reached at 914-235-2363.