Town Offers Cooling Options July 28 to August 3

With the arrival of more hot weather the Town of Comox is offering cooling options from today until Tuesday next week to help beat the heat as follows:

1) Comox Community Centre Indoor Cooling Areas (1855 Noel Ave.): Wednesday until 6 pm, Thursday and Friday 6 am – 6 pm, Saturday and Sunday, 8 am – 1:45 pm, Tuesday 6 am – 9 pm;

2) Comox Fire Hall Outdoor Cooling Mist Station (1870 Noel Ave.): Located in front of the Fire Hall, daily 11 am – 5 pm, as well as a dog bowl for four-legged friends;

3) Comox Rotary Splash Park, Marina Park (127 Port Augusta St.): Open daily 10 am – 8 pm.

People are encouraged to drink plenty of water, even before feeling thirsty and to stay in cool places. Check on your loved ones and neighbours, especially seniors to make sure they are cool and drinking water. For more information on heat safety click here.