Cooling Centers Activated During Heat Wave
This week's storms weren't enough to beat the heat. Several cooling center locations will be open around mid-Michigan. Video by fox47news.comvideo
Lansing's emergency management office has declared an Orange alert, meaning cooling centers in mid-Michigan will be open Friday.
We've listed a couple of centers here. That includes the Gateway North Elementary School in St. Johns. In DeWittl, the memorial building is also serving as a cooling center.
Both are being staffed by the Red Cross.
Jackson Community College will also have one - it is the commons area of the Potter Center. It'll be open Friday from eight a.m. to nine p.m.
The other is the William Atkinson Hall library. It opens at 7:30, and will close at five p.m.
You can find a cooling center near you by dialing 2-1-1.