A Heat Advisory from the National Weather Service will be in effect Wednesday from 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. As a result, NIPSCO is reminding customers that as restoration efforts continue, they can contact 211 or their local municipal office for the latest information on the nearest cooling centers available to them.
Below is a current list of known cooling centers:
East Chicago: Heritage Hall 4506 Tod Ave. Open: 24 hours
Hammond: Civic Center, 5825 S. Sohl Ave. Open: 7 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Jean Sheppard Community Center, 3031 JF Mahoney Dr. Open: 7 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Gary: West Side High School, 9th and Gerry St. Open: 24 hours
Gary Area Career Center, 1800 East 35th Ave. Open: 24 hours
Calumet Township Trustee’s Multi-Purpose Center, 1900 W. 41st Ave. Open: 24 hours
Public Safety Facility, 555 Polk St. Open: 24 hours
Borman Square Pavilion, 750 Madison St. Open: 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Griffith: North Fire Station, 1601 N. Indiana
Franklin Center/YMCA (Room 107, 211 N. Griffith Blvd.
Town Hall (Lower level), 111 N. Broad St.
Merrillville: Town Hall, 7820 Broadway Ave. Open: 24 hours
Munster: Centennial Park Clubhouse, 900 N. Centennial Dr. Open: Tuesday, 5 p.m. -12 a.m.;
Wednesday 6 a.m. - TBD