Released on July 8, 2012 - 9:01am
Jul 08

A heat advisory is in effect from 11AM until 8PM this evening for Anne Arundel/Baltimore City/Baltimore Co/Montgomery/Prince Georges/ Calvert/Charles/St Marys Counties. Heat index values around 105 degrees and maximum temps in upper 90's.

Mayor Craig A. Moe is pleased to announce there will be a Cooling Center open on Sunday, July 8, 2012 beginning at 10:00am at the Laurel Armory, 422 Montgomery Street. Due to the heat advisory that has been issued for the Laurel area, Mayor Moe will open a Cooling Center at this facility since it is equipped with two lounge areas, large TV screens, WiFi and gaming systems. Charging stations will be set up for electronics. Residents can also take advantage of the Greenview Drive Pool and Municipal Pool which both will open at 11am.

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