With metro temperatures expected to be in the 90s over the next week, the Salvation Army is opening up cooling centers for those needing a break from the heat and humidity.
Cooling stations will be open Saturday and Sunday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Monday through next Friday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the following locations:
-Kroc Center, 2825 Y Street
-North Corps, 2424 Pratt Street
-Lied Renaissance Center, 3612 Cuming Street
-715 North 16th Street, Council Bluffs (hours may vary, call ahead at 712-328-2088
The Salvation Army is in need of donations of new fans and bottled water or money to purchase these items. To donate online, log on to GiveSalvationArmy.org. Bottled water and new fans may be dropped off at The Salvation Army, 3612 Cuming Street.