Rest Stations for Extreme Weather Relief - Northumberland County

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Description
Description (Service) When Environment Canada issues an extreme heat or cold alert, rest areas are available to residents for relief from extreme weather conditions. These can include public buildings such as libraries or community centres during regular business hours. Other buildings such as malls or cinemas that have air conditioning/heating could also be used.  
 
Contact your local municipality before visiting as locations and hours may be extended or limited depending on season and conditions * hours subject to change without notice and locations may be closed on holidays.  
 
The following are suggested locations open during normal operating hours:
 
 
Town of Cobourg 
Overnight Warming Room: St Peter's Anglican Church, 240 College St - Mon-Sun 8 pm-8 am. Dec 13, 2021-Mar 31,2022 
 
Cooling stations: 
Victoria Hall Lobby - 55 King St W. Mon- Fri 8 am-5pm, Sat 12 noon-4 pm 
Cobourg Community Centre - 750 D'Arcy St. Mon- Fri 8 am-7 pm, Sat & Sun 10 am-5 pm. Closed on long weekends 
Cobourg Public Library - 200 Ontario St. Mon-Wed 12 noon-8 pm, Thu, Fri 10 am-2 pm, Sat 10 am-5 pm 
 
Municipality of Port Hope 
Designated Cooling Stations: 
Port Hope Public Library, 31 Queen St., open Mon-Fri 10 am-5 pm, Sat 10 am-1 pm  
Jack Burger Sports Complex, 60 Highland Drive, open Mon-Fri 7 am-9 pm ; Sat, Sun 11:30 am-4 pm 
Heat warning alerts will be posted on www.porthope.ca/Modules/News 
 
Hamilton Township 
Cooling Station:  
Bewdley Community Centre - 7060 Lake St. Mon- Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, hours vary during extreme heat alert  
Baltimore Recreation Centre - 23 Community Centre Rd. Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, hours vary during extreme heat alert  
 
Township of Cramahe  
Cooling Station: 
Colborne Legion - 92 King St E, Colborne. Mon-Sun 1pm-6 pm 
Keeler Centre - 80 Division St. Hours as determined during heat warning alerts 
Colborne Library - 6 King St W, Colborne 
Castleton Library - Castleton Town Hall, 1780 Percy St 
 
Alnwick/Haldimand Township 
Municipal Office - 10836 County Rd 2, Grafton. Mon- Fri 9 am-4:30 pm 
Roseneath Fire Hall - 9160 County Rd 45, Roseneath. Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
 
Municipality of Brighton 
King Edward Park Arena and Community Centre - 75 Elizabeth St. Mon-Fri 8 am- 4 pm 
Splash pad - located in King Edward Park (east of Curling club) Elizabeth St. Mon-Sun 10 am-8 pm 
 
Municipality of Trent Hills 
Cooling Station: 
Hastings Civic Centre - 6 Albert St E, Hastings 
Hastings Library, 6 Albert St E 
Campbellford Library, 98 Bridge St E 
Warkworth Library, 40 Main St 
Visit trenthillslibrary.ca/contact for hours 
 
Any municipal owned building throughout Northumberland County will accept anyone wishing to cool off/warm up during extreme temperatures. 
 
Haliburton Kawartha Pine Ridge District Health Unit:
Service Details
Hours Hours vary. See description
Areas Served Northumberland County
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Walk in for service
Address and Location
Located In Community Northumberland County
Physical Access Fully Accessible

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