Rest Stations for Extreme Weather Relief - Northumberland County

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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: 
Market Building - 201 Second St (south of Victoria Hall), 10 am-5 pm 
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 
Cooling Station: 
Town Park Recreation , 62 McCaul St., open Mon-Fri 8 am-9 pm 
Ruth Clarke Activity Centre, 81 Mill St., open Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Port Hope Public Library, 31 Queen St., open Mon-Thu 10 am-8pm * Fri 10 am-6 pm * Sat 10 am-2 pm  
Port Hope Community Hub, 5325 County Road 10, open Tue 5 pm-8 pm * Wed 2 pm-5 pm * Thu 10 am-1 pm, 5 pm-8 pm * Sat 10 am-1 pm  
Jack Burger Sports Complex, 60 Highland Drive, open Mon-Fri 7 am-9:30pm * Sat 11 am-4:30 pm * Sun 12 noon-4:30 pm  
Port Hope Community Health Centre, 99 Toronto Road, open Mon 8:30 am-5 pm * Tue 7 am-5 pm * Wed, Thu 7 am-7 pm * Fri 8.30 am-5 pm 
Hamilton Township 
Cooling Station: not available for 2021 Office closed to the public due to COVID 19  
Municipal Office - 8285 Majestic Hills Dr, Cobourg. Mon- Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Township of Cramahe  
Cooling Station: 
Colborne Legion - 92 King St E, Colborne. Mon-Sun 1pm-6 pm 
Colborne Library - 6 King St W, Colborne, Mon 3 pm-8 pm * Tue, Thu 11 am-8 pm * Fri, Sat 11 am-4 pm 
Castleton Library - Castleton Town Hall, 1780 Percy St, Tue 4 pm-8 pm, Wed 9 am-2 pm, Sat 10 am-2 pm 
Alnwick/Haldimand Township 
Cooling Station: 
Municipal Office - 10836 County Rd 2, Grafton. Mon- Fri 9 am-4:30 pm 
Alnwick Community Centre - 9059 County Rd 45, Roseneath. Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-5 pm 
Municipality of Brighton 
Cooling Station: 
King Edward Park Arena and Community Centre - 7 Elizabeth St. Mon-Fri 8 am- 4 pm 
Municipality of Trent Hills 
Cooling Station: 
Hastings Civic Centre - 6 Albert St E, Hastings 
Hastings Library - 6 Albert St. E. Mon 2 pm-5 pm * Tue 10 am-12 noon, 1 pm-5 pm * Fri 1 pm-5 pm, 6 pm-8 pm * Sat 10 am-1 pm  
Campbellford Library - 98 Bridge St, E. Mon, Wed, Fri 10:30 am-5 pm * Tue 1 pm-8 pm * Thu 10:30 am-5 pm, 6:30 pm-8 pm * Sat 10:30 am-2 pm  
Warkworth Library - 40 Main St. Tue 10 am-5 pm, Wed 2 pm-7 pm, Fri 1 pm-6 pm, Sat 10 am-1 pm 
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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