Clarkstown Opens Cooling Centers
with the Clarkstown Police Department’s Emergency Management Coordinator,
Supervisor Alex Gromack has announced that the Town of Clarkstown has opened
cooling centers for residents to go and cool down in the extremely hot
weather. The following cooling centers
will be open today, June 9th and tomorrow, June 10th from
7:30am – 10pm.
Central Nyack Community Center, 58
Congers Community Center, 6
Community Center, 87 New Clarkstown Road
Palisades Center Mall – Adler
Community Room (4th floor)
The Town Hall
Auditorium, 10 Maple Avenue, New City will be open from 9am-5pm today and
The following are tips from the Rockland County Office of
Fire and Emergency Services on staying cool during any heat warning:
Strenuous activities should be reduced or eliminated.
Dress for summer.
Put less fuel on your inner fires. Foods (like Proteins) that increase metabolic
heat production also increase water loss.
Drink plenty of water or other non-alcohol
Do not take salt tablets unless specified by a
physician. Persons on salt restrictive should consult a physician before
increasing their salt intake.
Spend more time in air-conditioned places.
Do not get too much sun.
Do not drink alcoholic beverages.
the cooling centers may be extended if the need arises. For more information please call the
Supervisor’s office at 845-639-2050.