SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Cooling centers will be available in Springfield and Agawam due to the excessive heat expected early this week.
An Excessive Heat Watch is in effect for central/eastern Hampden County for Tuesday and Wednesday. The heat index could reach 100-105 degrees these days.
The cooling centers will be at the following locations:
Agawam Public Library, 750 Cooper Street
Tuesday through Saturday 9am-6pm
Agawam Senior Center, 954 Main Street
Tuesday through Friday 9am-6pm
RiverMills Senior Center, 5 West Main Street
Tuesday and Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Chicopee Public Library, 449 Front Street
Tuesday and Wednesday 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Chicopee Spray Parks:
All spray parks are open from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Lincoln Grove Park
Ray Ash Park
Sarah Jane Park
Brightwood 359 Plainfield St.
East Springfield 21 Osborne Terr.
East Forest Park 122 Island Pond Rd.
Forest Park 380 Belmont Ave.
Indian Orchard 44 Oak St.
Mason Square 765 State St.
Sixteen Acres 1187 Parker St.
Concepcion Greenleaf 1187 ½ Parker St.
Raymond Jordan Senior Center 1476 Roosevelt Ave.
Ralph J. Froio Senior Center, 330 North Street.
Tuesday and Wednesday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Berkshire Athenaeum, 1 Wendell Avenue
Tuesday 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.