Counties Open Cooling Centers During June 2021 Heat Wave


Below is a updated list of county cooling centers.

Map of Local Cooling Centers

County Cooling Center
Alameda County 3 Cooling Centers currently open:

  • Livermore: 4444 East Avenue,Robert Livermore Community Center.
  • San Leandro: 300 Estudillo Avenue, San Leandro Public Library
  • San Leandro: 15555 E 14th Street, Bayfair Center Shopping Mall.
Alpine County N/A
Amador County N/A
Butte County City of Chico will open up a cooling tent if it gets above 100 degrees at Depot park, West Fourth Street and Cedar Street, Chico hours vary.
Calaveras County Opening seven cooling centers in various areas from June 17-20 to 1100 – 2000 hours. Will update as details become available.
Colusa County N/A
Contra Costa County No cooling centers open
Del Norte County N/A
El Dorado County No cooling centers open
Fresno County Numerous public buildings will be open during normal business hours for cooling. Bus services are discussing free transportation.
Glenn County N/A
Humboldt County N/A
Imperial County Check County Website
Inyo County N/A
Kern County Check County Website
Kings County Check County Website
Lake County No cooling centers open
Lassen County N/A
Los Angeles County Check County Website
Madera County 2 Cooling Centers –0800-1700 hours Monday – Fridays:

  • Madera Sheriff’s Office – 2725 Falcon Drive, Madera, CA 93637
  • Madera Sheriff’s Office Oakhurst Substation – 48267 Liberty Drive, Oakhurst, CA 93644
Marin County No cooling centers open
Mariposa County No cooling centers open
Mendocino County N/A
Merced County The County will provide free bus rides to all cooling zones which have snacks and water available.

  • Historically Merced utilizes all county libraries, and each city will have a location. Due to COVID-19, libraries have been closed. The County is working to reopen them, but staffing is becoming a problem.
Modoc County N/A
Mono County Libraries are open to the public; hours vary by location.

  • Community/senior centers will be opened as needed with volunteers assisting.
Monterey County No cooling centers open
Napa County At this time, none for the County but Napa City Fire is likely going to set up one cooling center
Nevada County No cooling centers open
Orange County Libraries are open to the public; hours vary by location.

  • Community/senior centers will be opened as needed with volunteers assisting.
Placer County 1 Cooling Center:

  • City of Roseville – Cooling center at downtown library (225 Taylor St) Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 1200-2000 hours.
Plumas County N/A
Riverside County
Check County Website
Sacramento County 13 Cooling Centers open:

  • Sacramento Department of Human Assistance

            3960 Research Drive; 2450 Florin Rd; 5747 Watt Ave;        

            1725 28th St; 2700 Fulton Ave

            June 16-18, 0800-2000 hours

            June 19-20 1400-2000 hours

  • Hart Senior Center

             915 27th St, Sacramento

            June 16-19 1200-2000 hours

  • Hagginwood Community Center

            3721 Marysville Blvd, Sacramento

            June 16-19 1200-2000 hours

  • Wackford Community Complex

            9014 Bruceville Rd, Elk Grove

            June 16-18 1200-2000 hours

  • Capital City Seventh Day Adventist

            6701 Lemon Hill Ave, Sacramento

            June 16-18 1100-1930 hours

  • Citrus Heights Community Center

            6300 Fountain Square Dr, Citrus Heights

            June 16-19 1200-1830 hours

  • HART Trinity Cathedral

            2620 Capitol Ave, Sacramento

            June 17 1400-2000 hours

  • Chabolla Community Center

            600 Chabolla Ave, Galt

            June 16-19 1400-2000 hours

  • Rancho Cordova City Hall

           2729 Prospect Park Dr

San Benito County  No cooling centers open
San Bernardino County Check County Website
San Diego County San Diego has several designated Cool Zone locations. 

  • Cooling Center: Borrego Springs County Library:

            2580 Country Club Road, Borrego Springs 92004

            Monday- Friday 1000-1600 hours

San Francisco N/A
San Joaquin County 2 Cooling Centers:

  • Arnold Rue Community Center

            5758 Lorraine Ave, Stockton

            June 16-19 1400-1900 hours

  • Garden Acres Community Center

            607 Bird Ave, Stockton

            June 16 0800-1700 hours

San Luis Obispo County No cooling centers open
San Mateo County N/A
Santa Barbara County No cooling centers open
Santa Clara County 6 County Cooling Centers:

June 16 –17 from 1300 – 1800 hours (unless otherwise stated)

  • Cupertino Library: 10800 Torre Ave, Cupertino, CA 95014
  • Gilroy Library: 350 W 6th St, Gilroy, CA 95020
  • Los Altos Library: 13 S San Antonio Rd, Los Altos, CA 94022
  • Milpitas Library: 160 N Main St, Milpitas, CA 95035
  • Morgan Hill Library: 660 W Main Ave, Morgan Hill, CA 95037
  • Santa Clara Senior Center: 1303 Fremont Street, Santa Clara, CA 95050

June 16 –18 from 1300– 1700 hours

  • Saratoga Library: 13650 Saratoga Ave, Saratoga, CA 95070
Santa Cruz County N/A
Shasta County N/A
Sierra County N/A
Siskiyou County N/A
Solano County Solano County allows use of its libraries as cooling centers during normal operating hours. They will not be opening any cooling centers beyond this.

  • City of Vacaville will open a cooling center at McBride Center (91 Town Square) on June 17 -18 from 1200 to 2000 hours.
  • City of Fairfield is considering opening a cooling center.
Sonoma County No cooling centers open
Stanislaus County No cooling centers open
Sutter County N/A
Tehama County N/A
Trinity County N/A
Tulare County N/A
Tuolumne County Cooling Centers:

  • Main Library at 480 Greenley Rd, Sonora

            June 16-18 until 1800 hours

  • Legion Hall, 18775 Manzanita Dr, Twain Harte

            June 16 1200-1600 hours

            June 18 1200-1700 hours

Ventura County Cooling centers:

  • Camarillo Public Library

            4101 Las Posas Road, Camarillo

            Open daily, from 1000-1800 hours

  • Fillmore Active Adult Center

            533 Santa Clara Street, Fillmore

            June 15-18, from 1000-1800 hours

  • Boyd Center

            510 Park Road, Ojai

            June 15-18, from 1000-1700 hours

  • Piru Community Library

            3811 Center Street, Piru

            Monday-Thursday, 1300-1800 hours

  • Santa Paula Community Center

            530 W Main Street, Santa Paula

            June 15-18, from 1000-1500 hours

  • Simi Valley Senior Center

            3900 Avenida Simi, Simi Valley

            June 15-17, from 0900-1900 hours

  • Goebel Adult Community Center

            1385 East Janns Road, Thousand Oaks

            June 15-17, from 1000-1700 hours

Yolo County 2 Cooling Center:

  • Davis Senior Center

            646 A St., Davis, CA 95616

  • Cache Creek Casino

            14455 Highway 16

            Brooks 95606.

            24 hours daily.

Yuba County No cooling centers open

Information as of 2:00 pm on June 17, 2021