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City of Jackson opens two cooling centers amid dangerous heat

((Source: KAIT-TV))
Published: Jul. 29, 2021 at 11:27 AM CDT|Updated: Jul. 30, 2021 at 10:33 AM CDT
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JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - Two cooling centers are open in Jackson again Friday as temperatures reach dangerous levels.

  • Smith Robertson - 505 John Hart St. (Capacity 150 people)
  • Tougaloo Center- 318 Vine St. – (Capacity 75 people)

Both will stay open until 4 p.m. Capacity is limited and masks are required inside.

Heat index temperatures could reach as high as 115° Friday afternoon.

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