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Cooling centres being set up in Mission ahead of heatwave

Locations and hours of places to beat the heat

The City of Mission is setting up cooling stations around the community ahead of the expected heatwave this weekend.

Visitors will be able to find an oasis of air conditioning, shade and bottled water to cool off in the blistering temperatures, which may reach over 40 degrees Celsius.

More information will be added as COVID regulations are lifted and non-profits are able to open up.

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Mission Public Library (33247 2nd Avenue)

Mon – Thurs 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Fri and Sat 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

In Phase Clinic (7381 Hurd Street)

Mon/Tues/Wed 12 p.m. – 3 p.m.

Tues/Thurs 12 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Mission Friendship Centre (33150 1st Avenue)

Bottled Water only – Stay tuned for opening hours

Hope Central (33129 N Railway Ave)

Water station only – Stay tuned for opening hours

Mission Leisure Centre (7650 Grand Street)

Mon – Fri 5:30 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Sat/Sun 7 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Haven in the Hollow (32646 Logan Avenue)

Open 24/7 for persons experiencing homelessness

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