AUBURN, Mass. - Due to the extreme heat, the Auburn Senior Center has opened its doors to the public who need to find some air conditioning.
The town of Auburn has designated the Lorraine Gleick Nordgren Senior Center at 4 Goddard Dr. as a cooling station for residents in need of relief from the dangerous heat.
In order to ensure the public safety and health of Auburn residents, the cooling station at the senior center will be opened today, Monday, July 16 until 7 p.m., Tuesday, July 17 from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m., and Wednesday, July 18 from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Any updates to this schedule will be posted to the Town’s website at auburnguide.com.
The elderly, young children and those with chronic illnesses are the most at risk populations during periods of extreme heat.
Therefore, as a critical public service to the community, the town of Auburn, through its divisions of Elder Affairs, Emergency Management and the Auburn Council on Aging, is working collaboratively to staff the cooling station during this heat wave to aid the most vulnerable residents.
If you have any questions please contact the Auburn Senior Center at (508) 832-7799 or the Town Manager’s office at 508-832-7720.