Burbank to Open Cooling Centers During Heat Wave

Buena Vista Library was used as a base of operations for LAPD SWAT during an incident late Friday night. (Photo by Ross A. Benson)

With high temperatures expected through Sunday June 30, the City of Burbank is establishing two designated cooling centers.

Residents are encouraged to seek relief from the heat by visiting either the Buena Vista Library at 300 N. Buena Vista Street or the Burbank Central Library at 110 N. Glenoaks Boulevard. The Northwest Branch Library on W. Victory Boulevard remains closed for seismic retrofitting until July 2013.

The designated cooling centers will be open during the following hours:

Buena Vista Library
Friday 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Sunday  1 p.m to 8 p.m.

Burbank Central Library
Friday 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.