District Heat Emergency Resources

The District is currently in a Heat Emergency. People who do not live in an air-conditioned building may take refuge at a District spray park, cooling center, recreation facility, library senior center, or other air-conditioned building.

Senior resources, cooling centers and information: (202) 724-5626
Location of public cooling centers: (202) 727-6161
Seniors needing energy cost assistance: 311

A map of these locations may be viewed here: http://dcgis.maps.arcgis.com/apps/webappviewer/index.html…

Extended Spray Park Hours will be in effect 10 am to 9 pm weekdays until Friday, July 29, 2016

Ward 3 Spray Parks with extended hours include:
-Chevy Chase Recreation Center – 5500 41st St., NW
-Macomb Recreation Center – 3409 Macomb St., NW
-Palisades Community Center – 5200 Sherrier Pl., NW

For Saturday, July 23, extended pool and recreation center hours will be in effect

Ward 3 facilities include:

  • Wilson Aquatic Center4551 Fort Drive, NW (9 am – 9 pm)
  • Chevy Chase Community  Center, 5601 Connecticut Ave., NW (9 am – 9 pm)

Trash and Recycling Collection:

The DC Department of Public Works (DPW) trash and recycling crews will begin their collections an hour earlier, at 6 am from Monday, July 25 through Friday, July 29.

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