Extreme heat is in store for the next several days. Cooling centers
are available across Cook County for those in need.
Below is a list of local cooling centers:
Park Ridge Police Department
200 S Vine Avenue
Park Ridge City Hall
505 Butler Avenue
Hours: M-F 8am-5pm
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge Park District Centennial Activity Center
100 S Western Avenue
Maine Township Office Building
1700 Ballard Road
During hot weather, residents are reminded to:
Drink plenty of fluids.
Try to stay in the shade or indoors as much as possible.
If working outside, take frequent breaks, preferably in an air-conditioned space.
Check on elderly neighbors and those with functional needs.
Take pets indoors and make sure they have plenty of water.
Never leave children or pets unattended in a vehicle.