Some Kern County cooling centers open Friday
An excessive heat warning has been issued in Kern County, opening some of the county’s cooling centers.
Here are the open cooling centers for Friday, Sept. 1.
Arvin Community Center, 800 Walnut Drive
East Bakersfield Veterans Building, 2101 Ridge Road
East Niles Senior Center, 6601 E. Niles St.
The Mission at Kern County. 816 E. 21st St.
Walker Senior Center, 505 Sunset Ave.
Taft Veterans Building, 213 Taylor St.
Cooling centers are open from 1-8 p.m. Water and snacks will be provided.
If you need transportation to a cooling center, you can contact:
Greater Bakersfield area- Get-a-Lift (661) 869-6363
Outlying areas- Kern Regional Transit Network (800)560-1733
California City- Dial A Ride (760) 373-8665
For more information, visit Kerncounty.com.