Cooling stations open today in DFW area

The Salvation Army is activating 14 cooling stations in North Texas today for those needing to escape the heat.

Most of the centers provide cold water and air conditioning, and are open until 5 p.m. only on weekdays. There are also two emergency homeless shelters that are open daily from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.

The emergency shelters are located at:

The Salvation Army Homeless Shelter
5302 Harry Hines Blvd.
Dallas, Texas

The Salvation Army Homeless Shelter
1855 E. Lancaster Avenue
Fort Worth, Texas

The cooling stations are located at the Salvation Army’s 12 community centers:

Cedar Crest (East Oak Cliff)
1007 Hutchins Road
Dallas, TX 75203

1508 East McKinney Street
Denton, TX 76201

250 East Grauwyler Road
Irving, TX 75061

600 Wilson Creek Pkwy
McKinney, TX 75069

712 W. Abram Street
Arlington, TX 76013

Oak Cliff
1617 W. Jefferson Blvd
Dallas, TX 75208

Pleasant Grove
8341 Elam Road
Dallas, Texas 75217

451 W. Ave D
Garland, TX 75040

207 Elm Street
Lewisville, TX 75067

3528 E. 14th Street
Plano, TX 75074

Northside Corps (N. Fort Worth)
3023 NW 24th St
Fort Worth, TX 7610

The Salvation Army, Ellis County
620 Farley St.
Waxahachie, TX 75165