DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) - The City of Dayton is making sure its residents stay cool through the heatwave we're experiencing.
The city activated its heat emergency plan Wednesday in light of the county's heat warning declaration. Greene County has also issued a heat warning.
The city designated its recreation centers as cooling centers during regular business hours.
Those locations are as follows:
-- Greater Dayton Recreation Center at 2021 West Third Street
-- Lohrey Recreation Center and Belmont Pool at 2366 Glenarm Avenue
-- Northwest Recreation Center at 1600 Princeton Drive
All three are open Monday-Friday from 6:00 am until 8:00 pm and Saturdays 8:00 am until 4:00 pm.
The Fairview outdoor swimming pool is extending its hours through Saturday, July 21. It will now close at 7:30pm, ninety minutes later than usual.
You can also cool off at one of Dayton's seven spray parks from 9:00 am until dusk.
They are located at:
-- Fairview Spray Park; 2262 Elsmere Avenue
-- Five Oaks Spray Park; 329 Five Oaks Avenue
-- Mallory Spray Park; 3037 Germantown Street
-- McIntosh Spray Park; 882 W. Riverview Avenue
-- Stuart Patterson Spray Park; 238 Baltimore Street
-- Walnut Hills Spray Park; 2340 Wayne Avenue
-- Washington Spray Park; 3620 E. Second Street
A woman was rushed to the hospital by Care Flight after losing control of her vehicle on Route 4 in Germantown just before 5:00 Saturday afternoon.
Several different police departments were called to the Intrigue Night Club early Saturday morning after reports of shots fired.
A Camden barn has been declared a total loss after it caught fire around noon Saturday.
Making off with some last minute bargains, shoppers flooded the Dayton Mall Saturday before round two of the storm hits the Miami Valley.
State representatives Mike Henne and Jim Butler spent Saturday morning going door-to-door in a riverside neighborhood.