WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP, Ohio (WDTN) — Cooling centers will be available in Dayton in anticipation of the Excessive Heat Warning.

According to Washington Township, a cooling station will be available at the Washington Township RecPlex located at 895 Miamisburg-Centerville Rd. during normal business hours.

The cooling station is for those working, playing outside or living without air conditioning.

If you have questions, call the Rec Center at 937-433-0130.

Cooling centers will be open in Moraine at the Payne Recreation Center and Gerhardt Civic Center. Both locations will be available as centers during normal business hours.

Moraine urged residents to check on neighbors throughout this weather event.

The City of Dayton will be utilizing three recreation centers as cooling centers. Each facility will be open from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. this week. Locations are as follows:

  • Greater Dayton Recreation Center — 1021 W. Third St.
  • Lohrey Recreation Center — 2366 Glenarm Ave.
  • Northwest Recreation Center — 1600 Princeton Dr.

The city also operates several sprayparks which are open from noon to 8 p.m. daily and are free.

Click here to see a list of pools and sprayparks in the Miami Valley.