Cooling centers open in Fulton County


With the return of hot and humid weather, Cooling Centers throughout the county are available to provide respite to individuals who do not have air conditioning. Persons who are at particular risk of complications from heat exposure include the elderly and young children.

The following Cooling Centers are open:

1. Trinity Lutheran Church ~ 410 Taylor St., Delta, M-F 9:00 am -5:00 pm

2. Crossroads Evangelical Church ~ 845 E. Leggett St., Wauseon, M-T 8:30 am -5:00 pm F 8:30 am – 3:30 pm

3. North Clinton Church ~ 831 Linfoot St., Wauseon, M-F 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

4. St. Johns Christian Church ~ 700 S. Defiance St., Archbold, M-F 8:00 am – 9:00 pm

5. Wauseon Public Library ~ 117 E. Elm. St., Wauseon, M,T,TH 10:00 am – 8:00 pm W & F 10:00 am -5:00 pm S 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

6. Fulton County Senior Center ~ 240 Clinton St., Wauseon, M-F 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

7. Swanton American Legion Hall ~ 200 Hallett St., Swanton, Alert Days from 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm, including weekends

8. Village of Delta Memorial Hall ~ 401 Main St., Delta M-F 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

For more information, contact the Fulton County Health Department at 419-337-0915 or visit their website at www.fultoncountyhealthdept.com.

Agencies providing transportation:

1. Fulton County Senior Center, Wauseon – 419-337-9299 – for senior citizens

2. Job & Family Services, Wauseon – 419-337-0010 – for families with minor children who meet income guidelines.