Franklin County remains just outside of the heat advisory zone today. Today’s high is forecast to reach 90 degrees with the heat index reaching 97. Taking heat safety precautions this week will be necessary.

The following locations are available as cooling centers:

Simon House Day Center, 231 E. Main
10:30 am-6 pm Mon-Fri

Thornhill Learning Center, Leslie Ave.
9 am-4 pm Mon-Fri

Salvation Army, Greenup Ave.
9 am-4 pm Mon-Fri (Women only)

Capital City Activity Center
8:30 am-3:30 pm (50 years and older)

If you are experiencing a heat-related emergency, please dial 911. Non-emergency questions or concerns in Franklin County can be directed to (502) 875-8582.