Several cooling shelters open in Richmond amid intense heat


RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — If you’re feeling too hot on Tuesday, there are several cooling shelters open around the city of Richmond that you can take advantage of. 

Three shelters are open at the following locations: 

  • 701 North 25th Street – East District Center
  • 900 East Marshall Street – Marshall Plaza Building
  • 4100 Hull Street Road – Southside Community Service Center

All three locations are Department of Social Services buildings, and will be open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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