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Cool Sweep in effect Wednesday

Created: 07/01/2014 4:18 PM WHEC.com

A Cool Sweep will be in effect Wednesday July 2 to provide residents with opportunities to get relief from the heat.

Cool Sweep operations take place at the following locations and times:

Hydrant Locations (noon to 4 p.m.):

  • School No. 22 parking lot, 27 Zimbrich Street
  • School No. 41 parking lot, 279 W. Ridge Road
  • Roxie A. Sinkler Recreation Center, 75 Grover Street
  • Baden Park gateway, Vienna Street

Spray Parks (10 a.m. to 8 p.m.):

  • Carter Street Community Center, 500 Carter Street
  • Edgerton Community Center, 41 Backus Street
  • Humboldt Community Center, 1045 Atlantic Avenue
  • David F. Gantt Community Center, 700 North Street
  • Thomas P. Ryan Community Center, 530 Webster Ave.;

Spray Features (not a full spray park) (10 a.m. to 8 p.m.):

  • Fourth and Peck Playground, corner of Fourth and Peck Streets
  • MLK Park at Manhattan Square, 25 Manhattan Square Dr.
  • Troup Street Park, Troup and Van Auker Streets   

Swimming Opportunities:

  • Adams Street Community Center Pool, 85 Adams St., noon to 9 p.m.
  • Avenue D Community Center Pool, 200 Avenue D, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Durand Eastman Beach, 1000 Lakeshore Blvd. Lot A only, Lifeguards on duty from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Franklin High School (Monday - Friday only, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.)
  • Flint Street Community Center Pool, 271 Flint St., 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Genesee Valley Park Pool, 131 Elmwood Ave., noon to 9 p.m.
  • Northeast/Northwest Preparatory School at Frederick Douglas High School, 940 Fernwood Park. (Monday - Friday only, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.)
  • Marshall High School Pool, 180 Ridgeway Ave (Monday and Wednesday 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.)
  • Monroe High School Pool, 164 Alexander St., (Monday - Friday only, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.)
  • Joseph C. Wilson Foundation Academy, 200 Genesee St., (Monday - Friday only, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.)

For more information on Cool Sweep hours and locations, visit www.cityofrochester.gov/coolsweep, or call the Genesee Valley Park Pool at 428-7888.





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