Residents needing temporary relief from the heat are encouraged to use any City of Dallas public facility including recreation centers and libraries, available during regular business hours. Extended Cooling Centers include DART locations.
Information on additional resources from our partners is included below.
Operation hours vary by location; please view the hours here: Dallas Public Library and Dallas Recreation Center.
2023- 2024 City of Dallas Cooling Centers and Resources.pdf
Heat Safety and Energy Savings Tips:
Heat exhaustion and heat stroke are very real dangers and are 100% preventable when taking precautions during the summer months, especially for the elderly, the very young, and those with chronic illnesses. If you know someone in your family or neighborhood that is vulnerable to heat-related illness, please check on them safely and often. Protect yourself, family members, and others from the effects of high heat and humidity by taking the following precautions.
To learn more about Summer Weather Preparedness, visit: