Van Buren Township

Heat Wave Expected This Week


Dear Residents, a four-day stretch of hot and humid weather is expected Monday through Thursday this week. High temperatures are forecast to be in the 90s, and heat indices are forecast to range from 95 to 102 degrees.

We are urging everyone to take precautions. Here are some tips to stay safe:

  • Drink plenty of fluids and stay out of direct sunlight when possible.
  • Wear loose, lightweight, light-colored clothing.
  • Please do not leave people or pets in your car.
  • Avoid high-energy activities or outdoor work during midday heat.
  • Check on family, seniors, and neighbors.
  • Know the signs of heat-related illnesses such as heat cramps, heat exhaustion, and heat stroke.
Please, review the Cooling Centers available to you in Wayne County:

Cooling Centers Wayne County

Allen Park
313-928-0771
Allen Park Community Center
15800 White Street,
Allen Park MI 48101
Monday-Friday: 6:00am-9:30pm
Saturday: 6:00am-9:00pm
Sunday: 8:00am-6:00pm

Canton Township
734-397-0999
Canton Public Library
1200 S. Canton Center Road,
Canton, MI 48188
Monday-Friday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am-6:00pm

Sunday: 12:00pm-6:00pm

Canton Township
734-394-5460
Summit on the Parkway
46000 Summit Parkway,
Canton, MI 48188
Monday-Friday: 5:30pm-10:00pm
Saturday: 6:00am-8:00pm
Sunday: 7:00am-8:00pm

Dearborn Heights
313-791-6050
John F. Kennedy Library
24602 Van Born Road,
Dearborn Heights, MI 48127
Monday-Thursday: 12:00pm-8:00pm
Friday & Saturday: 12:00pm-5:00pm

Dearborn Heights
313-277-7080
Richard A. Young Recreation Center
5400 McKinley Street,
Dearborn Heights, MI 48127
Monday-Thursday: 7:00am-9:30pm
Friday: 7:00am-7:30pm Saturday: 9:00am-4:30pm

Ecorse
313-382-3305
Ethel Stevenson Senior Center
4072 W. Jefferson,
Ecorse, MI 48229
Monday-Friday: 7:30am - 3:30pm

Flat Rock
734-379-1450
Flat Rock Community Center
1 McGuire Street,
Flat Rock, MI 48134
Monday-Friday: 6:00am-1:00pm & 3:30pm-9:00pm
Saturday: 8:00am-3:00pm

Grosse Ile
734-676-7100
Grosse Ille Public Safety Building
24525 Meridian Street,
Grosse Ille, MI 48138
24 Hours

Grosse Pointe Farms
313-882-9600
The Helm
158 Ridge Road,
Gross Pointe Farms, MI 48236
Monday-Friday: 9:00am-5:00pm
Seniors & Disabled Persons ONLY

Hamtramck
313-873-7878
Senior Plaza
2620 Holbrook Street,
Hamtramck, MI 48212
Monday-Sunday: 8:30am-4:30pm (Lobby Area)

Lincoln Park
313-381-1800 Ext. 7
Police Department
1427 Caliphs Parkway,
Lincoln Park, MI 48146
24 Hours (Lobby Area)

Lincoln Park
313-388-1499
Blesses Hope Church
3804 Hazel Street,
Lincoln Park, MI 48146
Monday-Sunday: 12:00pm-8:00pm

River Rouge
313-842-4200
Police Department
10600 W. Jefferson Avenue,
River Rouge, MI 48218
24 Hours (Lobby Area)

Rockwood
734-379-5323
Rockwood City Hall
32409 Fort Street,
Rockwood, MI 48173
24 Hours

Romulus
734-942-7589
Romulus Public Library
11121 Wayne Road,
Wayne, MI 48174
Monday-Thursday: 10:00am-8:00pm
Friday: 10:00am-6:00pm Saturday: 10:00am-5:00pm

Sumpter Township
734-740-1530
Sumpter Township Community Center
23501 Sumpter Road,
Belleville, MI 48111
Monday-Friday: 7:00am-5:00pm
After-Hours available as necessary

Taylor
313-291-7740
William Ford Senior Activities Center
6750 Troy Street,
Taylor, MI 48180
Monday-Friday: 8:00am-4:00pm
Seniors Only

Taylor
734-374-8900
Taylor Recreation Center
22805 Goddard Road,
Taylor, MI 48180
Monday-Friday: 6:00am-9:00pm
After-Hours based on need

Taylor
734-374-8900
Taylor Sportsplex
13333 Telegraph,
Taylor, MI 48180
Monday-Sunday: 9:00am-9:00pm

Trenton
734-777-6670
Westfield Activities Center
2700 Westfield Street,
Trenton, MI 48183
No current hours, opened when required

Wayne
734-721-7400
Hype Recreation Center
4635 Howe Road,
Wayne, MI 48184
Monday-Friday: 6:00am-11:00pm
Saturday: 8:00am-10:00pm
Sunday: 8:00am-8:00pm

Westland
734-713-3888
Westland City Hall
36300 Warren Road,
Westland, MI 48185
Monday-Friday: 9:00am-5:00pm

Westland
734-467-3201
Westland Fire Station 1
35701 Central City Parkway,
Westland, MI 48185
Monday-Sunday: 8:00am-8:00pm

Westland
734-467-3201
Westland Fire Station 3
28801 Annapolis Road,
Westland, MI 48185
Monday-Sunday: 8:00am-8:00pm

Westland
734-467-3201
Westland Police Department
36701 Ford Road,
Westland, MI 48185
24 Hours (Lobby Area)

Westland
734-595-0288
Jefferson Barns Community Vitality Center
32150 Dorsey Road,
Westland, MI 48186
Monday-Wednesday: 9:00am-7:00pm
Thursday-Friday: 9:00am-5:00pm

Wyandotte
734-324-7275
Copeland Center
2306 4th Street,
Woodhaven, MI 48192
Monday-Sunday: 8:00am-8:00pm