News release from the City of Fort Wayne:
City of Fort Wayne to offer cooling station beginning Friday
Effort will complement services provided by The Rescue Mission
(June 28, 2018) – The City of Fort Wayne today announced the lobby of the Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory will serve as an additional cooling station due to high temperatures and heat indexes forecasted to impact our area.
The cooling station will be available from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. on Friday and Saturday and noon-4 p.m. on Sunday. The Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory is located at 1100 S. Calhoun St. in downtown Fort Wayne.
The Rescue Mission serves as the primary cooling station location in Fort Wayne. The Rescue Mission opens as a cooling station for men, women and families when temperatures reach 80 degrees. Hours are 7 a.m.-6 p.m.
Wembaster’s note: The Fort Wayne Rescue Mission is located at 301 West Superior Street, Fort Wayne, Indiana, 46802.