Heat keeps many from reaching cooling centers
And while the city does have cooling centers open at community centers, many remain deserted, because of the difficulty residents have in getting to the centers.
“No one’s going to come here to be cool,” said Ruth B. Crawford, the founder of the Shiloh Comprehensive Community Center. “It’s too hot.”
I currently have a fan blowing directly on me. I suppose I’m reasonably comfortable, but I could be happier.