Cooling Centers Available In Columbia

With the extreme heat expected in the area over the next couple of days the city of Columbia is releasing a list of cooling centers available to the general public.

The following buildings will be open during normal business hours.

The ARC, the Armory Sports and Community Center, the Boone County Government Center, the Boone County Department of Public Health, the Columbia Mall, the Columbia Public Library, the Salvation Army and the Salvation Army Harbour House.

For more information on cooling centers and visit the City of Columbia website at