Four cooling centers have been opened around Bergen County as the heat index is expected to soar, officials said.
The National Weather Service has issued a Heat Advisory for Bergen County from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday. Heat coupled with humidity is expected to make it feel as hot as 104 degrees.
Residents who need rides can call Community Transportation at (201) 368-5955.
The centers, open through Wednesday 10 a.m. and 6 p.m., will operate as needed:
County Administration Building
One Bergen County Plaza, Hackensack
Northwest Bergen Multipurpose Senior Activity Center
46-50 Center Street, Midland Park
Bergenfield Senior Center
239 Murray Hill Terrace, Bergenfield
Southwest Bergen Multipurpose Senior Activity Center
147 Hackensack Street, East Rutherford