When temperatures start to rise, residents can always find relief from the heat in any of the city's air-conditioned community facilities that are open and available to the public for use throughout the day.  Hours vary at each location and may be extended during heat waves where temperatures of over 95 degrees are expected for multiple days.

Albany Community Center - 1249 Marin Avenue
Albany Community Center is open Monday & Tuesday 8:30 am - 6:30 pm, Wednesday & Thursday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm, Friday 8:30 am - 12:00 pm.  Residents are welcome to the air-conditoned lobby. For more information, please call 1+ (510) 524-9283 or visit . 

Albany Senior Center - 846 Masonic Avenue 
Albany Senior Center is open Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm.  Residents are welcome to the air-conditoned lobby. For more information, please call 1+ (510) 524-9122. 

Albany Library - 1247 Marin Avenue
Albany Library is open Monday & Thursday from 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm, Tuesday & Wednesday from 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm, Saturday from 10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Sunday from 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm. For more information, please call 1+ (510) 526-3720

Please call the cooling center nearest you to confirm hours of operation during hot weather. 

For the most updated information Countywide, please go to: https://www.achch.org/heat-emergency-resources.html

Find up-to-the-moment heat-related information on the National Weather Service website here:
https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/wrh/heatrisk/?wfo=hnx