ROSEVILLE, Minn. (KMSP) - A heat wave hitting the metro area will send temperatures into the mid 90s and the heat index into the triple digits, meaning many people will be in need of places to beat the heat.
All the Twin Cities Salvation Army centers will be open for people to come in and cool down during business hours. The cooling stations will also offer water to ensure people stay hydrated.
The following locations will be open through Friday, July 22, from 8:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.:
• 2024 N. Lyndale Ave., Minneapolis (free meal available 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.)
• Harbor Light Center, 1010 Currie Ave. Minneapolis, open from 6:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. through Saturday July 23 (free meal available at 6:00 p.m., Thursday through Monday)
• 2727 Central Ave. NE., Minneapolis (free meal available 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
• 1604 E. Lake Street, Minneapolis (free meal available at noon)
• 1019 Payne Ave., St. Paul (free meal available at noon)
• 401 W. 7th St., St. Paul (free meal available 7:30 a.m.-8:30 a.m.)
• 10011 Noble Parkway, Brooklyn Park
• 10347 Ibis St. NW, Coon Rapids (free meal available Monday, Tuesday and Friday, 5:30-6:30 p.m.)