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Town Extends Hours for Pool Due to Heatwave

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Town Extends Hours for Pool Due to Heatwave

North Hempstead, NY – Town of North Hempstead Supervisor Judi Bosworth and the Town Board have announced extended hours for Thursday, July 15, Friday, July 16, and Saturday, July 17 at all Town’s pools due to the current heatwave.

All pools will remain open until 8 p.m.

Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

The following tips may help you stay cool and comfortable all summer long:
· Stay well-hydrated by drinking plenty of water throughout the day.
· Wear clothing that is light-colored, lightweight, loose and absorbent. Cotton is a good choice.
· Eat fruits and vegetables to replace nutrients.
· Wear a wide brimmed hat when going outdoors.
· Take cool baths and shower once or twice a day.
· Limit caffeine and alcoholic drinks.
· Check the daily heat index in the newspaper to alert you to risk of heat related illness.

Please call 311 or 516-869-6311 for more information.


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