Due to the heatwave coming to the Quinte region, the City of Belleville is encouraging people to cool off.
The Quinte Sports and Wellness Centre and the Belleville Public Library are open as cooling centres.
The Belleville Public Library on Pinnacle Street in the downtown core is open:
Monday-Thursday 9:30 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Friday 9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday 9:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Sunday 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.
This weekend the Quinte Sports & Wellness Centre on Cannifton Road is open:
Friday, June 29 – 5:30 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Saturday, June 30 – 6 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Sunday, July 1 – Closed
Monday, July 2 – 5:30 a.m.– 11 p.m.
Meantime, the municipality and emergency officials are reminding people to stay in contact with family and friends.
In particular they’re asking you to check in with seniors who are living on their own, to ensure they are safe.