Illinois officials say they will keep 10 cooling centers open across the state Saturday until 5 p.m. to help people without air conditioning cope with the prolonged hot weather. Illinois Tollway Oases in the Chicago area also are available 24 hours a day.
The cooling center locations are:
Cook County: Uptown at 2112 W. Lawrence; Humboldt Park at 2753 W. North Ave.; Northwest at 4105 W. Chicago Ave.; Southeast at 8001 S. Cottage Grove; and Calumet Park at 831 W. 119th St.
Kane and Elgin County: In Elgin at 600 S. State.
Macon County: In Decatur at 707 E. Wood.
Peoria County: In Peoria at 2301 NE Adams.
St. Clair County: In East St. Louis at 225 N 9th.
Will County: In Joliet at 45 E. Webster.