The Waukegan Fire Department reminds residents to be prepared for frigid temperatures. Below is a listing of warming centers in Waukegan:
- Waukegan Public Library, 128 N. County, 847-623-2041. Monday -Thursday from 10am – 8pm, Friday from 10am – 6pm and Saturday and Sunday from 1pm – 5pm.
- Waukegan Township Park Place, 414 S. Lewis, 847-244-9242. Monday from 9am - 7pm. Tuesday and Wednesday from 9am – 4:30pm, Thursday from 9am – 8pm, Friday 9am – 4:30pm, and Saturday from 9am – 3pm. This facility is designed for those ages 55 and older.
- Illinois Department of Human Services, 2000 N. Lewis Ave, 847-336-5212. Open Monday – Friday from 8:30am – 5pm.
Check on elderly, the very young, infirmed, and pets when possible. If medical assistance is needed, immediately call 911.