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Hillsboro to Offer 4 Cooling Centers on Sunday during Excessive Heat - 08/05/22

The City of Hillsboro is working to help community members during upcoming excessive heat. The National Weather Service has issued an Excessive Heat Advisory in effect from Sunday, August 7, at 12 pm until Monday, August 8, at 8 pm.

A map of cooling centers, water dispensers, and spraygrounds in Hillsboro can be found at Hillsboro-Oregon.gov/Heat. Locations and hours during the Excessive Heat Advisory are listed below. 

 

Cooling Centers

Cooling centers will be open with air conditioning, seating, activities, and access to water. If you don’t have air conditioning at home, spend as much time as you can where air conditioning is available.

The health and safety of staff and visitors at cooling centers is our highest priority. Face coverings (masks) are available within City of Hillsboro cooling centers.

Exterior of Brookwood Library

 Brookwood Library


Front Exterior Shute Park Library

Shute Park Library

  • Sunday: 10 am to 8 pm (extended hours)
    • Monday: 10 am to 8 pm (regular hours, place to cool)
  • 775 SE 10th Avenue

SHARC Exterior Image

Shute Park Aquatic & Recreation Center

  • Sunday: 8 am to 5:30 pm
    • Monday: 5:30 am to 9 pm (regular hours, place to cool)
  • 953 SE Maple Street

Hidden Creek Community Center

Hidden Creek Community Center


Water Dispensers

Hometown Tap Water Dispenser at Shute Park

Clean, safe, and cold drinking water will be available through Hillsboro Water's Hometown Tap Sunday through Tuesday morning.

Please bring your own refillable water bottle, cup, or container.

Locations:


Spraygrounds

Six spraygrounds, including the fountains on the Civic Center Plaza, are open to help families cool off. Most spraygrounds are open from 9 or 10 am to 8 pm. See sprayground hours.

Facility NameAddress
53rd Avenue Community Park300 NE 53rd Avenue
Hillsboro, OR 97124
Butternut Creek Park7830 SE Deline Street
Hillsboro, OR 97123
Jerry Willey Plaza at Orenco Station Plaza943 NE Orenco Station Loop
Hillsboro, OR 97124
Magnolia Park1810 NE 102nd Ave
Hillsboro, OR 97124
Tom Hughes Civic Center Plaza150 E Main St.
Hillsboro, OR 97123
Walnut Street Park1717 SE Walnut Street
Hillsboro, OR 97123

 

 

 


 

Hillsboro Offers 4 Cooling Centers during Excessive Heat Warning - 07/25/22

The City of Hillsboro is working to help community members during excessive heat.

A map of cooling centers, water dispensers, and spraygrounds in Hillsboro can be found at Hillsboro-Oregon.gov/Heat. Locations and hours during the Excessive Heat Warning are listed below. 

The website also includes:

  • event cancellations
  • transportation resources
  • health & safety information

     

Cooling Centers

Cooling centers will be open with air conditioning, seating, activities, and access to water. If you don’t have air conditioning at home, spend as much time as you can where air conditioning is available.

The health and safety of staff and visitors at cooling centers is our highest priority. Face coverings (masks) are available within City of Hillsboro cooling centers.

Exterior of Brookwood Library

Brookwood Library


Front Exterior Shute Park Library

Shute Park Library


SHARC Exterior Image
Shute Park Aquatic & Recreation Center


Hidden Creek Community Center
Hidden Creek Community Center

An Excessive Heat Warning is in effect until Thursday, July 28 at 9 pm. Find cooling centers, water dispensers, spraygrounds, and safety tips.
 

 

Water Dispensers

Hometown Tap Water Dispenser at Shute Park

Clean, safe, cold drinking water is available 24/7 through Hillsboro Water's Hometown Tap Please bring your own refillable water bottle, cup or container. Locations:

 

Spraygrounds

Six spraygrounds, including the fountains on the Civic Center Plaza, are open to help families cool off. Most spraygrounds are open from 9 or 10 am to 8 pm, unless they are closed for maintenance or events. See sprayground hours

Facility NameAddress
53rd Avenue Community Park300 NE 53rd Avenue
Hillsboro, OR 97124
Butternut Creek Park7830 SE Deline Street
Hillsboro, OR 97123
Jerry Willey Plaza at Orenco Station Plaza943 NE Orenco Station Loop
Hillsboro, OR 97124
Magnolia Park1810 NE 102nd Ave
Hillsboro, OR 97124
Tom Hughes Civic Center Plaza150 E Main St.
Hillsboro, OR 97123
Walnut Street Park1717 SE Walnut Street
Hillsboro, OR 97123

 

 

 


 

Event Invitation
Event Invitation
Jackson School Road Improvement Project Celebrated with Ribbon Cutting Ceremony (Photo) - 07/18/22

Improving the Jackson School Road corridor has been part of the area's Transportation System Plan for more than four decades. In spring 2020, the City of Hillsboro officially began construction on what would be a multi-year project to improve safety for people walking, biking, and driving in the Jackson School Road corridor.

In celebration of the substantial completion of this milestone project, City of Hillsboro and Washington County officials, valued partners, and the community are gathering for a ceremonial ribbon cutting:

Tuesday, July 19, 11 am 
U.J. Hamby Park, 1035 NE Jackson School Road

Attached Media Files: Press Release , Event Invitation