Heat Safety Tips

  • Never leave children or pets in vehicles
  • Stay hydrated – Drink plenty of water, avoid beverages with alcohol or caffeine
  • When engaging in outdoor activities:
    • Take frequent breaks in the shade or indoors
    • Apply and reapply sunscreen often
      • Don’t forget to protect the top of your head and ears
    • Wear light weight, breathable and lightly colored clothing
  • Check on the elderly, they are more sensitive to temperature extremes
  • Know the signs of heat related Illness:
    https://www.weather.gov/safety/heat
  • Never leave your child alone in a car

    Never leave your child alone in a car. Not even for a minute.

  • Heat related deaths are preventable

    Heat Related Deaths Are Preventable Look Before You Lock

     

More Information

Extreme Heat Resources

National Weather Service Heat Safety Tips & Resources
https://www.weather.gov/safety/heat

CDC’s Tips for Preventing Heat-Related Illness
https://www.cdc.gov/disasters/extremeheat/heattips.html

CDC’s Warnings Signs and Symptoms of Heat-Related Illness
https://www.cdc.gov/disasters/extremeheat/warning.html

CDC Extreme Heat Infographic (also available in Spanish) https://ephtracking.cdc.gov/showClimateChangeExtremeHeat.action

Human Society’s Keeping Pets Safe in the Heat

https://www.humanesociety.org/resources/keep-pets-safe-heat

Find your local National Weather Service forecast and information at: https://www.weather.gov/bgm/

Places to go to get out of the heat and cool off during extreme heat.

Libraries
Clyde-Savannah Library204 Glasgow Street, Clyde, NY 14433315-923-7767Please call or check
website for library
hours.
Lyons Public Library122 Broad Street, Lyons, NY 14489315-946-9262
Marion Public Library4036 Maple Ave, Marion, NY 14505315-926-4933
Macedon Public Library30 Main Street, Macedon, NY 14502315-986-5932
Newark Public Library121 High Street, Newark, NY 14513315-331-4370
Ontario Public Library1850 Ridge Road, Ontario, NY 14519315-524-8381
Palmyra Library402 East Main Street, Palmyra, NY 14522315-597-5276
Red Creek Library6817 Main Street, Red Creek, NY 13143315-754-6679
Rose Free Library4069 Main Street, Rose, NY 14542315-587-2335
Sodus Library17 Maple Avenue, Sodus, NY 14551315-483-9292
Walworth Public Library3600 Lorraine Drive, Walworth, NY 14568315-986-1511
Williamson Public Library6380 Rt. 21, Suite 1, Williamson, NY 14589315-589-2048
Wolcott Library5890 New Hartford St, Wolcott, NY 14590315-594-2265
Theaters
Palace Theater12053 E. Main Street, Wolcott, NY 14590315-594-2785Please call for more information.
Ohmann Theater65 Williams Street, Lyons, NY 14489315-946-4604

Places to go to get out of the heat and cool off during extreme heat.

Parks
Abby Park177 Water Street, Lyons, NY 14489315-946-5830Please call for more information.
B. Forman Park4507 Lake Road, Pultneyville, NY 14538315-946-5830
Black Brook Park9472 Old Rt. 31, Clyde, NY 14433315-946-5830
Blue Cut Nature Center7210 Route 31, Lyons, NY 14489
Butterfly Nature TrailCanal Park 30, Macedon, NY 14502315-946-5830
Chimney Bluffs State Park7700 Garner Road, Wolcott, NY 14489800-527-6510
Huckleberry SwampCatchpole Rd., North Rose, NY 14516585-338-1820
Lauraville Landing ParkMeadow Street, Clyde, NY 14433315-923-3971
Lock Berlin Park9121 Peters Rd., Lyons, NY 14489315-946-5830
Montezuma Audubon Ctr.2295 Route 89, Savannah, NY 13146315-365-3580
Norsen Bridge Park6744 Pulver Road, Newark, NY 14513315-946-5830
Palmrya-Macedon Aqueduct2685 Route 31, Palmyra, NY 14588315-946-5830
Sodus Point Beach Park7985 Wickham Blvd., Sodus Pt., NY 14555315-946-5830
Swifts Landing Park4100 Hogback Road, Palmyra, NY 14522
Trail of Hope9 Manhattan Street, Lyons, NY 14489
Wide Waters Canal Park5271 Route 31, Palmyra, NY 14522315-946-5830

 

 

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