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Beat the Heat at North Bergen’s Three Cooling Centers

North Bergen has three designated cooling centers available to all residents throughout the entire summer. Township residents who are feeling overheated are invited to come cool off during the hours the centers are operational.

The cooling center locations are:

  • Uptown library, 8411 Bergenline Ave.
  • Downtown library, 2123 Kennedy Blvd. 
  • Recreation Center, 6300 Meadowview Ave.

Hours for each of the centers are posted online at and on the library website at

Residents are reminded to keep hydrated during times of extreme heat and not to overexert themselves. Further tips on beating the summer heat can be found here.