TORONTO, June 25 /CNW/ - Centennial College has opened its campus
libraries and cafeterias to members of the public who are looking for relief
from the scorching temperatures this summer.
Research suggests that high temperatures for several days in a row can
lead to fatalities in vulnerable populations. Those particularly at risk
include infants and preschool children, the elderly, people with chronic
illness and the homeless.
All four of the college's air-conditioned campuses will be open from 9 am
to 4 pm, Monday to Friday, until the end of August.
Locations include 951 Carlaw Avenue (near Pape and Mortimer Ave.) in East
York and three Scarborough campuses: 75 Ashtonbee Rd. (just north of Eglinton
and Warden), 941 Progress Ave. (just east of Markham Rd.), and 755 Morningside
Ave. (at Ellesmere Rd.). Parking is accessible in the gated lots by using the
For further information:
For further information: Media contact: Mark Toljagic, Communications
Officer, Centennial College, (416) 289-5000, ext. 7142,