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Nassau County, Oyster Bay, Glen Cove Announce Warming Centers Open

Coldest temperatures and lowest wind chills of the winter season thus far.

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Nassau County, NY - December 27, 2017 - With the coldest temperatures and lowest wind chills of the winter season thus far, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano – in partnership with the Town of Oyster Bay and City of Glen Cove- today announced that the following warming center locations are open to residents this week:
  • Cantiague Park Ice Rink – 480 W. John St., Hicksville, Phone: 516-571-7056, Hours of Operation: 9:00am-9:00pm
  • Mitchel Field Administration Center - 1 Charles Lindbergh Blvd., Uniondale, Phone: 516-572-0400, Hours of Operation: 10:00am-5:00pm
  • TOB Ice Skating Center at Bethpage – 1001 Stewart Ave., Bethpage, Phone: 516-433-7465, Hours of Operation: 9:00am-11:00pm, Tuesday December 26 – Saturday, December 30
  • Glen Cove Senior Center – 130 Glen St, Glen Cove, Phone: 516-759-9610, Hours of Operation: 9:00am-5:00pm, weekdays
The Nassau County Winter Homeless Hotline - 1-866-WARMBED - is open and runs seven days a week through March 31st, 2018. Between the hours of 6:00 p.m. and 8:00 a.m. Monday thru Thursday, and Friday from 6:00 p.m. thru Monday at 8:00 a.m., employees from the Department of Social Services (DSS) will make appropriate referrals and provide shelter placement. Between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., Monday – Friday, call the Department of Social Services at (516) 227-8519.