Milwaukee Health Department urges residents to stay safe in hot weather


MILWAUKEE -- The City of Milwaukee Health Department (MHD) urged residents on Monday, July 15 to take steps to stay cool and safe during our stretch of warmer than usual temperatures.

The MHD, in conjunction with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), recommends the public take the following precautions during hot weather conditions:

Stay Cool

    Stay Hydrated

      Stay Informed

        In conditions of high or extreme heat, the MHD encourages residents to seek out designated cool sites. A list of cooling sites in Milwaukee, as well as heat safety tips, can be found online at

        Milwaukee Health Department