CHICAGO — Temperatures are reaching dangerously low levels in Chicago this week.
A Wind Chill Advisory is in effect beginning at 9 p.m. tonight until 10 a.m. Thursday. Air temps will drop below zero tonight. The Wind Chill Thursday morning will be 15-25 degrees below zero.
Chicago landlords must heat residential buildings to at least 68 degrees during the day and 66 degrees overnight.
Illinois pet owners can face a fine or jail time for leaving pets outside in extreme cold.
The city of Chicago has designated warming centers for those in need to seek shelter. They’re open Monday-Friday from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. during work weekdays when temperatures dip below 32 degrees.
1140 W. 79th Street
Chicago, IL 60620
10 S. Kedzie Ave.
Chicago, IL 60612
4314 S. Cottage Grove
Chicago, IL 60653
845 W. Wilson Ave.
Chicago, IL 60640
8650 S. Commercial Ave.
Chicago, IL 60617
4357 W. Armitage Ave.
Chicago, IL 60639
For more info, go here or call 3-1-1.