• April 23, 2021

Tags : el paso heat

City of El Paso, Community Partners collaborate to map Hottest

On Thursday afternoon, the City and its community partners announced a summertime collaboration to collect data about the distribution of heat as part of a regional effort to map where people are most at risk during extreme heat waves. The heat assessment project called the “Heat Watch”, funded by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s […]Read More

As triple digit heat hits El Paso, health officials remind

With back-to-back triple digit heat predicted for the next several days, the Department of Public Health is asking the community to take extra precautions to avoid heat-related illness and be on the lookout for warning signs. “We realize that there are essential workers such as construction workers, whose jobs require them to work outside, and […]Read More

Health Authority Declares Heat Emergency in El Paso

Dr. Hector Ocaranza, El Paso City/County Health Authority, issued a heat emergency for the El Paso Area.  This announcement was made during a press conference at the Chalio Acosta Sports Center in south El Paso on August 1, 2016. “El Paso residents and those living in and around our region need to realize that the […]Read More

El Paso Heat takes Gold in Arizona Police and Fire

El Paso County Sheriff’s Office very own Deputy Andrew Morales,(coach) Detention Officer Roberto Estorga and Detention Officer Hector Rodriguez participated in this year’s 2016 Arizona Police and Fire Games held in Scottsdale, Arizona. Deputy Morales and Detention Officers Estorga and Rodriguez were part of the El Paso Heat team and took on the Oakland Police […]Read More