Metro Parks Newsroom
Aquatic Center closes August 28-31 for maintenance
Friday August 25, 2006
Mary T. Meagher Aquatic Center's Olympic pool and therapy pool will be closed on Monday, August 28, through Thursday, August 31, while the pools are cleaned. The pools will re-open at 5 a.m. on Friday, September 1, with regular hours, however water exercise classes will not resume until Tuesday, September 5. On Monday, September 4, the aquatic center’s Labor Day hours will be 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The facility’s fitness center will remain open from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on days that the pool is closed.
Metro Parks drains the therapy pool twice annually to clean the pool lining and associated pumps. The pool is then refilled with fresh water. The Olympic pool was drained and cleaned in April; the water will be treated this time.
Customers are encouraged to call (502) 897-9949 on Friday, September 1, to ensure that the pools have re-opened.
The Mary T. Meagher Aquatic Center is located at 201 Reservoir Road in Crescent Hill Park. The facility features an Olympic pool that offers lap swimming, water exercise and swim lessons; a therapy pool; and a fitness center with Cybex, free weight and cardio equipment. Regular hours are Monday to Friday from 5 a.m. to 9 p.m., Saturday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Sunday from noon to 6 p.m. Call (502) 897-9949 or visit www.metro-parks.org for information.
· Mary T. Meagher Aquatic Center – http://www.louisvilleky.gov/MetroParks/recreation/aquaticcenter.htm