Mayor Jimmy Davis has announced that the Mayor G. Thomas DiDomenico Municipal Pool will open for the season on Memorial Day weekend – Saturday, May 25, Sunday, May 26, and Monday, May 27, from 10:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m., weather permitting. The pool will then continue to be open on weekends only, weather permitting, from 10:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. until school gets out for the summer in late June. Following the end of the school year, the pool will be open daily through Labor Day, weather permitting.
The facility is located on West 16th Street, west of Avenue A. The late former Mayor G. Thomas DiDomenico made constructing the original pool his personal responsibility in the 1950’s.
Mayor Davis stated that, last year, over 33,000 people enjoyed the Municipal Pool. He said, “This has been a wonderful facility since 1956, and we anticipate another year of fun for thousands of our residents at the pool.”
Pete Amadeo, Recreation Supervisor, stated that the daily admission fees for this year will be: children 12 years old and under – $1.00, 13-64 years old – $3.00, and seniors, age 65 and above -$1.00.