City of Atlanta to re-open city’s swimming pools May 29, waives fees for patrons

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ATLANTA—After a year without access to city pools due COVID-19, Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced the city is making pools accessible to all patrons at no cost. All 12 city pools will reopen beginning Saturday, May 29, in time for Memorial Day.

“After such a challenging year for communities across Atlanta, we are grateful that we can now provide free access to the City’s pools,” said Mayor Bottoms. “We ask everyone to enjoy our recreation facilities in a safe and responsible manner.”

In line with the most recent CDC COVID-19 Guidelines, capacity will be limited and masks are required upon entry including those not swimming. Masks are not required while swimming.

“With the end of the school year approaching and summer on the horizon, this is the perfect time for residents to enjoy City of Atlanta pools,” said Department of Parks and Recreation Commissioner John Dargle Jr.

 

Find a list of City of Atlanta pools, hours of operation and locations below:

Adams Park, 1581 Lagoon Ln., SW

12:30 – 7:00 p.m., Mon. – Sat.

 

Anderson Park, 100 Anderson Ave.

12:30 – 7:00 p.m., Tue. – Sat.

 

Candler Park, 1500 McClendon Ave., NE

12:30 – 7:00 p.m., Open Daily

 

Grant Park, 625 Park Ave.

12:30 – 8:00 p.m., Open Daily

 

John A. White Park, 1101 Cascade Cir., SW

12:30 – 8:00 p.m., Open Daily

 

Maddox Park, 1142 Donald Lee Hollowell Pkwy., NW

12:30 – 8:00 p.m., Open Daily

 

Pittman Park, 950 Garibaldi St., SW

12:30 – 7:00 p.m., Open Daily

 

Powell at Mozley Park, 1690 M.L.K. Jr., Dr., NW

12:30 – 7:00 p.m., Wed – Sun.

 

Rev. James Orange Park, 1305 Oakland Ln., SW

12:30 – 8:00 p.m., Open Daily

 

Rosa L. Burney Park, 477 Windsor St.

12:30 – 7:00 p.m., Tue. – Sat.

 

South Bend Park, 2000 Lakewood Ave., SE 1

2:30pm – 7:00 p.m., Tue. – Sat.

 

Thomasville Park, 1750 Thomasville Dr., SE

12:30 – 7:00 p.m., Wed – Sun.

 

City of Atlanta COVID-19 Re-opening protocols can be found here.

 

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