3 more city pools set to open Wednesday

Pool at Mabel Davis Park. (KXAN Photo)
Pool at Mabel Davis Park. (KXAN Photo)

AUSTIN (KXAN) – Givens, Shipe and the Shipe Wading Pool are set to open on Wednesday, according to the Austin Parks and Recreation Department.

Seven pools, including two that are undergoing repairs, remain closed.

Several pools were slow to open for the season because of a lifeguard shortage.

Enclosed is the list of pools that will be open effective Wed., June 18:
Balcones Pool
Bartholomew Pool
Barton Springs Pool
Brentwood Pool
Canyon Vista Pool
Civitan Pool
Deep Eddy Pool
Dick Nichols Pool
Dittmar Pool
Dottie Jordan Pool
Dove Springs Pool
Garrison Pool
Givens Pool
Mabel Davis Pool
Martin Pool
Metz Pool
Murchison Pool
Northwest Pool
Patterson Pool
Ramsey Pool
Reed Pool
Shipe Pool
Shipe Wading Pool
Stacy Pool
Walnut Creek Pool

Pools that will still be closed as of Wed., June 18 include:
Little Stacy – closed for filtration motor repair
Montopolis – closed for water pump repair
Parque Zaragosa
West Austin

For information call 512 974-9331 and to apply for a lifeguard position, go to lifeguardaustin.com.

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