It is that time of the year when we trade in our long sleeves and pants for tank tops and swimsuits. Swimming is enjoyed by millions during pool season. Swimming pools are great source for relaxation, enjoyment and exercise. Even though swimming in pools is a routine activity, it still poses many hazards. Falls, slips, injuries, infections and drowning are unfortunately all too commonplace

Whether you use a private, community or public swimming pool, rules exist to ensure the health and safety of every pool visitor. Even though such rules can sometimes seem restrictive, they are always there for a good reason. As we wish for you to enjoy pools year after year, please heed the following pool rules:

Public Swimming Pool Rules

Let us make 2017 another safe and good year of fun at the pool. For more information contact the STOF Health department at 954-985-2330, ext. 10612

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