Pool Closing Policy

Pool Closing Policy

  • Pool closes if the outdoor temperature falls under 65 degrees fahrenheit .
  • Pool closes if lightning is sighted or weather is threatening. Weather is then assessed at 2 hour intervals (3, 5 and 7 pm).
  • Pool closes if there is need for emergency repairs or maintenance.
  • Pool is subject to close for the remainder of a scheduled open swim when there are fewer than 15 people in the pool.

For Outdoor Pool Information, swim lesson cancellations, and pool closings call the pool, 934-3951 or the Recreation Hotline, 507-934-0070 or use Remind101.


To receive messages regarding cancellations of swim lessons, lap swim, aerobics, open or family swim via text, send a text to 81010 or 651-691-4264 for each of the groups you wish to join.

  • For evening lessons text: @evelessons
  • For aerobics or lap swim text: @aerobiclap
  • For morning lessons text: @amlessons
  • For open or family swim text: @afteveswim

    Pool closes for the season Sunday, August 18.