COVID-19 Update as of June 15, 2020

As part of the Palm Beach County order easing some restrictions for recreation, beginning Tuesday, May 12, City pools and tennis centers will be open with some limitations and restrictions. Updated summer hours were instituted on June 3, 2020. 

Aquatics Facilities are open for LAP SWIMMING only.

  • Swim Center Summer Hours: 
    • Mon - Sun: 7:30am - 5pm (No hot tub, no splash pad, no playground)
  • Meadows Park Pool Summer Hours: 
    • Mon - Sat: 8am - 6:45pm; Sun: 12pm - 6:45pm
  • Credit cards only, no cash will be accepted.
  • Face coverings must be worn inside buildings at all times.
  • Pool use shall be limited to one person per lane (6 - Swim Center; 8 - Meadows Park Pool), at 45-minute increments - once per day. Patrons must call ahead to schedule swim - swims cannot be scheduled more than 1 day in advance.
  • Patrons must bring their own swimming equipment such as goggles, towels, kickboards, fins, noodles, and water bottles.
  • Locker rooms will be closed. 
    • Swim Center - Family restrooms will be available for use. 
    • Meadows Park Pool - patrons may only use toilets and changing area.
  • Use of showers, lockers, vending machines, ice machines, and water fountains are prohibited.
  • If there is a line for the front desk, patrons will social distance outside behind blue taped lines that will be applied at 6ft intervals on the entrance way floor and sidewalk for waiting area.

View the list of parks and recreational facilities that are open.

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