With Few Pools Open In Illinois, Swimmers Adjust To Restrictions, Await Phase 4 Guidance; 'Who Knows How Long This Will Last?'There’s no freestyling at Centennial Park Aquatic Center in Orland Park; restrictions abound.
When Will Swimming Pools At Parks Reopen? Orland Park Aiming For Late June; Many Others To Remain Closed The Entire SeasonAs of this moment, we found only one park district swimming pool planning to open soon in the Chicago area.
Communities Face Tough Choices On Opening Public PoolsThe National Recreation and Park Association, a nonprofit that advocates on behalf of public parks, recreation and conservation, said 31% of agencies with pools have decided not to open them this summer and 46% were awaiting additional guidance from government and health officials before making a decision.
Dr. Ezike: Swimming Pools Are Not Safe To Use During Coronavirus Pandemic Because Of 'Fecal Shedding'Illinois Department of Public Health Director Dr. Ngozi Ezike said Thursday that using swimming pools during the coronavirus pandemic is not a good idea – with a gross-out reason as to why.
CDC: Stop Going Into Hotel Pools And Hot Tubs With DiarrheaCDC officials say that over 27,000 people have gotten sick because of water-related pathogens since 2000.
Best Indoor Pools In ChicagoForget about the weather outside. Go for a dip and make a splash at these indoor pools in the Chicago area.
Best Public Pools In ChicagoGrab your towel and sunscreen and get ready for fun in the sun by heading to one of these public swimming pools in Chicago.
Coolest Hotel Pools Across The NationWith record heat in some parts of the country this summer, there really is no better way to stay cool during hot weather than with a swimming pool. Read on for some of the best hotel pools to take a dip.
Chilly Weather Keeping Swimmers Away From Local PoolsAn unusually cool start to the summer season has been hampering attendance at some local swimming pools.
6 More Chicago Park District Pools Open; 2 Still ClosedSix Chicago Park District outdoor swimming pools throughout the city opened Sunday after being closed for repairs.
Park District Still Has To Upgrade Several Pool DrainsThe Chicago Park District is up against a deadline to have its outdoor pools ready for the swimming season.
State Closes Hundreds Of Pools Over Drain CoversHundreds of pools across Illinois have been closed by the state, after state inspectors found them in violation of federal drain regulations.