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Beach, outdoor pool and wading pool season winds down this week

August 24, 2021
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It only seems like it just started, but the City’s wading pool and supervised beach swimming seasons are quickly winding down this week.

Supervised swimming at beaches

Lifeguard supervision and daily water testing at City beaches – Mooney’s Bay, Britannia, Petrie Island and Westboro, end for this season on Sunday, August 29. Until August 29, the daily hours for supervised beach swimming will be noon to 7 p.m. Check ottawa.ca for the updates on water quality testing and closures.

Deep Water Outdoor Pools

The City’s nine deep water outdoor pools will be closing between August 22 and September 6 depending on location. Check ottawa.ca for outdoor pool schedules and information.

City wading pools

The City’s wading pools will also close for 2021 season on Tuesday, August 24.

Splash pads remain open

City splash pads will remain open daily from 8 am to 9 pm until September 15 to help beat the late-summer heat. Visit ottawa.ca for a splash pad near you.

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