City getting pool ready for opening on May 27

Friday, May 17, 2013
Jason E. Silvers/Tribune photos City employee Chad Brown, above, hoses down the deck of the Fort Scott Aquatic Center Thursday afternoon in preparation for the opening day of the pool on May 27, Memorial Day. City workers cleaned and began filling the pool this week to get the facility ready for the pool's opening.

Warmer weather starting to make its way into the area is one sign that summer is approaching and with that, the opening of the Fort Scott Aquatic Center.

City workers began cleaning and filling the pool this week and lifeguards have recently gone through training in preparation for its planned opening day, which is Monday, May 27.

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