Dothan announces opening of community pools
Dothan community pools will reopen on June 12.
Andrew Belle, Doug Tew, Walton Park, and Wiregrass Park pools will open to the public for the 2020 season beginning on Friday, June 12th. The pools will be open throughout June and July on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays from 2-6 pm. Each pool will be limited to a capacity of 40 guests at a time during public swim.
The Westgate Competition Pool will open to the public for the 2020 season beginning on Tuesday, June 16th. The Competition Pool will be open throughout June and July on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 2-6 pm. Lap swim will be available for ages 15 and up at the Competition Pool from 6-8 am, 11-1 pm, and from 6-7 pm. Lap swim will be limited to a capacity of no more than 12 at a time.
There will be no swimming lessons this summer due to limited staffing and Coronavirus restrictions. Leisure Services staff will practice and encourage social distancing, as well as maintain a vigorous facility disinfection schedule.
Our Aquacise program will have one six-week summer session from June 22 – July 31, 2020. Registration for this series of classes will consist of a drive-up registration process immediately in front of the Westgate Wellness Pool on June 15th and 16th from 9 am – 1 pm.
Dothan Dolphins Swim Team practices have resumed. The next tryout session for DDST will be on Tuesday, July 7, 2020 at 10 am.
We will continue to monitor the Covid-19 situation and make program adjustments as recommended by the Alabama Department of Public Health and the Governor’s Office. If you have questions about our aquatics facilities or programs, please call (334) 615-3755 during normal business hours.