CONTACT: For members of the media, please contact:
Laura Mayes, City of San Antonio (210) 207-1337
Michelle Vigil, City of San Antonio (210) 207-8172
For questions from the general public, please contact:
COVID-19 Hotline (210) 207-5779
SAN ANTONIO, TX (July 16, 2020) – The City of San Antonio announces that City pools will not open this summer season and splash pads will remain closed due to the recent resurgence in COVID-19 cases.
“We need the public’s support to help reduce the spread of the coronavirus. Keeping pools and splash pads closed emphasizes the importance of avoiding gatherings, practicing physical distancing when outside of the home, and wearing face coverings,” noted Homer Garcia III, Director of San Antonio Parks and Recreation.
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