First of the Wilmington city pools to open Monday

Pool (Photo: Public Domain Pictures)

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — The summer heat will be in full force this week and you’ll be able to cool off at a Wilmington city pool.

According to a city spokesman, the pool at Robert Strange Park is set to open — by reservations only.

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Located at 401 South 8th street, this is the first of the city pools to open this summer.

“Extensive safety measures are in place to prevent the spread of COVID-19,” the spokesman wrote in a news release.

You can read about the safety guidelines here.

Call in reservations are required the day of swim. Call (910) 899-7332 to make your reservation between the hours of 7:15 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

The other two city pools, Northside and Legion, will open in the coming week.

The YMCA operates the city pools.