Section 19-13-B33 of the Public Health Code establishes minimum standards for construction, safety and the operation of Public Swimming Pools. Pools and hot tubs at clubs, schools, condominiums, resorts, campgrounds and motels all come under the scope of this regulation. Pools rely on proper equipment operation, careful maintenance and close monitoring of the water chemistry balance to ensure a safe bathing environment for the public.
Each of the 20 public pools in the Health District is inspected frequently during the summer months. A complete facilities inspection is made by a trained sanitarian that includes the following: