BAYONNE, NJ – Due to expected temperatures into the high 90s, city pool hours will be extended into the evening on Friday, Aug. 12 and Saturday, Aug. 13, city officials said.

On both days, the DiDomenico Municipal Pool on West 16th Street, between Avenue A and Newark Bay, will be open from 10:30 a.m. until 8 p.m., weather permitting.

Normally the pool would close at 5 p.m. each day. But due to the extreme heat expected, the city administration decided to extend the hours for two days.

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The pool will be shut down in the event of inclement weather. 

Patrons can confirm pool closings by calling the Recreation Division hotline at (201) 471-7590 or by visiting