WEST ORANGE, NJ - The Ginny Duenkel Pool will be reopening on Monday, June 22.
In order to ensure compliance with Governor Phil Murphy’s Executive Orders, the following guidelines will be implemented for the safety of patrons and staff:
Pool capacity will be maxed out at 600 individuals.
Patrons over the age of 2 are encouraged to wear face coverings when NOT in the pool when social distancing of 6 feet cannot be maintained.
Social distancing of 6 feet will be encouraged while in the water and on the pool deck.
Tables and chairs will be placed in accordance with social distancing guidelines. While there will still be the same number of tables and chairs, they may be placed in alternative locations.
Sanitizer stations will be available throughout the pool.
Foot coverings are required in all rest room, shower, locker room and indoor areas.
Personal toys will be permitted in the spray pad but for individual use only and cannot be shared except among immediate family members and caretakers.
The slides, rec shelter and snack bar will remain closed.
Drinking fountains will not be available
Expect routine sanitization of frequently touched common areas.
Operating hours will be 11:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily, which represents an overall 4 percent increase from last season. A possible extension of the pool season is under consideration.
If a pool member is uncomfortable with these guidelines, a refund of that pool membership can be requested prior to June 22 via e-mail to email@example.com. Pool memberships also can be purchased at www.westorange.org/rec or by calling (973) 325-4150.