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Columbus extends swimming season

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COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – The city of Columbus says it is extending the current pool season another 8 weeks.

The normal 10-week pool season was scheduled to end August 1st.

However, as a result of the hot temperatures, Parks and Recreation says it will open area pools each Saturday and Sunday from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. through the end of September.

The schedule is as follows:

August 7 & 8 -- Psalmond Road and Shirley Winston  
August 14 & 15 -- Psalmond Road and Rigdon Park  
August 21 & 22 -- Psalmond Road and Shirley Winston
August 28 & 29 -- Psalmond Road and Rigdon Park
September 4 & 5 --Psalmond Road and Shirley Winston
September 11 & 12 -- Psalmond Road and Rigdon Park
September 18 & 19 -- Psalmond Road and Shirley Winston
September 25 & 26  -- Psalmond Road and Rigdon Park

Officials tell us one of the pools, located off Double Churches Road, is still under construction.

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