Morning swim resumes at downtown pool Sept. 28

Morning swim at the downtown Augustus Brown Swimming Pool resumes on Monday, September 28. The City and Borough of Juneau Parks & Recreation Department will continue operating Juneau’s two aquatic facilities at the following schedule starting September 28:

Augustus Brown Swimming Pool

  • Monday-Friday, 5:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. & 2 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • Sunday, 12 p.m. – 2 p.m.

Dimond Park Aquatic Center

  • Monday, 5 a.m. – 1 p.m. & 5:30 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • Tuesday-Friday, 5 a.m. – 3 p.m. & 5:30 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • Saturday, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
  • Sunday, 12 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Full facility schedules can be found at JuneauPools.org.

For more information, contact Aquatics Manager Kollin Monahan at 586-0839 or Kollin.Monahan@juneau.org.

 

September 24th, 2020|

Morning swim cancelled at downtown pool

Starting Tuesday, September 15, the City and Borough of Juneau Parks & Recreation Department is canceling the morning swim session from 5:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Monday-Friday at the Augustus Brown Swimming Pool. This is due to current staffing shortages. The two Juneau Pools facilities will remain open for public use at the following schedule:

Augustus Brown Swimming Pool

  • Monday-Friday, 2 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • Sunday, 12 p.m. – 2 p.m.

Dimond Park Aquatic Center

  • Monday, 5 a.m. – 1 p.m. & 5:30 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • Tuesday-Friday, 5 a.m. – 3 p.m. & 5:30 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • Saturday, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
  • Sunday, 12 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Full Facility Schedules can be found at JuneauPools.org.

For more information on Juneau Pools, contact Aquatics Manager Kollin Monahan at 586-0839 or Kollin.Monahan@juneau.org.

September 14th, 2020|

Downtown pool reopens Sept. 8; Parks & Recreation programs remain cancelled

The City and Borough of Juneau Parks & Recreation Department is reopening the Augustus Brown Swimming Pool on Tuesday, September 8. With high school swim teams practicing at the Dimond Park Aquatic Center, the Augustus Brown pool will operate during the following times to offer more recreational space for community users:

  • Monday-Friday 5:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. & 2 p.m. – 8 p.m. (Facility will be closed Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.)
  • Saturday 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • Sunday 12 p.m. – 2 p.m.

Please refer to the Juneau Pools COVID-19 Mitigation Plan to see operating hours for the Dimond Park Aquatic Center. More information can be found in these Frequently Asked Questions.

During this current Phase III of reopening, drop-in recreation continues. Facility capacity at both pools is 50 or less patrons. Locker rooms will stay open for public use and showers will be available for use at both facilities starting September 8. The facilities will offer a full lap pool and a full rec pool. The following amenities remain unavailable: hot tub and sauna; slides, spray features, and diving boards; lobby tables and chairs; open swims; and fitness classes.

Per CBJ ordinance, members of the public are still required to wear face coverings in common spaces (lobby, front desk, and locker rooms/restrooms). Social distancing of at least six feet should be maintained. No member of the public displaying symptoms of COVID-19 may be present in public facilities. The fitness deck, locker and family changing rooms will be wiped down at the top of every hour. The entire facility will be closed to be thoroughly cleaned and disinfected prior to opening, during the mid-day closure, and at closing.

Parks & Recreation programs remained cancelled, including Men’s and Women’s Volleyball, Senior Open Gym/Activities, Youth Indoor Soccer, Start Smart, and the Hike Program. Mt. Jumbo Gym will remain closed until further notice, and its associated programs are cancelled. These decisions are in line with recommendations and guidance from the State of Alaska Public Health.

For more information on Juneau Pools, contact Aquatics Manager Kollin Monahan at 586-0839 or Kollin.Monahan@juneau.org. For more information on Parks & Recreation programs, call 586-5226.

September 2nd, 2020|

Augustus Brown Swimming Pool Reopens September 8th

Augustus Brown Swimming Pool will reopen to the public on September 8th, observing a modified schedule. With the addition of the two high school teams resuming practice at Dimond Park Aquatic Center, Augustus Brown will reopen during peak times from 5:30am-8:30am and 2:00pm-8:00pm Monday-Friday, and 10:00am-2:00pm & 12:00pm-2:00pm on Saturdays & Sundays. For more information read Juneau Pool’s mitigation and plan and frequently asked questions here.

August 31st, 2020|

July 28th Aquatics Board Meeting – 5:00pm via Zoom

The CBJ Aquatics Board will be meeting on July 28th, 2020 at 5:00pm via a Zoom Webinar. The meeting packet with attachments can be found here.

 

Join from a PC, Mac, iPad, iPhone or Android device:

                              Please click this URL to join. https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84512010198

                              Description: CBJ Aquatics Board Meeting

 

            Or join by phone:

                          Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):

                          US: +1 253 215 8782  or +1 346 248 7799  or +1 669 900 9128  or +1 301 715 8592  or +1 312 626 6799  or +1 646 558 8656

                         Webinar ID: 845 1201 0198

                         International numbers available: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kcNRo2QMST

 

If individuals have questions or connectivity issues, please contact the CBJ Aquatics Manager by email: Kollin.Monahan@juneau.org or phone: 907.321.6535.

 

 

July 27th, 2020|