Pool and park sprinkler hours extended

Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Parks Commissioner Adrian Benepe announced today that the hours at NYC pools will be extended due to the extreme heat. Pools will close at 8 p.m. and be open from 10 a.m. to 8 p.,. on Saturday. These hours will take effect at all 54 pools across the city. Additionally, the 690 spray showers in the city’s parks and playgrounds will remain on  until 9 p.m. tonight and Saturday night. To find the pool nearest you call 311 or visit http://www.nyc.gov. Continue reading