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What’s the city’s policy on closing the pool for inclement weather?


According to Lori Madaus, aquatics supervisor for the city of Lawrence, the policy is that if there is lightning to pull everyone from the water and close for 30 minutes while the lightning passes. She also said that in the event that the tornado sirens go off, everyone will also be pulled from the water and brought in to shelter.
The staff watches the radar to keep an eye out for any signs of inclement weather, she said.

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