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Long Street swimming pool back in business<p>The reopening marks a significant milestone in the pool's revitalisation journey.</p><p>The facility, a historical landmark in the heart of the city, has been undergoing upgrades since February to enhance its facilities and ensure an even better experience for visitors.<br></p><p><span></span></p><figure class="subtopic-fullsize-img"><img class="responsive" src="https://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/Media%20Images%202/Long%20street%201.jpeg" alt="" style="width:1069px;" /></figure>​​'This is a momentous occasion for the community and water lovers alike. This project represents our commitment to providing top-notch recreational facilities for our residents,' said Mayoral Committee Member for Community Services and Health, Councillor Patricia Van der Ross.<div><br><p></p><p>While there are some minor snags that still require resolution, the City is committed to swiftly addressing these to ensure a seamless experience for all patrons. </p><p>Measures have been put in place to minimise disruption to pool users, with the contractor committed to completing outstanding work outside of operating hours. Visitors will be informed of any ongoing installations to ensure their safety and convenience.</p><p>'We recognise the value that the Long Street swimming pool brings, and we are committed to ensuring that it meets the highest standards of safety, accessibility and enjoyment. We express our gratitude for the community's patience and understanding throughout the renovation process and look forward to welcoming back our patrons, and seeing the pool once again bustling with activity,' added Van der Ross. </p><p>Among the completed works are roof repairs and electrical compliance upgrades, along with interior touch-ups like the painting of the foyer ceiling and external façade, repairs to the cash office and other minor works.</p><p><strong><br></strong></p><p><strong>End</strong></p><p><br></p></div>2024-05-14T22:00:00ZGP0|#1d539e44-7c8c-4646-887d-386dc1d95d70;L0|#01d539e44-7c8c-4646-887d-386dc1d95d70|City news;GTSet|#62efe227-07aa-45e7-944c-ceebacca891d10

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