Media Contact: John A. Stokes, (202) 673-2195
DPR Aquatics: (202) 671-1289
The DC Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR) announced today that the Marie H. Reed Aquatic Facility, located at 2200 Champlain Street, NW, will temporarily close for cleaning and renovations beginning Monday, September 21, 2009. The facility is expected to reopen to the public on Monday, October 12, 2009.
During the three week closure, DPR will replace dilapidated furnishings, paint the locker rooms and pool interior, as well as deep clean all parts of the pool facility.
Other DPR aquatic facilities are open, and a directory is available in the "Aquatics" section of DPR's website, dpr.dc.gov or by contacting DPR Aquatics at (202) 671-1289.