City pool reservations being accepted
The Porterville Parks and Leisure Services Department is now accepting pool reservations for the summer.
The 5,590-square-foot pool has a capacity for 280 swimmers and features a modern, zero-depth entry design with play equipment, a lap swim area, dive tank, diving board and its newest addition, a 137-foot water slide. The pool also has lifeguards on duty at all times and also offers convenient access to neighboring Murry Park and the Porterville Golf Course.
Reservations for school events can be made from May 13 through June 7.
The bookings are not to exceed six hours in one day and schools must have a 30-minute break in between parties.
The general public can reserve private bookings on Saturdays and Sundays from June 1 to Aug. 18. Available booking times include 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 a.m. and from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Hourly rates for use of the pool begin at $65 and vary based on the number of guests.
Reservations can be made at the Heritage Center, 256. E. Orange Ave. and will be taken on a first-come, first-served basis.
Early booking is encouraged as available time slots are limited.
Visit www.ci.porterville.ca.us for more details or call Porterville Parks and Leisure Services at 791-7695.