Swimming pool opens to beat heatwave

2010-09-24 00:00

RESIDENTS who want to cool off in the extreme heat will be pleased to know that the Msunduzi Municipality has decided to give them access to the Alexandra Swimming Pool from tomorrow.

Msunduzi’s marketing and public relations manager, Brian Zuma, said the municipality hopes to allow public access to the Northdale, Sobantu and Eastwood swimming pools from Tuesday.

“We are unable to open Berg Street and Woodlands pools at present due to major repairs that are required.

“… there is a shortage of funds to repair them,” said Zuma.

He added that the situation will be reviewed in line with the city’s financial position.

“We hope that this will be a welcome relief to the public, considering the heatwave we are experiencing,” said Zuma.



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