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31 Wading Pools Stay Open Until Sept. 9

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MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Because summer won’t let up, 31 Minneapolis wading pools won’t close until Sunday, Sept. 8.

About 30 wading pools located on or adjacent to Minneapolis Public School property closed on Aug. 26, on the first day of school. Beaches remain open from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily. Swim docks at Nokomis, Calhoun and Harriet lakes have been removed.

But 31 will stay open, and seven will remain open past Sept. 8.

Beltrami – 1111 Summer St. NE
Bossen Field – 5601 28th Ave. S
Brackett – 2728 39th Ave. S
Bryant Square – 3101 Bryant Ave. S
Bryn Mawr- 601 Morgan Ave. S
Corcoran – 3334 20th Ave. S
Dickman – 636 2nd St. NE
East Phillips Cultural and Community Center – 2307 17th Ave. S
Elliot – 1000 14th St. E
Farview – 621 29th Ave. N
Folwell – 1615 Dowling Ave. N
Franklin Steele Square – 1600 Portland Ave. S
Hi-View – 3474 2nd St. NE
Lake Hiawatha – 2701 E. 44th St.
Linden Hills – 3100 43rd St. W
Logan – 690 13th Ave. NE
Longfellow – 3435 36th Ave. S
Loring – 1382 Willow St.
Marshall Terrace – 2740 Marshall St. NE
McRae – 906 47th St. E
Mueller – 2509 Colfax Ave. S
North Commons – 1801 James Ave. N
North Mississippi – 5114 North Mississippi Dr.
Pearl – 414 E Diamond Lake Rd.
Phelps – 701 39th St. E
Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. – 4055 Nicollet Ave. S
Riverside – 2700 S 8th St.
Shingle Creek – 2010 50th Ave. N
Sibley – 1900 E 40th St.
Van Cleve – 901 15th Ave. SE
Wabun – Minnehaha 4655 46th Avenue S

The following will stay open past Sept. 9.

Bryant Square – 3101 Bryant Ave. S
Linden Hills – 3100 43rd St. W
Loring – 1382 Willow St.
North Mississippi – 5114 North Mississippi Dr.
Pearl – 414 E Diamond Lake Rd.
Riverside – 2700 S 8th St.
Sibley – 1900 E 40th St.

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