Mayor Michael Nutter says that is very important to open and keep open all the city’s pools during the summer..
He things, that ” pools are an incredible resource for children and adults during hot summer months in Philadelphia.”
Just private donations for the second consecutive year, it was possible to open all 70 of Philadelphia’s public swimming pools.
Now the city has run an effort to collect donations for the $600,000. Philadelphia is about $100,000 short to get its goal.
This the third and final year of raising private dollars for city pools.Photo by flickr.com/photos/newsusa