TUESDAY 7/14/2020 7:51 a.m.
MENASHA, Wis. (WFRV) – The Menasha Pool is reopening on July 14 after temporarily closing due to a staff member being exposed to coronavirus.
Menasha Recreation and Pool says the staff member has tested negative for COVID-19, but will remain in quarantine for 14 days.
“We will remain vigilant about the safety protocols that protect our staff and guests and will continue to put the safety of our staff and guests at the forefront of our decisions. We look forward to seeing you back at the pool,” officials said in a Facebook post.
Multiple swimming spaces across Northeast Wisconsin will remain closed this summer, including:
- City of Appleton pools
- Ashwaubomay Lake in Ashwaubenon
- Outagamie County’s Plamann Lake
- Oshkosh’s Pollock Water Park
Some swim areas are opening this year, including:
Original Story: Menasha Pool closed until further notice
MONDAY 7/13/2020 7:40 a.m.
MENASHA, Wis. (WFRV) – The Menasha Pool is closed until further notice “out of an abundance of caution,” according to Menasha Recreation and Pool.
According to a Friday Facebook post, a member of the pool staff had off-site contact with a person who tested positive for coronavirus.
“Although this individual is not displaying any symptoms, we are taking precautionary measures for our staff and guests until we have further information. We remain committed to the health and safety of our staff and guests and will provide an operational update as soon as we have further information.”
Little Chute’s Doyle Pool closed until further notice while a staff member awaited the results of a coronavirus test. The pool is set to reopen Monday, July 13.