COHOES, N.Y. – Lansing Pool opened for the summer to all Cohoes residents Saturday.
The pool is free for all city residents who show proof of residency. Proof of residence can be shown by presenting one of the following items:
- Current Cohoes City School ID or Report Card
- Driver's License
- Current Utility Bill
- Current City of Cohoes Tax Bill
Non-residents can also swim at Lansing Pool, but they will be charged a fee of $5 per visit.
City officials have asked that children under the age of 12 be accompanied by an adult if they wish to swim. If a child under the age of 12 is dropped off and is not with an adult, they will not be allowed in the pool for safety reasons.
Free swimming lessons will be provided for thos who don't know how to swim by the Red Cross. Those interested can sign-up at the pool or call (518) 237-2632.
Pool hours are from noon until 7 p.m. seven days a week. Adult swim hours will be held Tuesday and Tursday evenings from 6 to 7 p.m.