7/20/2020 11:36:00 AM Pool reaches 50 percent capacity twice from July 1-13
Dan Harris, a certified pool operator, left, and Cheryl Terhaar, pool manager, say that all things considered, Stewartville and area residents are happy the pool has been open at 50 percent capacity since Monday, June 15. As of last week, both Terhaar and Harris said they had heard no reports that any swimmer had been infected with the coronavirus.
Cheryl Terhaar and Dan Harris sat at a picnic table near the Stewartville pool last week, discussing what it's been like to operate a swimming pool in the midst of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Terhaar, the pool's manager, and Harris, a certified pool operator, agree that all things considered, Stewartville and area residents are happy the pool has been open at 50 percent capacity since Monday, June 15. The pool's capacity is 450 swimmers at any one time. At 50 percent capacity, up to 225 people may swim during Session 1 on a weekday from... For more on this story pick up your copy of the July 21 Stewartville STAR.