Mayor Warren Announces the Opening of Two R-Center Pools

Due to a  lifeguard shortage only  two Rochester pools for the summer  season are open at the Adams St. R-Center, 85 Adam St. and Trenton & Pamela Jackson R-Center, 485 N. Clinton Ave..

The pools will be open 9 a.m. to 4:45 p.m., Mon.–Fri. through August 28

The pools offer open swim, lap swim, family swim sessions and other program options. Residents are encouraged to use the City’s R-Central online system at to search, view, explore and enroll for the complete array of recreation programs.

In addition, swimming opportunities are available at Durand Eastman Beach, noon–6 p.m., seven-days-a-week

The City spray parks are open from noon–6 p.m. at:

•Carter Street R-Center, 500 Carter St.

•Tyshaun Cauldwell R-Center for Hope, 524 Campbell St.

•Edgerton R-Center, 41 Backus St.

•Humboldt R-Center, 1045 Atlantic Ave.

•David F. Gantt R-Center, 700 North St.

•Thomas P. Ryan R-Center, 530 Webster Ave.

•Roxie Sinkler R-Center, 75 Grover St.

Spray features are available from noon–6 p.m. at:

•Fourth and Peck Playground, corner of Fourth and Peck Streets

•Martin Luther King Jr. Park (playground area), 353 Court St.

•Troup Street Park, Troup Street and Van Auker Street (between Reynolds Street and Ford Street)

Participants are asked to abide by posted capacity limits and COVID-19 restrictions.

For more information, call (585) 428-6755.To submit a lifeguard application to the county, Go to.

The city is still accepting lifeguard applications.