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Avoca Aquatic Center Policy Statements

Avoca Aquatic Center Policy Statements

Approved by Park Board May 10, 2023



            The Avoca Park Board may make reasonable changes from time to time. Said changes shall be posted on the premises by aquatic center staff.
Children ten and under must be accompanied by someone at least 16 years of age and must remain in direct supervision. An adult may supervise up to five children.
            Everyone who enters the pool must pay, regardless of the intent to swim.
            Hours and days of operation shall be posted on the premises. Hours and days of operation shall be subject to reasonable change at the discretion of the Avoca Park Board and the aquatic center staff.
The pool will open if the air temp is below 70 however; the facility may close features for low attendance as determined by the aquatic center manager. The pool staff will monitor local weather radio and if there is the threat of a severe storm or visible lightning the pool will close immediately. The pool may reopen if the imminent danger passes. No refunds or rain checks will be issued.
Swimmers must obey all rules and regulations posted in the general areas. Failure to obey rules may result in loss of swimming privileges for the day. No refunds will be issued if you are asked to leave the pool.
In accordance with state law, the pool may close temporarily if there is evidence of a fecal accident in the pool. No refunds will be issued if this occurs. The pool will reopen as soon as allowable under Iowa law.
Family passes are limited to 2 (maximum adults) or legal guardians residing together as a couple, and also including their children ages 18 and under, foster children ages 18 and under, or stepchildren ages 18 and under and the 18-year-old must be enrolled in high school or just graduated that year.
Dangerous play such as running, horseplay, and riding on shoulders is not permitted.
Regulation swimming suits are required for all patrons in the pool. T-shirts and cutoff shorts are not allowed.
Patrons must be able to swim 25 yards to enter diving well.
Children must meet height requirement to ride slide or pass swim test.
No food or drink may be brought into the pool.
The Avoca Aquatic Center is not responsible for lost or stolen articles.
Any children not potty trained must wear "Little Swimmer" pull-ups.
User acknowledges that there are peak hours of usage of the facilities, and should the user wish to avoid these peak hours, it is their sole responsibility to adjust the schedule of their attendance to the pool's non-peak hours.


Approved on May 10, 2023 Resolution 23-0510-01