BREWER, Maine (NEWS CENTER) --- Staff at the Brewer Public Pool is getting ready for the hot weather that will be rolling in on Wednesday.
Staff and lifeguards at the pool today were getting the facility ready for Thursday's summer opening. Cleaning out the guardhouse, and finishing filling up the pool and getting other equiptment ready, was on today's agenda.
The staff will be doing in pool training on Wednesday to catch up on safety procedures. The pool has about 9 lifeguards on staff. All of them have to be re-certified every three years.
Though the pool won't be open in time for Wednesday's heat, free swim starts on Thursday at 1 p.m. In the meantime, pools in Bangor are now open.