Borough pools to close early
EAST STROUDSBURG — The municipal pools in Stroudsburg and East Stroudsburg will close a little earlier this year. A staff shortage has shortened the season by one week.Stroudsburg Borough Pool now closes August 19. The pool at Dansbury Park will close the next day. Only one facility will open at a time that weekend.“Everyone has to be consolidated at one facility for safety reasons,” said Sherry Acevedo, executive director of Stroud Region Open Space and Recreation Commission. “We don’t want the alternative, where we would have to close even earlier.” Read more..