Denver Community Pool Rules and Regulations

Denver Community Pool Rules and Regulations:

The following rules and regulations have been established for the protection and benefit of all members and visitors.  All authorized personnel (managers and lifeguards) are the absolute authority on the enforcement of these rules and regulations.

Any violation of these rules shall be considered sufficient cause for immediate suspension of Pool privileges for the offending member(s) or visitor(s).  Recurring violations by a member may result in cancellation of membership.

General

  • All vehicles shall be properly parked in the area provided.
  • All members/visitors shall enter the grounds through the main gate only and register at the office.
  • Membership cards must be shown when entering the pool.
  • Pets are not allowed on the pool grounds.
  • Glass containers of any kind are prohibited in the pool area.
  • Unacceptable conduct/activities on pool ground including swearing, vulgar language/gestures, possession/use of alcohol/drugs, and/or willful destruction/defacing property will not be tolerated and may result in suspension of pool privileges.
  • Place litter in proper containers.  Please help us recycle aluminum cans.
  • Only authorized personnel are permitted in the office and snack bar areas.
  • Children using diapers are required to use designated swimming diapers.  These diapers may be purchased at the Denver Community Pool Office.
  • Children 9 years of age and younger must be accompanied by a designated guardian 14 years of age or older.
  • Please refrain from swimming on the ramp or climbing through the railings. 
  • We do not allow children to be placed on the shoulders of their parents and we do not allow the tossing or throwing of children while in the Pool. 
  • All coolers will be inspected upon arriving at the Pool. No alcohol or glass containers are allowed on Pool grounds.
  • Foul Language will not be tolerated at the Pool.  Repeated violations will result in you being asked to leave the Pool.
  • Non-inflatable Coast Guard approved life jackets or certified personal flotation devices or swimsuits constructed with non-inflatable flotation supports designed for the size of the child and appropriately secured may be worn in the pool. No flotation devices or toys such as rings, noodles or inflatable items of any type allowed in the Pool.  
  • Smoking and vaping is prohibited on all areas of the Pool including the Pool grounds, parking areas, and facilities.
  • Food deliveries from outside vendors are not permitted inside the Pool.  Patrons can bring food to the Pool, however, deliveries are not permitted.

Covid-19

  • Please wear your swimsuit to and from the Denver Community Pool to limit overcrowding in the restrooms. 
  • Shower Facilities and the individual changing rooms will not be available.
  • Patrons are encouraged to practice social distancing in all areas of the Pool including the entrance, snack bar, grounds, and water. Stay with your party and remain a minimum of six (6) feet from other individuals.
  • Patrons will be asked to wear a mask when entering the Pool facility. Masks are encouraged to be worn when not in the water. Masks should not be worn in the water.
  • Chairs and benches will not be provided this summer. Please plan on bringing your own.
  • The Pool Slide will not be used during the 2020 season due to potential issues with people lining up to use the slide.
  • No recreation equipment will be distributed (basketballs, noodles, floats, kickballs). You are welcomed to bring your own noodles to use. No hard toys are allowed in the Pool at any time. Pool staff reserve the right to stop the use of any toy in the Pool if the Pool is deemed crowded or the ball play is becoming to rough. 
  • High touch areas in the restrooms, the entrance breezeway, and the Pool railings and ladders will be disinfected throughout the day.
  • Lifeguards will not wear a mask when working in a chair. There are coned off areas around the guards please respect their social distancing requirements by not loitering in those areas. 
  • Per CDC Guidelines, Pool staff will be making regular announcements to keep patrons informed about policies and guidelines.

Safety

  • Prevent unnecessary accidents – walk at all times.
  • No unnecessary/unsafe activities on pool grounds:  pushing, shoving or roughhousing will not be tolerated.
  • Only one person on the tube slide at a time.
  • No diving or flipping into the pool.
  • No dunking by head or by neck in the pool.
  • All of these items are in place to keep everyone at the Pool safe. Please listen to the lifeguards’ directions while attending the Pool to ensure a great day by everyone.