Public Swimming Pools

A public swimming pool is any structure, chamber or tank containing an artificial body of water used by the public for swimming, diving, wading, recreation or therapy.

Permitting Process
There is an annual fee* to operate a public swimming pool, spa, or wading pool.
Public Swimming Pool
An application must be filed in the Environmental Health Office along with the fee before an operation permit is issued. The permit has to be renewed each year.

*Fee: please check with the Environmental Health Division for the current fee.

  • Year-round pools are permitted from January 1 through December 31 each year. Year-round pools require two inspections per year by an environmental health specialist.
  • Seasonal pools are permitted from April 1 through October 31. Seasonal pools require one inspection during the operation season by an environmental health specialist.