Join Juneau Pools for Augustus G. Brown ribbon-cutting ceremony on March 1
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A ribbon ~ Juneau residents can look forward to diving back into the refreshing waters of Augustus G. Brown Swimming Pool as it reopens after 11 months of extensive renovations. The ribbon-cutting ceremony, open to all members of the community, will take place on Friday, March 1 at 2 p.m.

The pool, also known as AGB Pool, has undergone major improvements including a resurfaced leisure pool, remodeled locker rooms, new plumbing and aquatic systems, and a new boiler. These renovations aim to make the facility more accessible, energy-efficient and user-friendly for swimmers in the Juneau area.

The ceremony will feature speeches from Juneau Mayor Beth Weldon, Parks & Recreation Director George Schaaf and Aquatics Manager Terra Patterson. Additionally, Goldbelt Heritage will perform a cleansing ceremony to mark the reopening of the pool. Following the ceremony, members of the public are invited to take a tour of the facility and see the improvements firsthand.

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A soft opening with limited hours is scheduled for the week of March 4, with a grand reopening and community free swim planned for March 9. More information about these events will be announced in the coming days.

It is important to note that AGB Pool has limited parking available. Visitors are advised to use on-street parking adjacent to the pool if the parking lot is full. For those interested in attending the reopening ceremony or other events at AGB Pool, please RSVP through their Facebook event or visit juneaupools.org for more information.

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