A popular summer recreation option has been cut this year in West Carrollton and with it, dozens of seasonal jobs, as city officials have decided against opening its pool.

COVID-19 health concerns and financial issues exacerbated by the coronavirus pandemic are at the heart of the move to keep Wilson Park Pool closed this year, according to city officials.

“This has been a difficult decision, as we know the pool is a very popular part of our community,” West Carrolton City Manager Brad Townsend said in a release. “But, we took a holistic approach to determining what was best for our citizens both personally and fiscally.”

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