City Wide Pools

Updated: March 14, 2019

Spring 2019

As a project management efficiency, Seattle Parks and Recreation, Planning and Development Division (PDD) consolidated needed citywide pool repairs into one bid package. Seattle Parks and Recreation awarded the construction contract to Biwell Construction, Inc. in early October 2018.

The City Wide Pools project is addressing needed structural improvements to seven existing pools:

  • Queen Anne - Queen Anne Pool opened this week (3/11/2019) after being closed longer than expected due to unforeseen conditions uncovered during the repair work. Schedules for drop-in swimming and swim lessons may be affected for a while. Thank you for your patience.
  • Medger Evers - Refurbish existing pool bulkhead. Selective pool deck slab demolition and replacement. Selective pool deck drains demolition and replacement.  Install new plaster liner. Repair SBS membrane roof at stair tower/mechanical room roof. 
    Medger Evers Pool Update - The pool is currently closed for the repairs. We anticipate reopening mid-May.
    Please consider visiting one of the other 7 indoor pools operated by Seattle Parks and Recreation.
    Each facility offers similar group and personal lessons. Find a Pool
  • Meadowbrook - Selective pool deck slab demolition and replacement. Selective pool deck drains demolition and replacement. Selective repair of pool edge apron. Replacement of Natatorium air handing unit and associated duct work at Meadowbrook Pool.
    Meadowbrook Pool Update - The pool is currently closed for the repairs. We anticipate reopening mid-May.
    Please consider visiting one of the other 7 indoor pools operated by Seattle Parks and Recreation.  
    Each facility offers similar group and personal lessons. Find a Pool
  • Pop Mounger - Remove and replace existing pool liner. 
  • Southwest - Remove and replace existing pool liner. 
  • Madison - Refurbish existing pool bulkhead. Demolish and replace roof, install insulation and provide seismic structural upgrades.  Demolition and repair of stucco walls, siding, and clerestory windows. Demolish and replace lighting fixtures. 
  • Ballard - Demolish and replace existing concrete pool deck, pool deck drains, pool & spa plaster liner and replace existing pool filter system. 

Construction is planned to commence at the first pool in August and conclude in December 2019.

Planned Closure Dates:

  • Queen Anne Pool: Pool reopened March 11, 2019
  • Medgar Evers Pool: January 2 - May 12, 2019
  • Meadowbrook Pool: February 11 - May 6, 2019
  • Mounger Pool: March 18 - April 14, 2019 (Pool opens May 11)
  • Southwest Pool: April 27 - May 26, 2019
  • Helene Madison Pool: May 20 - October 6, 2019
  • Ballard Pool: October 21 - December 22, 2019

If your pool is closed please consider visiting one of the other 7 indoor pools operated by Seattle Parks and Recreation.
Each facility offers similar group and personal lessons. Find a Pool

Location

Schedule

Bidding, Planning & Design: April - Sept 2018
Construction: October 2018 - December 2019

Project Description

As a project management efficiency, Seattle Parks and Recreation, Planning and Development Division (PDD) consolidated needed citywide pool repairs into one bid package. Bids opened on April 25 for the City Wide Pools project addressing needed structural improvements to seven existing pools.