Reduced public pool hours go into effect today

The Prairie Village and Fairway public pools start running on reduced schedules today to accommodate the needs of many of the lifeguards, who are returning to school.

Fairway’s pool will be closed Monday through Thursday, and open from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, and from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday.

The Prairie Village pool will be open from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, and from 11 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

Both pools will operate on the reduced schedules until Labor Day, after which they will be closed for the season.