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The Department of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs Closes Martin Luther King Jr. Pool and Fitness Center for Building Assessment
Posted Date: 11/7/2012 4:00 PM
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 Mayor’s Office of Communications
55 Trinity Avenue, Suite 2500 • Atlanta, Georgia 30303

Sonji Jacobs, Director 
404-330-6558, office 
404-276-6866, cell 
sajacobs@atlantaga.gov

Jennifer Ogunsola, Communications Manager
Department of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs

404-546-6786, office
404-886-2963, cell
jogunsola@atlantaga.gov


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 11/07/12

News Release

The Department of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs Closes Martin Luther King Jr. Pool and Fitness Center for Building Assessment 

ATLANTA – Today, as part of a building assessment, the Department of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs has closed the Martin Luther King Jr. Natatorium (pool and fitness center only) for the next 48 hours. The Martin Luther King Jr. Recreation Center will remain open. The natatorium is located at 70 Boulevard Drive, NE Atlanta, GA 30312.

The Department of Parks, Recreation and Cultural affairs apologizes to residents and visitors for the inconvenience; however, for the next 48 hours, we encourage everyone to visit one of our three other state-of-the-art natatoriums: Adamsville Natatorium, Rosel Fann Natatorium and Washington Park Natatorium. The Department of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs has extended the hours of operation at Rosel Fann Natatorium and Washington Park Natatorium to accommodate our customers.

For questions, concerns or additional information, please contact Aquatics Program Director, Eric Ericson at (404) 546-6774 or via email at eericson@atlantaga.gov.

City of Atlanta Natatoriums:

Adamsville Natatorium
3201 Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive SW
Atlanta, GA 30311
(404) 505-3189

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Thursday: 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday: 6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sunday: CLOSED

Rosel Fann Natatorium
365 Cleveland Avenue, SE
Atlanta, GA 30315
(404) 624-0774

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Thursday: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday: 9:00 am – 6 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sunday: CLOSED

Washington Park Natatorium
102 Ollie Street, NW
Atlanta, GA 30314
(404) 658-1436

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Thursday: 7:30 am - 8:00 pm
Friday: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Sunday: CLOSED


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