Pool Rules & Regulations

Pool Rules & Regulations


The following are the rules/regulations for those while visiting any of Brownsville Parks and Recreation Department's Aquatic Facilities:
  • All persons entering the facility will be charged full admission.
  • If a patron needs to leave the facility for any reason, guidelines for re-entry must be observed or full admission will be charged again.
  • Please do not loiter at the entrance or in the facility.
  • Smoking, controlled substances, alcohol, weapons and glass are prohibited in the pool areas.
  • Patrons suspected to be under the influence of drugs or alcohol will not be admitted or may be asked to leave.
  • Talking to or distracting the lifeguards while on duty is not allowed.
  • Only U.S. Coast Guard approved personal flotation devices are allowed. Please leave all rafts, rings and water wings at home.
  • Please walk everywhere, no running.
  • Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult at all times (adult must be 16 years or older).
  • Diving from the poolside is prohibited unless in diving areas.
  • Profanity or abusive language is prohibited.
  • If you need an accommodation to safely and enjoyably participate in any of our programs please see the pool supervisor.
  • Proper swimming attire must be worn in the pool. Cut-off shorts, shirts and street clothing are not allowed.
  • White T-shirts in pool only. Colored shirts of any kind will not be permitted unless authorized by the pool supervisor.
  • For health reasons, the use of regular diapers and/or plastic pants are not allowed. Only approved swim diapers are permitted.
  • All swimmers are required to shower before entering water. No nude showing.
  • Do not bring valuables to the pool. The City of Brownsville is not responsible for loss or theft of personal belongings.
  • There will be no refunds for bad weather so please check the weather before you come to the pool.
  • The City of Brownsville reserves the right to make changes to dates and times due to weather conditions.