Pahoa Pool Temporarily Closed for Unexpected Maintenance

Wow, the Pahoa Pool just went through at $1.5 Million dollar renovation project that left the pool closed for nearly a year and now it’s already having to temporarily close because of unexpected maintenance:

Media Release:

The Hawai‘i County Department of Parks and Recreation closed the Pāhoa Community Aquatic Center on Wednesday, October 16, so workers could perform unexpected maintenance.

Pahoa Pool

Normal operating hours will resume Thursday, October 17, when the pool will be reopened at 9 a.m. for public recreational and adult lap swimming.

The Department of Parks and Recreation apologizes for any inconvenience the unexpected closure may cause and thanks the public for its patience and understanding.

For more information, please contact Jason Armstrong, Public Information Officer, at 345-9105, or

One Response

  1. This is the 2nd closure for maintenance since the pool officially reopened. The 1st closure happened just 3 weeks after the reopening. You’d think $1.5 million would have been enough to fix all the kinks in the system.

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