Breaking News Bar
updated: 10/21/2011 5:17 PM

District 128 swimming pools reopen without drain repairs

Success - Article sent! close
  • District 128 Superintendent Prentiss Lea

    District 128 Superintendent Prentiss Lea


Closed for a few weeks because of safety concerns, the swimming pools at Libertyviile and Vernon Hills high schools have been allowed to reopen, District 128 officials announced Friday. Lawyers working for the district and the Illinois Department of Public Health reached a settlement that extends the deadline for federally mandated drain repairs to June 1, 2012.

Article Comments ()
Guidelines: Keep it civil and on topic; no profanity, vulgarity, slurs or personal attacks. People who harass others or joke about tragedies will be blocked. If a comment violates these standards or our terms of service, click the X in the upper right corner of the comment box. To find our more, read our FAQ.