Mecklenburg County is the largest North Carolina county not inspecting all public swimming pools for health and safety violations before permitting facilities to open for the summer. A proposed amendment to state swimming pool rules and regulations would eliminate the 60-day window Mecklenburg County pools operate under without an inspection. In this photo, a health inspector in Fort Worth, Texas, inspects a hotel swimming pool.
Mecklenburg County is the largest North Carolina county not inspecting all public swimming pools for health and safety violations before permitting facilities to open for the summer. A proposed amendment to state swimming pool rules and regulations would eliminate the 60-day window Mecklenburg County pools operate under without an inspection. In this photo, a health inspector in Fort Worth, Texas, inspects a hotel swimming pool. Ron Jenkins Star-Telegram
Mecklenburg County is the largest North Carolina county not inspecting all public swimming pools for health and safety violations before permitting facilities to open for the summer. A proposed amendment to state swimming pool rules and regulations would eliminate the 60-day window Mecklenburg County pools operate under without an inspection. In this photo, a health inspector in Fort Worth, Texas, inspects a hotel swimming pool. Ron Jenkins Star-Telegram

This summer may be last season Mecklenburg County pools open without inspections

June 03, 2017 2:53 PM