Barton Springs Pool will remain closed until flooding stops and damage can be assessed by the Austin Parks and Recreation Department.
Following last week's heavy rain and flooding, Barton Springs Pool plans to open back up to the public Friday after being closed for cleaning.
This summer’s capacity limit will have a max of around 600 people every two-hour time slot.
Barton Springs pool reopened earlier this week after being shutdown for three months due to the COVID-19 outbreak
It's been nearly three months since the iconic Austin attraction has been open to the public and with summer in full swing many are hoping to be able to get some relief from the heat.
The City of Austin is looking into installing gates in the upstream dam of the Barton Springs Pool. The gates would allow water from Barton Creek to enter the pool during certain flow periods.
Thursday morning while some slept off their new year's eve celebrations, others got up early and plunged into the Barton Springs pool!