All County Lakes & Pool Are Open

Here is a great way to beat the heat and have fun for FREE.

The lakes and pool at Lackawanna County’s parks officially opened on Friday, June 24.  All of the locations are staffed with lifeguards.  The swimming areas are open Monday through Sunday from 11 AM – 7 PM.

The locations are as follows:

  • McDade Pool, Scranton
  • Aylesworth Lake, Archbald
  • Merli-Sarnoski Lake, Carbondale
  • Covington Lake, Covington Township off of Route 307

The pool and lakes will remain open through mid-August.

For additional information, contact the County’s Parks & Recreation Office at 570-963-6764.

Lakeland 4 x 4 Team Honored

The Lackawanna County Commissioners presented a Certificate of Recognition to members of the Lakeland High School 4 x 4 gold medal 1600 meters State Champions relay team.

L-r, Commissioner Jerry Notarianni, Commissioner Laureen A. Cummings, Matt Pidgeon, Garth Estadt and Commissioner Patrick M. O’Malley. Collin Cooper and Cy Babcanec of Lakeland were unable to be at the ceremony.