City of Alexandria to Host Dedication Ceremony and Community Open House for New Warwick Pool

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For Immediate Release: May 15, 2018

The Alexandria City Council invites the public to a dedication ceremony and community open house to celebrate the reopening of Warwick Pool (3301 Landover St.) on Thursday, May 24, from 6 to 8 p.m. The ceremony will occur rain or shine.

The new Warwick Pool features a 4,100-square-foot pool with water depths ranging from zero to five feet; five 25-yard lap lanes; an accessible ramp for persons with disabilities; a seasonal bathhouse; lockers; and recreational amenities for family and community activities.

Following the dedication by City Council, the open house will feature family-friendly activities from the Mobile Art Lab and Jerome “Buddie” Ford Nature Center; child and family summer program offerings; and a “meet and greet” with pool staff. Light refreshments will be available.

The Warwick Pool will open for full service on Saturday, May 26.

For more information about the City’s Aquatics Program, visit

For media inquiries, contact Andrea Blackford, Senior Communications Officer, at or 703.746.3959.

The City of Alexandria is committed to compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, as amended. To request a reasonable accommodation, email or call 703.746.5504, Virginia Relay 711.

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Absentee Voting — In Person
In-person absentee voting for the June 12, 2018 Primary Election began on Friday, April 27 and continues through Saturday, June 9. You may complete your application when you come to vote.

Virginia’s photo ID requirements apply to absentee voters who cast their absentee ballot in person. Voters who do not have acceptable ID may apply for an ID (and receive a temporary ID) at the same time they come to cast their in-person absentee ballot.

In-person absentee voting hours and locations are as follows:

Office of Voter Registration & Elections, 132 North Royal Street, Suite 100
Opened for absentee voting on Friday, April 27.

Regular hours:
Monday – Friday from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (closed Monday, May 28)

Extended hours:
Tuesday, May 29 from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, June 2 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday, June 5 from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday, June 6 from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Thursday, June 7 from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, June 9 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Beatley Library 5005 Duke Street
Beatley Library will not be open for absentee voting for the June Primary (it will be open for the November General Election).

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