The City is enhancing Alexandra Park Outdoor Pool by undertaking state-of good-repair rehabilitation work to the facility.

Project Timelines

Construction started in July 2019 and is expected to be completed in May 2020. Timelines are subject to change.

About the Project

Outdoor Pool:

  • Pool repairs including the existing pool floor and pool walls – epoxy paint the pool basin (walls and floor)
  • Replacement of existing diatomaceous earth filtration system with new sand filters
  • Upgrades of skimmers and returns to increase the filtration rate and meet current codes and health and safety requirements
  • Provision of a new pool heater, replacement of pool pumps and related equipment
  • Repair existing pool perimeter fencing
  • Accessibility upgrades for the pool deck
    • new portable lift
    • portable stairs for the pool
  • Provide shade umbrellas for the pool deck
  • Replace exterior light poles and fixtures and new emergency lighting meeting current codes


  • Repairs to the existing men’s and women’s change rooms and washrooms, including:
    • new vanities
    • faucets
    • tile cleaning
    • patching/painting
  • New barrier-free change room and washroom to current Accessibility for Ontarians with Disability Act (AODA) and City of Toronto Accessibility requirements
  • Mechanical upgrades:
    • new water heaters
    • rooftop make-up air unit
    • exhaust fans
  • Installation of a new front-entrance reception desk
  • New exit signs and emergency lighting