Medford, MA - Wrights Pond & Tufts Pool Opening Information for 2011
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(Medford, MA) City officials including the mayor, city council, recreation department and department of public works have worked hard this year to ensure the opening of Wrights Pond & Tufts Pool for the 2011 season.
Wright's Pond located on Elm St. in North Medford will open on Saturday June 25th, 2011 for the season. Wrights Pond is a "Medford Residents Only" public yet private recreation facility with freshwater spring fed pond, picnic areas, concession stand and changing facilites. Parking passes & beach passes can be purchased through either the internet online through the city website www.Medford.org or at Medford City Hall (85 George P. Hassett Dr. Medford).
Tufts Pool is a public swimming pool located in South Medford at the intersection of Medford & Main St. Passes for the 2011 season can be purchased either on the city website (www.Medford.org) and then coming to the pool to fill out the application or pay by check directly at the pool ( 449 Main St. Medford, MA) and fill out your application as well. See city of Medford Treasurers Dept. at Medford City Hall for cash/credit payments then fill out paperwork at the pool. Swimming lessons reservation will be taken during the first week of operation. Typically 2 classes offered each morning Monday - Friday.
Further details can be found at or additional information : www.Medford.org or call the Medford Recreation Department at : (781) 393-2486 or DPW Office 781-393-2417(summer only).
Both Facility is manned by lifeguards, bath house attendants and park police.