City Pools http://wesa.fm en 3 New Spray Parks Set to Spout in Pittsburgh This Summer http://wesa.fm/post/3-new-spray-parks-set-spout-pittsburgh-summer <p>Pittsburgh leaders are following up on the success of two miniature water parks, known as "spray parks," by building more of the facilities to open in three city neighborhoods this summer.</p><p>After the Act 47 state financial oversight team found that the city was spending too much money on swimming pools in 2004, Pittsburgh was forced to close 13 pools. One of those reopened a few years later thanks to a nonprofit organization, but the others remained unused for years.</p> Tue, 16 Apr 2013 09:53:18 +0000 Noah Brode 7887 at http://wesa.fm