New York City Has Just Approved a Floating Pool in Its East River

Would you take a dip in a floating pool located in the East River? The thought of swimming in this famously contaminated body of water would make most New Yorkers recoil. However, NYC recently approved an innovative, environmentally-friendly, and instagrammable project meant to clean more than 600,000 gallons of polluted water daily. The + POOL is on its way to giving Brooklynites and Manhattan residents an Olympic-sized oasis to beat hot days. Read full article here


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