The Children’s Pool walls getting a new coat of paint

wet paint sign posted along half painted wall at the childrens pool in la jolla

The formerly blue-gray walls at The Children’s Pool in La Jolla are undergoing a makeover, with city of San Diego employees repainting the walls a yellow beige.

It is not yet known when the work will be completed or if other areas will be painted, according to information from city spokesperson Benny Cartwright.

Other repairs at The Children’s Pool, such as railings on the seawall damaged during strong swells, are underway but will not be finished until after seal pupping season ends May 15. There is talk of repairing the aging seawall itself, Cartwright said, but the city’s Engineering & Capital Projects Department lacks funding for such a project and so cannot yet initiate a proposal.

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Elisabeth Frausto has been reporting on and writing about La Jolla since 2019. With dozens of local and state journalism awards to her name, Elisabeth knows the industry as well as she knows her community. When she’s not covering all things 92037, you’ll find her with coffee in hand staring at the sea.
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Elisabeth Frausto

Elisabeth Frausto has been reporting on and writing about La Jolla since 2019. With dozens of local and state journalism awards to her name, Elisabeth knows the industry as well as she knows her community. When she’s not covering all things 92037, you’ll find her with coffee in hand staring at the sea.

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