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Two Allegheny County spray parks temporarily closing for maintenance

| Wednesday, July 31, 2013, 5:09 p.m.

The Allegheny County Parks Department will close two spray parks next week for routine maintenance.

The spray park at Round Hill Park in Elizabeth will close Tuesday. The Deer Lakes Spray Park in Tarentum will close Wednesday.

Park employees perform the maintenance once a month, said Amie Downs, a spokeswoman for the county.

Workers disassemble the mechanisms that spray water, clean them, make sure they work properly and reassemble them.

Both spray parks will re-open the next morning.

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