Rehm pool 2019

Cooling off

July 16th, 2019 2:33 PM

Sun shower: Kickboards serve a dual purpose in the kiddie pool fountain at Rehm Pool. | ALEXA ROGALS/Staff Photographer

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Sustained temperatures in the 90s drove families and kids to Rehm Pool in Oak Park last week to take a plunge in the cool water, play with their friends or just soak up some sun.

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