Swim Strong Foundation promotes water safety after drownings

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Swimmers should always be near a lifeguard, and parents should always supervise kids.

Elected officials are teaming up with a local nonprofit to promote water safety in the wake of recent drownings around the city.

The Swim Strong Foundation is urging swimmers to take precautions that could save their lives whether swimming in a pool or open body of water. They include swimming near a lifeguard at all times and never swimming alone.

Parents are also urged to supervise...

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