BK residents flock to pools to cool off

Many Brooklyn residents are making use of the city's public pools to escape the brutal heat.At the Douglas-Degraw Pool in Gowanus, a line more than

GOWANUS - Many Brooklyn residents are making use of the city's public pools to escape the brutal heat.

At the Douglas-Degraw Pool in Gowanus, a line more than 50-people long wrapped around the women's locker room building by 4 p.m.

Parents waiting on line said they had to take precautions for their kids, many of whom started to become dehydrated.

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