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Mitchell City Council pursues $8 million pool option

November 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

Setting aside the location question for now, the Mitchell City Council decided Monday night to pursue the most expensive indoor pool option currently on the table with an estimated cost of $8 million.

The council approved a 22,600 square foot buil…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Pierre swimming pool reopens after evacuation

July 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE (AP) — City recreation officials in Pierre have fixed a chlorine leak and reopened a public pool that was evacuated.

KCCR radio reports that emergency officials were called to the Griffin Park outdoor pool Monday afternoon when a city p…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Panel approves $2.5M in Outdoor Heritage Fund grants

May 27, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — The North Dakota Industrial Commission awarded 17 grants totaling $2.5 million Tuesday from the state’s Outdoor Heritage Fund, less than half the amount doled out during the first grant round in January.

The second batch includes $7…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

East Grand Forks council agrees to hire pool consultant

September 5, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The East Grand Forks City Council agreed Tuesday to spend about $13,000 to study their swimming pool options. Continue Reading

East Grand Forks changes pool plans

August 7, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Repairing the swimming pool didn’t even come to a vote of the East Grand Forks City Council on Tuesday. That’s because supporters of the $1.9 million project knew that Mayor Lynn Stauss had enough votes to sustain his veto of the renovation. Continue Reading

East Grand Forks council OKs $1.5m pool repair

July 24, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The East Grand Forks City Council decided to take the plunge and approve a $1.5 million bid to renovate the city’s nearly 49-year-old outdoor swimming pool. Continue Reading

Fun in the sun

July 24, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

Kids enjoy the Worthington YMCA’s outdoor pool. Continue Reading

East Grand Forks council delays decision on pool bids

July 17, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

East Grand Forks residents will have to wait a little longer to find out if their outdoor swimming pool will be renovated. The City Council voted unanimously Tuesday night to table consideration of construction bids for the pool renovation project until next Tuesday. Continue Reading

In EGF, a new civic group takes the plunge to save swimming pool

July 15, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

In East Grand Forks, an effort dubbed “Save Our Pool” was organized by teacher Melody Kreun-Olstad, who felt confident after the meeting the pool would remain a fixture. Continue Reading

East Grand Forks residents rally to save pool

July 12, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

East Grand Forks residents met with city leaders on Thursday to determine what needs to be done to save the city pool, which was dealt a blow Tuesday when the City Council could not agree to spend nearly $2 million on needed repairs. Continue Reading