Drumheller Aquaplex plans for new low-entry pool
The Dr umheller Auqaplex is about to undergo a ma jor facelift.
The A quaplex Re trofit project w ill include t he installation of a p ool liner, and also a low-entry pool. clude r elocating t he hot tub and up dating t he st eam rooms.
The project w as a pproved by c ouncil in e arly A pril of this ye ar. T enders f or t he project clo se on Th ursday, August 25 f or two diff erent contracts.
“We w ant one c ontractor for the installation of the pool liner , and t he s econd one is f or a general c ontractor which is in char ge of managing t he general sit e, they would do e lectrical work.”
“Our go al is t o ha ve t he project reviewed and a de cision put in to council for the September 6 c ouncil me eting,” says Drohomerski.
This new design of the pool boasts many advantages.
“The pool will still b e able to ho st c ompetitive s wimming me ets. And t his w ill also make the pool accessible to all age s s o t hey c an enjoy s wimming. Not just f or youngsters but for folks who have tr ouble ge tting up and down ladders . They w ill no longer have that issue I t will be a g reat addition. I t hink when the system is finished it will be one of the most modern p ools in t he pr ovince,” says Drohomerski.
The c ompletion p eriod of this pr oject w ill b e ar ound two mon ths. The t own ha s not announc ed when c onstruction is to be completed.
The Drumheller Auqaplex will be receiving a newly designed try pool and a brand new pool liner. low-en-