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Friday July 23rd, 2010

Posted at 10:26am

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Take a dip this weekend!  Three of Windsor’s most well-known pools are getting upgrades.

Adie Knox Herman Pool is getting a major upgrade.  Originally built in 1968, the facility will be updated to include an improved diving area, an indoor waterslide, a new ‘therapy pool’, new change rooms, plumbing and a new pool boiler.

The Adie Knox project is being build by Golf Development with consulting by Randi Glos Architect.

Funding comes from…
Government of Canada $333,000
Government of Ontario: $333,000
City of Windsor: $574,000
Total: $1,240,000

Mic Mac Pool at Mic Mac Park in the west end is being upgraded with solar panels. Panels will help to heat the pool water, reducing energy costs.

Funding comes from…
Government of Canada: $6,022
Government of Ontario: $6,022
City of Windsor: $6,022
Total: $18,066

Lanspeary Park’s Pool on Ottawa Street is also getting solar panels. The panels will run a system to heat pool water.

Funding comes from…
Government of Canada: $14,806
Government of Ontario: $14,806
City of Windsor: $14,806
Total: $44,418

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