City officials are seeking public input on how to improve pools and possibly expand aquatics services.
If approved by City Council members, Wichita’s Park and Recreation Department would have a designated $18 million pool of money to use for aquatic-related capital improvements from 2017 to 2019.
The city has several options: repair and upgrade the current pools, replace pools with splash pads, close pools, open a central indoor pool or some combination of those.
Meetings will be at 6 p.m. Tuesday at Atwater Neighborhood Resource Center, 2755 E. 19th St., and at 6 p.m. on June 9, at Park Villa Community Facility, 1029 N. Bitting.
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Troy Houtman, director of Park and Recreation, and Brian Hill, the city’s aquatics manager, will provide information at the meetings.
For more information, please contact the Wichita Park & Recreation office at 316-268-4361.