Free swim day kicks off summer Saturday, but construction delays full effect
Longview — One “deep” draw won’t be available for Longview residents when the city’s two outdoor public pools open for a free day of swimming Saturday.
The competition pool at the Longview Swim Center, which includes eight race lanes and a diving area, won’t open until later in summer due to a delayed construction project.
“Obviously it would have been nice to have it open on Splash Day,” said city spokesman Shawn Hara. “We are hoping for it to be open as soon as possible, we just have to get the parts in.”
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