What's the condition of the Alva swimming pool?
September 6, 2020
Are you curious about plans for the Alva Municipal Swimming Pool? The pool was closed by the state health department due to several major problems. With some specified repairs and a plan for the future, the city was allowed to open the pool for the summer of 2019.
However, the city’s plans for tearing out the pool and replacing it with an updated version fell through when voters turned down a proposition for an ad valorem tax on property in the city limits. That tax would have provided funding to proceed on the pool. The city was also seeking a low-interest loan with repayment to be based...