Tag Archives: pool

Column
July 27, 2017

Remembering Rutland’s first pool

By Mary Ellen Shaw

In the heat of summer I can’t help but think of the many days back in the 50s and 60s that I spent at the Rutland City pool.

It was located on the west side on North Main Street where there…

Column
July 20, 2017

Remembering Rutland’s first pool

By Mary Ellen Shaw

In the heat of summer, I can’t help but think of the many days back in the 50s and 60s that I spent at the Rutland City pool.

It was located on the west side on North Main Street where there…

Local News
May 17, 2017

Rutland awards $2 million pool contract

By Alan J. Keays, VTDigger

A Rutland City panel has sealed $2 million for new outdoor swimming, with one voice of dissent.

The city board of finance on Wednesday, May 10, awarded the pool construction contract to Russell Construction of Rutland, the lowest of four…

Rutland pool bids top $2 million, but in budget
Local News
May 10, 2017

Rutland pool bids top $2 million, but in budget

By Alan J. Keays, VTDigger

RUTLAND — Plans for a new city pool have cleared a big financial hurdle, with bids coming in at prices that will allow the more than $2 million project to get done.

“It was a challenging process,” Rutland Recreation Superintendent…

Sports
August 18, 2016

The first 30 days

By Kyle Finneron I can hear my pulse in my ears, my lungs are on fire and I’m completely disoriented. That was how I felt after swimming my first lap at the Pico Sports Center pool. For weeks now I have watched people in the…

Local News
May 27, 2016

Town of Killington’s Pool Opens Saturday

With the anticipated heat wave to kick off the summer season over Memorial Day Weekend, the Town of Killington will be opening the pool at the Johnson Rec Center.

Hours of Operation Saturday, Sunday & Monday: 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Letter
February 11, 2016

Killington town priorities must be balanced

Dear editor,

Jim Haff made some interesting points in his last letter to the editor last week. As a selectboard member I agree that it is our job to set the budget and take care of existing infrastructure, etc. It is also our…