Pool pondered

Vernon Coun. Scott Anderson has told his colleagues that many residents want a new aquatic centre.

At least one member of Vernon council wants to see improved swimming amenities.

Coun. Scott Anderson has told his colleagues that many residents want a new aquatic centre.

“We have one swimming pool and it’s fairly old,” he said.

Anderson says a number of options could be considered, including an indoor facility or an outdoor pool at Polson Park.

The city will initiate its recreation master plan process this year and staff say that the possible development of a new aquatic centre will be part of the discussion.