Tigua Tribe to shut down costly Olympic-size swimming pool
Posted: Friday, February 17, 2012
The Tigua Tribe
of Texas is closing its Olympic-sized swimming pool, The El Paso Times reports.
The facility became too costly to maintain. An entertainment center for concerts and sports events will open in its place
"It was a financial decision, something anticipated," Lt. Gov. Carlos Hisa told the paper.
The pool cost $350,000 a year to maintain, the paper reported.
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Tiguas to close their Olympic-size pool
(The El Paso Times 2/17)
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