PASCO, Wash.- Supporters and critics
of the proposed aquatic center will air their views at upcoming meetings of the
The $35,000,000 aquatic complex
would be built off Sandifur Parkway in Pasco. It would be open year-round and
include indoor and outdoor pools and waterslides,
Voters in Kennewick, Richland, and
Pasco vote next month on whether to raise their sales tax by one-tenth of
one-percent to pay for it.
Kennewick city councilman Don
Britain will explain the economic benefits of the aquatic center at Wednesday's
Kiwanis meeting at the Richland Shilo Inn.
The following Wednesday, July 31,
former Kennewick city councilman Vic Epperly will argue why voters should vote
Both meetings start at noon and are
open to the public. For more information or to make reservations for the lunch,
Tri-Cities Visitor and Convention Bureau and the Regional Chamber of Commerce
support the aquatic center.