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Board closes 2 BREC pools

2 years ago December 20, 2012 Dec 20, 2012 Thursday, December 20 2012 Thursday, December 20, 2012 9:02:01 AM CST in Daily Headlines - Top Story
Source: The Advocate

BATON ROUGE - Two swimming pools at parks in East Baton Rouge Parish will be demolished.

The Baton Rouge Recreation and Park Commission voted voted 8-1 Wednesday night to replace the Webb Memorial Park and Jefferson Highway Park with playgrounds, a courtyard, lawn and other features.

The pools have seen declining attendance numbers and increasing maintenance costs over the past several years, according to The Advocate.

 

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