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City urged to take indoor pool plunge
Local residents often point to the indoor pool in Manchester, pictured above, as a facility they would like to have in McMinnville.
Local residents are trying to push McMinnville officials into an indoor pool. While consideration is being given to a $4.8 million upgrade to McMinnville Civic Center, that upgrade does not include an indoor pool.During Tuesday night’s Board of Mayor and Aldermen meeting, concerned residents addressed the board asking an indoor pool to be included.Jumping in first was Phyllis Hillis.“I’m here tonight to ask the Mayor and Board of Aldermen to consider adding an indoor pool to the upcoming expansion and renovations to the Civic Center. McMinnville has needed an indoor pool for many years and the older I get the more I recognize that fact.