Leaks delay Cheney pool's opening to next week
Last updated 6/13/2019 at 2:37pm
Water leaks have postponed the opening of Cheney’s municipal pool from this Friday to sometime early next week, with city officials hopeful for a Tuesday start to the swimming season.
At the June 11 City Council meeting, Cheney City Administrator Mark Schuller said they initially discovered two leaks when filling the pool last week. The first two were capped off and fixed on Saturday, but crews again came to the conclusion there were more leaks as sand was present in the water circulating in the system.
A third leak was found in the bottom of the pool’s deep end in a pipe previously rep...