Stranorlar swimming pool takes a major step forward

The development of a swimming pool in Stranorlar has taken a major step forward today with the Council approving the go ahead for a €1.9 million loan.

The facility is to cost €6.8 million. The council has spent €1.8 million to date and a grant of €3.8 million has already been approved for the project.

The loan of almost €2 million will cover the remaining costs.

The work proposed includes a 25m x 5m lane swimming pool, children’s pool, plunge pool, changing facilities, sauna and steam rooms and family social area.

Local Cllr Patrick McGowan, said work should begin in the New Year once a contract has been signed.....