Veterans Memorial Pool funding approved, moves towards phase one of construction
LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) — The renovation of the community pool near the UW-La Crosse campus will move in to phase one.
The City of La Crosse’s Common Council Thursday approved more than $3-million in funding for the reconstruction of the Veterans Memorial Pool. $800,000 will go towards phase one, which is set to begin early next month. The remaining $2.3 million will be saved for phase 2.
As agreed, the community campaign to help fund the pool still needs to raise $500,000.
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