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The Artillery Park Aquatic Centre closed June 30, 2012, to undergo a series of renovations and upgrades. The facility reopened to the public on May 1, 2014.

New features include:

  • Fully upgraded accessibility features
  • Salt water treatment for lap and leisure pools
  • New family, men's and women's pool change rooms
  • New therapy/leisure pool with warmer water temperatures, bubble bench, spray features and ramped access
  • Larger lobby and gathering areas outside the aquatic and fitness centres
  • New sauna
  • New fitness and cardio room with separate men's and women's dry change rooms
  • Refurbished gymnasium and multi-purpose room
  • More windows to increase sunlight in the facility
  • Improved mechanical systems, including increased hot water capacity
  • Enhanced HVAC systems
  • More onsite parking

Project Plan:

The next steps of the project include:

  • Interior demolition will begin September, 2012 - Complete
  • Site Plan Approval by January, 2013 - Complete
  • Building Permit by January, 2013 - Complete
  • Requests for Proposals will be issued in November, 2012 - Complete
  • Contracts were awarded in February, 2013 - Complete
  • Construction will take place from February, 2013 to May, 2014 - Complete
  • Excavation and foundation of new structure - Complete
  • Installation of Site Servicing - Complete
  • Structural reinforcement - Complete
  • Water proof exterior perimeter - Complete
  • Commissioning of Pool, Mechanical & Electrical systems - Complete
  • Equipment Installation - Complete
  • Occupancy - May 1, 2014 - Complete