Parents Sue City Over Son's Death From 'Brain-Eating' Amoeba
The parents of a boy who died from an infection contracted at an Arlington, Texas, splash pad are now suing the city for negligence.
October 6, 2021
Overcoming Unique Challenges in Aquatics Renovation
No two aquatic renovation projects are the same. Just how unique a facility might be is often clear in the planning phase, but it sometimes becomes evident once construction is underway.
September 23, 2021
How Pool Equipment and Chemical Manufacturers Address Air and Water Quality
Pool operators are regularly confronted with challenges related to maintaining clean air and water for their swimmers. In an effort to help our readers tackle some of those tricky situations, we touched base with some of our trusted partners in the space
September 21, 2021
Stadium & Arena
New Projects: U. of Nebraska Indoor Tennis; Turf, Lighting at EKU; Adaptive Fitness in Miami Beach
A new $8.8 million indoor tennis complex is under construction at the University of Nebraska at Kearney. The 62,000-square-foot complex will feature six indoor courts, offices, locker space, restrooms and an elevated mezzanine with spectator seating.
September 9, 2021
Watch: Macy's Store Transforms Into Aquatics Center
Two years ago, Henrico County, NOVA of Virginia Aquatics and Regency Square joined forces to create a state-of-the-art aquatics center in an old Macy’s building. A place where swim teams could compete and Henrico County Public Schools students could learn
August 20, 2021
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Watch: Tour the City of Burnaby's New Aquatics Center
The City of Burnaby, British Columbia, is replacing the CG Brown Memorial Pool and Burnaby Lake Arena with new facilities to better meet the community’s needs, today and in the future.
August 16, 2021
Chlorine Shortage Scuttles San Diego Area Pool Plans
A nationwide chlorine shortage precipitated by a number of factors is forcing some public pools in San Diego County to close.
August 3, 2021
Community Pool Closes Over Crypto Concerns
An Ohio community pool was forced to close over the weekend after an outbreak of cryptosporidium was detected.
August 2, 2021
Teen With Learner’s Permit Crashes Into Pool
A teen with their learner’s permit crashed a car into a Colorado community pool earlier this month.
July 30, 2021
Design Lessons from the U.S. Olympic Swim Trials
A couple of weeks ago I attended the Olympic trials for swimming in Omaha, Nebraska, where I had the opportunity to see how pool and facility design contributes to the success of the sport’s most elite athletes. While the delay caused by COVID was heartbr
July 26, 2021
Pool Reopens After Chlorine Leak Sickens Children
A community swimming pool in New Jersey has reopened after a number of kids were sickened over the weekend due to a toxic amount of chlorine being released into the air.
July 22, 2021
Olympic Trials Pools Take Long Path to Final Home
Once the 2021 United States Olympic Swimming Trials concluded June 20, deconstruction of the staging in Omaha, Neb., promptly began. However, swimmers in Minnesota and Florida will soon get opportunities to dive into the same pools that hosted one of this
July 22, 2021
Scores Sickened After Chemical Spill at Water Park
Dozens of people were sent to the hospital after being sickened by a chemical leak at a Texas water park.
July 19, 2021
City Mulls Options for New Aquatics Center
The Ames (Iowa) City Council will decide this month whether a new $27.5 million aquatics center will be presented to voters or be approved without taxpayers’ approval.
July 16, 2021
Driver Crashes Into Houston Community Pool
A driver in Houston, Texas, inadvertently took a swim over the weekend after he crashed his car into a community pool.
July 7, 2021
Product Spotlight 2021: Building Systems & Shade Structures
June 30, 2021
Building the Deck to Fit an Aquatic Facility’s Needs
When most people think of a swimming pool, they naturally think of water. Facility architects and operators think about a lot more to ensure that the people who use the pool don't have to worry about much else.
May 20, 2021
New Product Roundup: LED Displays | Disinfectant | Aquatics
Check out the newest products as seen in the May 2021 issue.
May 18, 2021
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Safety & Security
Why the Government Revised Its Patron Screening Guide
The COVID-19 pandemic led to major disruptions for sports venues. While some stadiums and arenas closed completely, others held competitions in the absence of fans. During the downtime, many operators were able to reassess their operations, allowing them
Panthers Donate $50K to Two Flood-Damaged Schools
Stadium & Arena
Watch: Tour the Seattle Kraken's New Climate Pledge Arena
NFL to End Race-Based Brain Testing in $1B Settlement
Former Head Coach Rolovich Plans to Sue Washington State
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