New aquatic center now open

One of the many water features at the Albion Aquatic Center.It was still tentative early this week, but city officials have affirmed that Wednesday, June 25, would be the first full day of operation for the new Albion Family Aquatic Center.
An inspector from the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) was expected to visit the pool Tuesday. If final approval was received, a permit could be issued for the pool to open today.
Regular pool hours will be 1 to 8 p.m. daily during the swimming season. A thorough cleaning of the pool was underway Monday.
The pool actually opened for the first time to public swimming Tuesday afternoon from 4 to 8 p.m.
Details in the June 25 Albion News Print and E-Editions.