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The current Farmington pool has been around for more than 40 years. The usual lifespan for such facilities is about 30 years.

Farmington's city-run pool has a future


Farmington's municipal pool is nearing the end of its lifespan, but it doesn't appear that will mean an end to outdoor swimming in the city.

Last week, the city's parks and recreation advisory commission started the process of planning the future of Farmington's pool. And while firm decisions are still a ways off, it appears there is support for keeping the city in the pool business.

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Nathan Hansen
Nathan Hansen has been a reporter and editor with the Farmington Independent and the Rosemount Town Pages since 1997. He is very tall.
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