Bethel pool not included in funding list

by Shane Iverson on September 20, 2011

The City of Bethel will be asking the State of Alaska for a new fire truck, a new maintenance shop floor and a major dredging project at the small boat harbor. The list did not include a 24 million dollar request for a new swimming pool despite a high profile campaign to build support for the project. “That dream will be a reality some day,” said councilmember Tundy Rodgers, “but we have to keep dreaming.”

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