Lake Rim Aquatic Center Breaks Ground
(Fayetteville, N.C.) — Fayetteville-Cumberland Parks & Recreation held a groundbreaking for the Lake Rim Aquatic Center March 29 at 2214 Tar Kiln Drive.
The pool at Lake Rim will be the fourth public pool in Fayetteville, following the Chalmers, Westover and Keith A. Bates, Sr. pools, in that order.
The construction contract was awarded to M & E Contracting of Fayetteville for $2,414,393. A Notice to Proceed on the project is expected soon. The contracted construction time frame is 150 days.
The facility will feature a six-lane competition pool, as well as a play pool. The play pool will feature both a water slide and an in-water play structure. The aquatic center will be placed on the left-hand side of the entry drive to Lake Rim Park, in the space currently occupied by a soccer field.
For more information about Fayetteville-Cumberland Parks & Recreation services and programs, log onto www.fcpr.us.