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Wichitans plan 'flash mob' in effort to save McAdams pool

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – A group of people are holding a flash mob on Saturday morning in an effort to save Wichita’s McAdams Pool.

The diving boards are gone, the lifeguard chairs are empty and the gates are locked shut. 431 more words


Wichita City Council to look at closing some pools

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – The Wichita City Council will look at plans to improve or close up to nine city pools on Tuesday. It is part of the Aquatics Master Plan which has received community input since 2012. 324 more words


How to Build Your Own Backyard Swimming Pool

One of my only regrets from my decade spent living in a Shaw rowhouse was that I never did anything with the backyard.  Once in awhile, if I left some leftovers out too long, I would open the kitchen window and fling them out into the yard, but that’s about it.  808 more words

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Future of Wichita pools to include water playgrounds, slides

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – Temperatures soared into the 100’s in Wichita on Thursday sending a lot of people to city pools.

Two city pools have shut down in recent years. 340 more words


Wichita police investigating pool burglaries

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – Wichita Police officers are investigating a series of burglaries at pools in the city.  So far, there have been eight burglaries, seven of which occurred at City of Wichita pools. 124 more words