InForum Minute: Residents urge to keep 'historic nature' of Island Park pool

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Here is your InForum Minute morning briefing for Wednesday, Aug. 18.

Headline story: FARGO — Locals provided input on what they would like to see done with the Island Park pool reconstruction at a public meeting.

Some residents who spoke said they want to see the historic nature of the pool area maintained as it fits into the city's first park created in the late 1800s, while keeping the larger-sized pool for competitive swimming events and laps.


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Reill Matter, who moved to the area because of the Island Park Pool, looks at some of the options for reconstructing the 44-year-old pool that is reached its "last legs." Matter favors keeping the historic nature of the pool and the competitive-sized pool. Barry Amundson / The Forum

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