April 16, 2024
The Loma Verde Group Heart. Picture credit score: chulavista.ca.gov

Town of Chula Vista hosted a grand opening of the upgraded Loma Verde Group Heart Saturday.

Town had opened elements of the ability earlier this yr, however the newest section of upgrades features a new aquatics facility, with two neighborhood swimming pools and a splash pad. The undertaking is predicated on neighborhood enter, a metropolis assertion stated.

In accordance with town, revenues from Measure P, the half-cent gross sales tax measure authorised in 2016, funded $12.8 million for design and development, whereas COVID-19 American Rescue Plan Act funding coated the remaining $8 million for the aquatics upgrades.

Building started in late 2021. The earlier facility served the neighborhood for 50 years.

The neighborhood middle features a new multi-purpose gymnasium, rooms for dance, crafts, health and video games, in addition to restrooms, pool bathe/altering rooms and school rooms.

The recreation pool shall be used for swim classes and water play, whereas the competitors pool is absolutely geared up to host swim and water polo competitions, in addition to lap swimming.

– Metropolis Information Service