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Echo Press graphic This drawing, based on plans from Water Technology Inc. and JLG Architects, gives an idea of how the Alexandria Area YMCA's aquatic center will look.

YMCA answers questions about pool

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Some questions have surfaced about the Alexandria Area YMCA's aquatic center.

Some are wondering how big the pool will be, what water activities will be offered, why a bigger pool can't be built and if the facility matches what the community wants.


The Echo Press interviewed Jeff Bartholomew, executive director of the Alexandria Area YMCA, about those topics and more. Here, in question and answer format, is what the newspaper found:

How big will the pool be?

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