Plans For Outdoor Pool In Athlone Move One Step Closer

Written 2 weeks ago by Hannah Murphy


Plans for a outdoor pool in Athlone are one step closer to becoming a reality.

A €3 million investment into the River Shannon will include sectioning off a part of it to be used as a free designated swimming area.

The Office of Public Works approved the funding after calls for it from Independent councillor Michael O’Brien

He’s hopeful it will be operational within the next 18 months;