Why a 50m pool?

AdamAn updated and expanded pool at the Harry Jerome Recreation Complex will contribute to ensuring the health, social and economic well-being of all the citizens of North Vancouver.  A 50m pool is an achievable, affordable choice to realize all the community’s aquatic needs and provides the flexibility to respond to the needs of the community and a legacy over the next 50 years.

Financial Summary

Economic Benefits

Social Benefits

  • Create new and increased job opportunities
  • Accommodate population growth for the next 50 years
  • Within 10 minutes walk or 15 minutes drive from all parts of the City
  • Local desination and gathering place for youth
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Health Benefits

  • Aquatic fitness pograms improved by: increasing the type and frequency of programming
  • Greater access to aquatics: ability to provide opportunities for all to be involved in aquatics
  • Public swims at all times, not restricted to lane swimming
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City of North Vancouver: Harry Jerome Planning Study Information

Harry Jerome Community Recreation Centre Planning Study Presentation (Sept 2012)