GUELPH, ON, October 14, 2011 – The pool, library and gym within the WECC is scheduled to re-open and resume regular operations Monday, October 17.
"We’re pleased to announce the facility’s pool and gym will re-open, and that drop-in programs and room rentals will resume Monday morning and will run as scheduled," said Bob Burchett, the City's General Manager for Parks and Recreation Programming and Facilities.
Aquatic programs, which were cancelled due to the closure from Tuesday, October 12 through Sunday, October 16, will be extended by one week. Adult and kids programs that were affected will also be extended by a week. Individual instructors will advise class registrants of all changes to program schedules. If a class cannot be extended, registrants will receive a refund.
Ice rinks will not be available for regular programming until Tuesday evening. All ice use and skating programs are scheduled to resume after 4 p.m. on Tuesday, October 18.
The repairs to the WECC’s main electrical panel are proceeding according to schedule and the building is expected to regain full power by Saturday, October 22.
For more information please visit guelph.ca and regular updates on the facility and programs.