New Spray Pad Opens at Gateway Recreation Centre

New Spray Pad Opens at Gateway Recreation Centre

Swimming Pool
(Kids playing in the water image via Shutterstock)

It’s late in the season, but the new spray pad at the Gateway Recreation Centre is now open.

The spray pad features a local hockey theme, including hockey stick sprayers and a pole sprayer with a jet on top of it.

“The Gateway Recreation Centre is an important gathering place for North Kildonan residents, and the new spray pad is a great addition to the excellent programming already offered at the facility,” said Councillor Jeff Browaty. “I look forward to seeing this spray pad being well-used by the community in the years to come.”

The project was first announced in August 2013, with the province contributing $1.5 million to Gateway, and two other spray pads — Waverley Heights Community Centre and Lindsay Wilson Park in Island Lakes.

— Staff