YET another issue to come out of the Mansfield Shire Council’s budget submissions was that of the Mansfield pool and its current opening hours.
A large petition had been presented to council at an earlier date, asking them to consider opening alternative hours.
During the summer the Mansfield pool is open from 7am till 6pm Monday, Wednesday and Friday.
On a Tuesday and Thursday, the pool does not open until 10am.
“We would love to see the pool open at 7am Monday to Friday,” president of the Mansfield Swim Club, Alli Walker, said.
“This last season, we have had up to 45 kids at our morning sessions.