BANDY CREEK — The Big South Fork National River & Recreation Area is proposing to make the swimming pool at the Bandy Creek Campground financially viable for the 2014 summer season in part by eliminating season family pool passes.
In a release Thursday, the Big South Fork announced that it was proposing the change after "actively researching options for opening the Bandy Creek swimming pool next season."
The financially-strapped pool did not open in 2013, and the closure was blamed on sequestration — automated federal budget cuts implemented after the president and Congress failed to come to terms on spending reductions.To continue reading, please subscribe to the Independent Herald. If you are already a subscriber, email email@example.com to receive login credentials. If you are a subscriber who is logged in and believe you are seeing this message in error, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 423-569-6343.