Mar 28, 2011
Residents are invited to drop in at an open house to view the concept design for a new
therapeutic pool addition to Terry Fox Pool at the Mississauga Valley Community Centre. City
project design and program staff will be on hand to answer questions about the project.
Tuesday, April 5, 2011 from 5 to 7 p.m.
Program Room 1
Mississauga Valley Community Centre
1275 Mississauga Valley Blvd.
The new 3,100 square foot, fully accessible, warm water, therapeutic pool addition will help
provide local access to warm water therapeutic programs to meet the wellness needs of people in
rehabilitation, the growing number of older adults in our community, and anyone who wants to
include a gentle and effective exercise program in their lifestyle.
Special pool features:
* warm water (92 degrees)
* a relaxing hydrotherapy bench
* three feet to a maximum four feet two inches depth
* wheelchair ramp access
* wide shallow teaching steps
* pool lift and full body sling support lift available for those unable to use ramp access,
* several water features such as dump bucket and rooster tails in shallow area (active for open
The project is currently in the detail design stage. Construction will start this summer on the
therapy pool keeping the main pool operational until the end of November, 2011. At that time
the necessary repair work will begin on the main pool. Both the warm water therapeutic pool and
the main pool will open in spring of 2012.
For project details, contact Bev Litman, Manager, Mississauga Valley Community Centre at
905-615-3200, ext. 2460 or firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information on therapeutic membership, warm water therapeutic exercise, wellness and
exercise programs, visit www.mississauga.ca/swimming or www.facebook.com/mississauga.recandparks,
pick up a brochure at any City of Mississauga community centre, come to the Mississauga Valley
Community Centre to speak to a customer service staff, or call 905-615-4670, ext. 2470.
Senior Communications Advisor, Community Services
Phone: 905-615-3200 x5051