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Tigua Tribe to shut down costly Olympic-size swimming pool

The Tigua Tribe of Texas is closing its Olympic-sized swimming pool, The El Paso Times reports.

The facility became too costly to maintain. An entertainment center for concerts and sports events will open in its place

"It was a financial decision, something anticipated," Lt. Gov. Carlos Hisa told the paper.

The pool cost $350,000 a year to maintain, the paper reported.

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Tiguas to close their Olympic-size pool (The El Paso Times 2/17)

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