Construction set to begin on new outdoor pool at Oak Point Recreation Center

The pool is expected to open during Memorial Day weekend in 2022. (Rendering courtesy city of Plano)
The pool is expected to open during Memorial Day weekend in 2022. (Rendering courtesy city of Plano)

The pool is expected to open during Memorial Day weekend in 2022. (Rendering courtesy city of Plano)

Construction is about to get underway on a new outdoor pool at Oak Point Recreation Center.

The $10 million renovation project was approved by Plano voters as part of the 2017 bond referendum, according to a Jan. 25 city news release. The facility will include a wave pool, a splash pad, an elevated play structure, a family pool, rentable cabanas, concessions and more.


The pool will have entries on both sides as well as shallower deep ends, making it a more “inclusive atmosphere for patrons of all ages and ability levels to enjoy,” the release stated. It is being designed by Weston & Sampson and built by CORE Construction.

The recreation center, located at 6000 Jupiter Road, will remain open during construction. The pool is expected to open during Memorial Day weekend in 2022, per the release.

For more information on the recreation center and the project, visit this link.
By Olivia Lueckemeyer
Olivia Lueckemeyer graduated in 2013 from Loyola University New Orleans with a degree in journalism. She joined Community Impact Newspaper in October 2016 as reporter for the Southwest Austin edition before her promotion to editor in March 2017. In July 2018 she returned home to the Dallas area and became editor of the Richardson edition.


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