Crystal Pool

Early concept illustration shows rough sketches from the new Crystal Pool and Wellness Centre. Courtesy City of Victoria

Near-final plans for new Crystal Pool on display Tuesday

Open houses will feature revised designs for new Victoria recreation facility

Early concept illustration shows rough sketches from the new Crystal Pool and Wellness Centre. Courtesy City of Victoria
Concept illustration shows rough sketches from the new Crystal Pool and Wellness Centre. Courtesy City of Victoria

Gas tax cash helps Victoria reach funding threshold for Crystal Pool

$69-million project won’t go to referendum if cost covered by three levels of government

Concept illustration shows rough sketches from the new Crystal Pool and Wellness Centre. Courtesy City of Victoria
Artist rendering of the Crystal Pool replacement. (Submitted)

Design contract awarded for Crystal Pool project

Grants not yet awarded for $69.4-million project

Artist rendering of the Crystal Pool replacement. (Submitted)
The City of Victoria’s Crystal Pool and Fitness Centre is in need of replacement or upgrading. Letter writer Trevor Amon wants the city to look at providing extra underground parking in the project to ease the logjam for downtown workers. Photo contributed

Parking infrastructure should be mandatory for Victoria pool project

Situation ideal to create parking for downtown workers

  • Jun 25, 2017
The City of Victoria’s Crystal Pool and Fitness Centre is in need of replacement or upgrading. Letter writer Trevor Amon wants the city to look at providing extra underground parking in the project to ease the logjam for downtown workers. Photo contributed
The City of Victoria’s Crystal Pool and Fitness Centre, now 45 years old, needs replacement or upgrading. City council discussed some of the options Thursday at their committee of the whole meeting. Photo contributed

Plans for Victoria’s Crystal Pool envision a community hub

Staff update council on multi-million dollar project, including the potential for no referendum

The City of Victoria’s Crystal Pool and Fitness Centre, now 45 years old, needs replacement or upgrading. City council discussed some of the options Thursday at their committee of the whole meeting. Photo contributed
Fire caused the evacuation of Crystal Pool on Monday afternoon. The fire occurred in the pool’s sauna, but the cause of the fire was unknown at the time of writing. Tim Collins/Victoria News

Fire forces evacuation at Victoria’s Crystal Pool

Fire in sauna area put out quickly, cause still under investigation

  • May 29, 2017
Fire caused the evacuation of Crystal Pool on Monday afternoon. The fire occurred in the pool’s sauna, but the cause of the fire was unknown at the time of writing. Tim Collins/Victoria News