Ice in Avon — why the rec center?

4th January, 2016 by

By John LaConte

AVON — Now in its second year, the ice in front of the recreation center on Lake Street could become a regular winter fixture in town.John Curutchet, the town’s Director of Parks, Recreation and Facilities, describes the town as being in a transitional period right now when it comes to ice.“One of the things we’re looking at is potentially a slab of concrete, which would be a splash pad in the summer, potentially with a chiller to make (Lake Street) the permanent site, if we think that’s appropriate,” Curutchet said.After a couple of incidents with thin ice on Nottingham Lake, …

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