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Surfside pool area remains suspect

Surfside pool area remains suspect


The pool area remains a suspect in the investigation as to what caused the deadly collapse of the Champlain Towers South in Surfside, Florida on June 24, 2021. Experts say it will take months to unravel all of the factors in what led to the partial building collapse that decimated at least 55 of the 136 apartments in the 12-story building, killing a confirmed 78 people, with 62 still unaccounted

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Filtering down to the finest particle

Filtering down to the finest particle


By Marcelle Dibrell There are three broad options when it comes to pool and spa water filtration: sand, cartridge, and DE. Their ability to filter out small particles is nearly the opposite of their ease of maintenance. Sand, the cheapest and easiest of the filters to care for, is capable of filtering out only the largest of small particles – down to about 30 microns. DE, the most expensive

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deck had collapsed into the ….

deck had collapsed into the ….


deck had collapsed into the underground garage. She took her two children and fled the building. Some experts have said that they doubt that a collapse in the pool deck could have resulted in the collapse of the entire building, while others say that it, combined with other factors, may have set off the wider catastrophe. Most agree that the failure occurred at the lower levels of the structure.

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Nonprofit group acquires olympic  pool in North Minneapolis

Nonprofit group acquires olympic pool in North Minneapolis


V3 - a nonprofit organization dedicated to exercise, characterbuilding and leadership for north Minneapolis youth and committed to addressing drowning disparities - has achieved a major win for North Minneapolis residents with the acquisition of a world-class Olympic swimming pool. Beginning this November, the corner of Plymouth Avenue and Lyndale Avenue will transform from a warehouse to a V3