PLANO (CBSDFW.COM) – The City of Plano believes it’s fixed a potential danger for swimmers and is reopening its aquatic center Thursday at 11 a.m.READ MORE: Mesquite Police Identify Officer Killed In Shooting, Vigil To Be Held Sunday
Last summer a man was walking along the pool when his leg went straight through a grate.
He told CBS 11 the damage was so bad he’d likely need a knee replacement.READ MORE: No. 3 Cincinnati Claims AAC Crown, Possible Playoff Spot
The city closed down the center and has spent the last five months putting in a new grating system.
As a show of appreciation to the community’s patience during the closure, the Plano Aquatic Center will offer free swimming this weekend.MORE NEWS: Pelicans Take Revenge On Mavs And Win 107-91 After Blowout Loss, Luka Out With Ankle Problems
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