The power is back on and its business as usual at the Prince George Aquatic Centre this morning. The Centre was closed for the day yesterday ,after a broken sprinkler head damaged the facility ‘s electrical system causing problems for the swimming pool.
The Prince George Aquatic Centre has been closed due to an unexpected electrical issue. It’s believed a broken sprinkler head above an electrical panel, caused the problem. All staff and guests were safely evacuated. Some City staff and BC Hydro are on site working on the problem. There is no word on when the facility will reopen. The Four Seasons Leisure Pool is also closed for annual maintenance.