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     January 28, 2020      #85-28 KDJ

Splash Valley opening might be delayed 

By Chris Breach

KANKAKEE — The Splash Valley swimming complex on River Road in Kankakee is undergoing a substantial restoration project that will allow area residents to again enjoy the once-vibrant aquatic center.

A Memorial Day weekend opening was announced at the groundbreaking ceremony this past November, but it’s now more likely Splash Valley might not be available to swimmers until mid-June.

“Because we went back out to bid, we are going to be behind schedule,” said Dayna Heitz, Kankakee Valley Park District executive director. “But ...

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