Arena updates complete

NANAIMO: Cliff McNabb Arena open to the public Tuesday.

After a summer of renovations Cliff McNabb Arena is now open to the public.

The public gets a chance to see the changes Tuesday (Sept. 11), 7-8:30 p.m., with free admission, skate and helmet rental.

The 17-year-old arena saw an extensive list of upgrades this summer including updates to the ice plant to improve the energy efficiency and to meet required safety standards, an overhaul of its ventilation system, a new steel roof and insulation, improvements to the dressing rooms including heat, shower replacements, and new rubber flooring.

For information about skate times and arena bookings, please call 250-756-5200.