User fees for city recreation facilities increasing

Admission rates are increasing for some users of the City of Nanaimo's recreation facilities today (Sept. 1).

Admission rates are increasing for some users of the City of Nanaimo’s recreation facilities today (Sept. 1).

General admission rates will increase by 25 cents. The rate for children 12 and under will remain the same and children two and under and seniors aged 80 and older will still have free admission.

For individuals and families requiring additional financial assistance, the Nanaimo Parks, Recreation and Culture department offers the Leisure Economic Access Program. For more information about this program, please contact Chris Robinson at chris.robinson@nanaimo.ca.

Some rental rates are also increasing.

For more information about general admission or rental rates, please go to www.nanaimo.ca or call 250-756-5200.