Other stories by Rebecca Robledo

  • Mountain Getaway

    Thanks to a special roof installation, families can walk in the steps of a mysterious explorer named Kartrite all year ’round

  • Public Draw

    A sophisticated, feature-packed municipal leisure center had to accommodate a still rapidly growing population

  • For the Ages

    This center was built to fulfill missions that are immediate — hosting the Pan Am/Parapan Am Games in July — and long-range

  • Woodlands Splash

    A wading pool is converted into two spraypads for a watery extension of the forest beyond

  • City Forest

    Moore, Okla. built a new splashpad as part of its post-tornado rebuilding efforts. Parmele Park Splashpad is honored as a 2015 Dream Design.

  • Colorful as the Town

    A new splashpark at the Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld is named a 2015 Dream Designs honoree.

  • Mission Accomplished

    Not only does our Dream Designs gallery show off some of the most beautiful aquatics facilities completed in the last few years, but it also reveals some trends.

  • California Drought Becomes More Urgent

    More California cities are considering bans on filling and refilling pools after the governor mandated a 25-percent reduction in urban water use. The California Pool and Spa Association, the industry’s legislative advocate in the state, says it’s becoming more important for professionals to become...

  • Week Left to Submit MAHC Suggestions

    The second edition of the Model Aquatic Health Code is already underway.

  • Athlete Protection: A Voice for Victims

    A former competitive swimmer works to spare young athletes the pain she suffered