The YMCA of Greater Tulsa will continue to handle facility management of the swimming pool and bath house at Exchange Bank Park after Skiatook’s City Council renewed the agreement on January 10.
The current operating system was constructed and permitted by the State Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) in 1962 to allow for discharge both in Hominy and Bird Creek. The lift station and the pipe discharging into Bird creek that was part of a recent story on Fox 23 is part of that system and falls under the same permit.
Editor’s Note: Skiatook police department arrests/detentions for the period from Friday,January 6, 2016, through early morning Friday, January 13, 2016. Information is obtained from the Skiatook Police Department and court records. Arrest or detention is not proof of guilt.