I was glad to learn Iola commissioners are re-evaluating whether to put $155,000 of insurance money toward a new floor in the recreation building in Riverside Park.
Now that it has flooded three times in the last seven months, the odds arent good weve seen the last of high water there.
I suppose Im beholden to the massive building just because of its history as a Works Progress Administration project and its Art Deco architecture, but even those unique qualities cant disguise the fact that its somewhat of a money pit.
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