Barbara DeVries: Facts missing | SteamboatToday.com
YOUR AD HERE »

Barbara DeVries: Facts missing

Regarding the Aug. 27 letter to the editor about the Steamboat Springs Health and Recreation Association:

Obviously Ms. Lowe does not have the same opinion as many of us do about the SSHRA. In the 38 years, six days per week that I swim, I have never seen either a hairball or slime in the pool or the locker rooms.

The slime she alludes to is probably mycelium, a naturally occurring algae in the source pool and has been around forever. The hot pool, on occasion, has small twigs, leaves, suicidal bugs, and once in a great while a vole (a small, nearly blind rodent) who hasn’t even paid his dues.



If the writer’s facts in the rest of her letter are as wrong as the above, I can only say that it is a very mean-spirited letter without basis in facts.

Barbara DeVries



Steamboat Springs


Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Steamboat and Routt County make the Steamboat Pilot & Today’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.

 

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User


News


See more