City Of Tulsa Tears Down Rec Center

Wednesday, March 19th 2014, 11:15 pm
By: News On 6

The City of Tulsa demolished another rec center Wednesday. The Springdale Center was torn down in the morning.

It's been closed since 2001.

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The City has taken down five rec centers in the last couple of years, and plans to tear down three more; the ones at Maxwell, Clark, and Franklin parks.

The plan is to replace the run-down buildings with low maintenance equipment that doesn't require any labor to operate.