Aquatics Center opens Tuesday in Chesterfield

CHESTERFIELD, VA (WWBT) - A 14 million dollar Aquatics Center will officially open its doors Tuesday.

The facility is located near Route 10 and Chippenham Parkway.

It includes the Olympic-sized pool Michael Phelps swam in back in 2008.

The new center is expected to boost the local economy by two million dollars annually.

Olympic swimmer Katie Hoff will be among those at a ribbon cutting ceremony starting Tuesday at 4:00 p.m.

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