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White Pool House In Odessa Looking for Some Help

By: Haley Burks
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - The oldest standing structure in Ector County needs some T-L-C. The White Pool House is in need of extensive repairs and staff are asking County Commissioners for help.

"There is no maintenance, no routine maintenance and when you have a house that is 122 years old it needs to be maintained a lot more than our houses do," White Pool House Manager, Martha Crow, said.

The White Pool House in Odessa is in need of a big helping hand.

"It is safe right now, we don't want anyone to think its not, but for how long? We just need some attention," Crow said.

The Friends of the White Pool House addressed the problems with the County Commissioners' Court earlier this week.

Ector County Judge Susan Redford explained the next steps for the historic home.     

"What we decided to do is go through and get a basic estimate, and really try to prioritize what we need to do first," Redford said.

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