On July 14th, 2023, the Concordia Police Department responded to a report of damaged property at the Concordia Swimming pool and pickleball court. The damage occurred overnight on July 13th. This incident has caused the swimming pool and pickleball court to be temporarily closed for at least one day.
Costly repairs are needed for the buildings and equipment. This incident has also resulted in lost revenue to the city and the lost wages of seasonal workers due to the closure.
The City of Concordia is offering a $200 reward for any information leading to the arrest and prosecution the individuals responsible for the vandalism. Contact the Concordia Police Department at 785-243-3131 to report helpful information related to the incident.