Manito’s Mirror Pond restoration project finished

SPOKANE, Wash. — Manito Park’s Mirror Pond finally lives up to its name.

The City of Spokane has finished a restoration project on the iconic South Hill pond, cleaning out the planktonic algae.

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In order to do this, the Mirror Pond had to be drained and deepened before the restoration work could even start. The rest of the job was done without toxic chemicals, and the results speak for themselves.

You can see the new and improved pond for yourself between 5 a.m. and 11 p.m. every day.