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The Olympic Peninsula YMCA is a nonprofit organization that oversees Y programs and facilities throughout Clallam and Jefferson counties on Washington’s beautiful Olympic Peninsula. Facilities are operated in Port Angeles, Sequim and Port Townsend. YMCA of Port Angeles, 302 S. Francis St., can be reached at 360-452-9244. YMCA of Jefferson County, 1925 Blaine St. Call 360-385-5811 for details. YMCA of Sequim, 610 N. Fifth Ave., can be reached at 360-477-4381. Visit for more information about area YMCAs.


William Shore Memorial Pool, 225 E. Fifth St., has been serving Port Angeles and the surrounding community for more than 50 years. It provides aquatic recreation for people of all ages and ability levels. A swim lesson program offers a wide range of classes for children and adults. Classes are not only limited to swim lessons; the pool also offers a variety of aerobic and therapeutic classes. In addition to its classes, the pool offers open swim and lap swim times, lifeguard certification courses, birthday party and full facility rentals, and special events throughout the year. It partners with Port Angeles High School to provide a home for the girls

and boys swim teams and hosts the Port Angeles Swim Club. For pool hours, class schedules and more, visit or call 360-417-9767. Steven D. Burke is the executive director and board members are Randy Johnson, Cherie Kidd, Bill Peach, Michael Merideth and Anna Manildi.


Fire District No. 2 was founded by a group of housewives in 1943 who lived in the Gales Addition east of the city of Port Angeles. Incorporation occurred in 1945. The district covers 85 square miles surround- Sam Phillips ing the city of Port fire chief Angeles. The district is bounded on the east by Deer Park Road and Lake Crescent on the west; Olympic National Park makes up the southern boundary and the Strait of Juan de Fuca the northern boundary. District 2 also responds to both fire and emergency medical calls throughout Olympic National Park from Hurricane Ridge to Sol Duc Hot Springs. The service population is approximately 9,500 residents. The district responds to an average of 1,400 to 1,500 calls per year. Emergency medical calls account for approximately 80 percent of all responses. District 2 is governed by three elected

fire commissioners. Commissioners are Richard E. Rudd, David R. Whitney, chairman, and Thomas Martin, who serve six-year terms. Sam Phillips is the fire chief. The district is primarily volunteer and has between 45 and 50 volunteers, but can roster up to 60. Firefighters respond to calls from four stations: Station 21, 508 N. Baker St.; Station 22, 700 Power Plant Road; Station 23, 1992 Black Diamond Road; and Station 25, 22 Prospect Place. Administrative offices are located at 1212 E. First St. in Port Angeles. District 2 is funded through the state property tax formula. For emergencies, call 9-1-1; for nonemergencies, call 360-457-2550.


Port Angeles Fire Department (PAFD) is a combination career/ volunteer fire department with a staff of 28 career personnel and 23 volunteers. All are assigned to the station located at 102 E. Fifth St. Ken Dubuc Fire department fire chief personnel are assigned to one of three shifts, and they typically work a 24-hour shift schedule. All PAFD response personnel are certified as fire officers or firefighters and maintain certification as either Emergency Medical Technicians or paramedics.

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