BUSINESS BRIEFS: Gym sets weeklong open house; septic rebate program available in Clallam County

SEQUIM — The Sequim Gym at 145 E. Washington St. will hold a weeklong open house in celebration of its new certification starting Monday.

The open house will be held during regular business hours from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday.

Those interested can receive a free assessment to determine their workout level during the event.

A grand reopening celebration will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, June 17.

Sample classes will also be available from noon to 3 p.m. that day.

Members who refer a friend who joins before June 17 will receive a free month at the gym.

The gym recently gained an Alloy Training certification, which allows it to offer new classes such as foundations, industrial strength and afterburn, according to a news release.

For more information, phone 360-681-2555 or email [email protected]

Septic rebates

The Clallam County Department of Health & Human Services recently rolled out a septic inspection program for county residents.

Those who qualify for the program will receive a $100 rebate on septic system inspections and locates.

The program — executed by licensed operation and maintenance providers — will end Thursday, Aug. 31.

Preference will be given to those who live within the marine recovery area from Bagley Creek to Sequim Bay, according to a news release.

Program organizers advise that summer months are busy for operation and maintenance providers, and those interested should register for services as soon as possible.

To register, fill out a rebate request form by visiting and follow the instructions provided on the form.

The service is awarded on a priority-based ranking while funds are available.

For more information about the ranking system and eligibility, phone 360-417-2258, email [email protected] or visit

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