Volunteer Eric Lalonde, 15, of Port Angeles carries a roll of sod during a community work day on Friday at the pump track being built at Erickson Playfield in Port Angeles. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)

Volunteer Eric Lalonde, 15, of Port Angeles carries a roll of sod during a community work day on Friday at the pump track being built at Erickson Playfield in Port Angeles. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)

Work on pump track proceeds

Volunteer Eric Lalonde, 15, of Port Angeles carries a roll of sod during a community work day Friday at the pump track being built at Erickson Playfield in Port Angeles.

The track, designed primarily for bicycles and other wheeled play vehicles, is being constructed by the Port Angeles Parks & Recreation Department in conjunction the Lincoln Park BMX Association with funding from a $350,000 grant from the state Recreation and Conservation Office, $100,000 in lodging tax grants from the city and Clallam County, business sponsorships, individual and community donations and a grant from the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation.

Organizers have scheduled a grand opening for the facility for 5:30 p.m. on July 6.

More in Life

tsr
Ghostlight returns to stage with ‘Frozen Jr.’

Cast includes 24 youths from Sequim and Port Angeles

Garden walk set Saturday

The Clallam County Master Gardeners will host their Second… Continue reading

Sequim High Class of 1982 reunion set

The Sequim High School Class of 1982 will celebrate its… Continue reading

Paige Biss was the 4,000th Young Eagle passenger for Chapter 430 of the Experimental Aircraft Association at a July 16 rally at the Sequim Valley Airport.
4,000th Young Eagle flies

Paige Biss was the 4,000th Young Eagle passenger for Chapter 430 of… Continue reading

Clallam Bay-Sekiu art show winners named

The Clallam Bay Sekiu Chamber of Commerce has announced… Continue reading

COASST bird training set for Saturday

The University of Washington Coastal Observation and Seabird Survey… Continue reading

Matthew Nash / Olympic Peninsula News Group
Haley Petty, 17, of Agnew earned reserve market champion with Roast the rabbit at the Clallam County Junior Livestock Auction on Saturday at the Sequim Prairie Grange. It was her fifth year selling animals at the auction.
Animal prices heat up during warm youth auction

Livestock sales help students with projects, schooling

Masonic Lodge to host swap meet, car and bike show

Masonic Lodge #69 will host a swap meet and… Continue reading

Most Read