City Pier viewing tower closed

PORT ANGELES — Citing safety concerns, the city of Port Angeles has closed the viewing tower at City Pier.

Early reports from an inspection conducted by Sargent Engineers on Nov. 8-9 indicate structural failures that pose a serious risk to public safety and to the safety of surrounding property, according to a city press release.

The area was fenced off Tuesday and will remain closed until the city receives the final report and implements necessary repairs, staffers said.

For more information, call Parks and Recreation at 360-417-4550, email parksandrecreation@cityofpa.us or visit www.cityofpa.us.

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