City of Milton-Freewater and the Walla Walla YMCA to Partner for Community Pool Services

Walla Walla, WA – The City of Milton-Freewater and the the Walla Walla YMCA are teaming up to provide pool operations and aquatics services for the 2020 outdoor swim season.

The City’s Public Works department will continue to coordinate all facility operations, including facility management, season passes, daily admissions, concessions and rentals.

Linda Hall, City Manager said, ”The Milton-Freewater aquatics facility is an important community resource and efforts are underway to open for Memorial Day weekend. The family-friendly nature of the pool makes it ideally suited to the needs of our community. We asked the YMCA to provide our lifeguarding services, as we believe they are the perfect partner to provide certified lifeguarding and swim instruction programs in Milton-Freewater.”

A key goal of this collaboration is the development of a sustainable community-staffed aquatics team in Milton-Freewater. To that end, the YMCA is actively recruiting local lifeguards. For information about these positions, candidates are encouraged to contact the YMCA’s HR Director, Cassie Siegal.

Founded in Walla in 1886, the Walla Walla YMCA has a proud tradition of serving individuals and families and helping to strengthen community throughout the Walla Walla Valley. Its mission is to provide a community where all people, especially the young, are encouraged to develop to their fullest potential.

Linda Hall
Milton-Freewater City Manager

Karen Hedine, CEO
Walla Walla YMCA

© 2019 Walla Walla YMCA. The YMCA is a 501(c)(3) non-profit public charity dedicated to Youth Development, Healthy Living, and Social Responsibility.
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