Re: “Sumner council increases support for new Y” (TNT, 4-27).
As a member of the Mel Korum YMCA in Puyallup for many years, I have seen that there is a very high demand for this specific recreation center throughout East Pierce County. Many of the Puyallup YMCA’s members commute from other towns such as Orting, Buckley, Bonney Lake, Auburn and Sumner. It would be a convenience to those from the aforementioned towns if another location opened closer to them in Sumner.
A Sumner YMCA would also offer a break from the constant overcrowding that plagues the Puyallup Y. The …