Mill Creek gym re-opens with lifting of state restrictions
'We were zero income for seven months'
Last updated 1/20/2021 at 3:39pm
Mill Creek residents can get back to their workout routines, now that gyms were cleared to re-open.
Planet Fitness, in the Gateway area near 128th Street, was one of many gyms that re-opened for a second time since the pandemic began. The limit put a strain on the business.
"We can't do take-out," said James Pope, regional manager for Planet Fitness. "We were zero income for seven months."
Gyms shut down in mid-March and re-opened in August. Then they shut down again on Nov. 16, said Elyse Janzen, general manager at the Mill Creek club.
Re-opening rules result in about 10% capacity, to m...