Archive for April 4th, 2016

Originally published in the Enumclaw Courier-Herald, April 4, 1963

Cumberland gymnasium

Cumberland school gymnasium, now Station 42 of the Enumclaw Fire Department/KCFD #28.

The mass meeting which was held in the Cumberland schoolhouse last Thursday night, and which was called for the purpose of finding ways and means of giving the town adequate fire protection, was well attended and gave promise of having its objectives attained in the very near future, according to a spokesman for the citizens.

For the past several years Cumberland has been an “orphan” in that during that time the area has been “out of bounds” for the three rural fire districts that encompass it. The three districts are Enumclaw, Black Diamond, and Palmer-Selleck. (more…)

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