Downtown Charleston YMCA ceasing operations in October

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The downtown Charleston YMCA will cease operations on Oct. 4.

The change comes because of a lack of revenue and lower membership.

The Quarrier Street location opened in August 2018.

Swimming lessons will continue at the building until Oct. 25. People will current memberships will be able to use the fitness center, classes and services at the Hillcrest Drive location.