City seeks input on Accessory Dwelling Units – Oct. 1 presentation, Oct. 3 Public Hearing

The Tacoma Planning Commission is holding a public hearing on proposed Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU) regulations this week on Oct. 3, 2018. The proposed changes would “simplify the code and create additional flexibility for both attached and detached accessory dwelling units also known as a backyard cottage”. There are several opportunities to learn more and provide your input in this… Read more →

SAFE STREETS information program Aug. 20, 2018 at 6:30pm

Would you like to learn more about how you can improve safety and reduce crime in your neighborhood? Learn more at a Safe Streets Campaign event tomorrow in the North End (Monday, August 20). Details: Safe Streets Program ( Monday, August 20, 2018 6:30 p.m. Tacoma Police Substation #2 – 5140 North 26th Street, Tacoma If you would like to… Read more →

Summer fun and community events for North End Neighbors

The past few weekends were chock full of summer fun (and heat). Find friends and meet neighbors at these great (free!) community events in the coming weeks… Proctor Arts Fest August 4, 10am-5pm NENC Meeting August 6, 6pm Primary Election Day – August 7, 2018 Summer Music Series – Point Ruston Saturdays thru Sept. 2, 5-7pm Proctor Farmers Market Saturdays… Read more →

Got feedback? Proposed City code changes target public safety

In response to community feedback, the City of Tacoma is working on updates to the Chronic Nuisance Code (TMC 8.30A) and Business License Code (6B.10). The code changes are intended to “positively affect communities by encouraging property and business owners to be good neighbors. Strengthening the code will also allow the City to respond faster to concerns and provide more… Read more →