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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 →

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 →