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Cushman Substation on the Agenda

The North End Neighborhood Council and the Friends of Tacoma’s Cushman Substation (www.goo.gl/SYSWkJ) have been successful in their efforts to get a community planning process that would develop a consensus and shared vision for the future of the historic Cushman Substation. A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) has been negotiated between the City of Tacoma and Tacoma Public Utilities that outlines… Read more →

Center for Dialog & Resolution Seeks Community Input Regarding Citizens’ Forum Now Through April 27

In support of the Tacoma City Council’s continued efforts to better connect and engage with community members, the Center for Dialog & Resolution in downtown Tacoma, Wash. seeks community input regarding Citizens’ Forum now through April 27.   Survey link:  https://goo.gl/forms/BnN9JnLXGyaZ9VD63   The survey questions, developed by the Center for Dialog & Resolution, were generated from the feedback gathered from… Read more →

Understanding the 2018 Annual Amendment (6 of 6) – Other applications

Rounding out the 2018 Amendments are several other applications related to specific parcels and/or general updates. These are being summarized below in our single (and final) post in our series on Understanding the 2018 Annual Amendments. View all posts in the series. Remember, the Public Hearing on all the proposed 2018 Amendments is tonight (April 4, 2018) and written comments… Read more →

Understanding the 2018 Annual Amendments – Part 1 – Introduction

  The Tacoma Planning Commission will conduct a public hearing on the 2018 Annual Amendment, which includes proposed amendments to the Comprehensive Plan and Land Use Regulatory Code, on Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at 5pm. Written comments will be accepted until Friday, April 6, 2018 at 5pm.   To help our North End neighbors understand the process and details about these… Read more →