The North End Neighborhood Council recently voted to recommend to the City Council that it reject Resolution 39882 terminating the Citizens Forum and also recommended consultations on this matter with the neighborhood councils.
Letters have been sent to the Mayor and Council, as well as the new incoming representatives. The Resolution will receive a Final Reading at the Council meeting on Dec 12.
2017-12 NENC letter to City Council re: Citizens Forum (Resolution 39882)
2017-12 NENC letter to City Council re: Neighborhood Outreach
The December 4, 2017 meeting of the North End Neighborhood Council will include a Legislative Update from House Representative Laurie Jinkins, plus announcements about vacant NENC board positions, the Tacoma Rescue Mission program, and the historic district in Stadium.
As always, we’ll have an opportunity for public comment and updates/discussion on other topics (billboards, Cushman substation, Citizen Forums, etc.) during the monthly meeting.
Check out the agenda in the NENC Documents section, or connect with our newsletter, Facebook, or Twitter accounts to stay up-to-date on what is going on in your neighborhood.
NOTE: On January 8, 2018 we expect City Planner Steve Atkinson to join us for a planning update regarding North End proposed rezones, and we also expect a presentation from Tacoma Public Schools about the upcoming school levy. Please also note, this meeting will be on the second Monday in January due to the New Year’s Day holiday.
The NENC sent the letter below to the City Council concerning the Tideflats Interim Regulations, to be voted on by the City Council on Nov 21st. The Council meeting will start at 5pm.
More information on this topic is available from the city here: http://www.cityoftacoma.org/cms/one.aspx?objectId=132616
See the NENC Documents page for position papers, meeting agendas, and other items.
Letter re: Tideflats Interim Regulations (2017)