Community Tree Lighting at “Proctor’s Peppermint Place” – Sunday, Dec. 1st

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A fun new event hosted by the Proctor District Association is going on right now! And on this Sunday, 4:30pm at N. 26th and Madison (by Basin Pacific Insurance of Tacoma) there will be a special Community Tree Lighting event.

Over 70 businesses are celebrating our local community and the spirit of the holidays with featured events running from November 9 until December 24 for, “Meet Me At Proctor’s Peppermint Place!”

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Upcoming North Tacoma History Walks – Aug. 24, Sep. 7, Sep. 21

The North End is chock-full of history. Get a chance to explore historic landmarks, homes, and architecture through a history walk!

Several walks are scheduled nearby in the coming weeks:

Old Town History Walk – Historic Homes & Architects 

August  24, 2019
10:30 AM – 11:30AM
Job Carr Cabin Museum, 2350 N 30th St
North Slope Walking Tour 

September  7, 2019
11:00 AM – 1:00PM
Parkway Tavern, 313 North I Street 
Old Town History Walk – Women of Old Town 

September  21, 2019
10:30 AM – 11:30AM
Job Carr Cabin Museum, 2350 N 30th St. 

Cushman Update: Entrance Rehabilitation Project (2019)

Tacoma Power, along with its subcontractors, notified the NENC that it is completing rehabilitation work on the doors and lamp posts at the Cushman Substation.

Work will begin in summer 2019 with a planned completion of December 1, 2019.

For regular updates: