What’s being talked about at the next NENC meeting on January 8th?

  • Tacoma City Planning Department will be reviewing:
    •  Proposed re-zone updates this time focusing on N. Proctor St & N. 35th St. as well as  N. Alder St. & N. 26th St.
    • Updates on the Residential Infill Housing program.
    • New proposed code changes for View Sensitive Overlay Districts, i.e. Old Town Commercial district and N. Proctor St. & N. 34th St.
  • Tacoma Public Utility asking for community input for selection of their new Director.
  • Tacoma School Levy

We hope you will join us at:

University of Puget Sound

Trimble Hall

6:00 pm

NENC letter re: neighborhood outreach and City Council citizens forum


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

NENC Meeting – December 4 – Legislative Update from Rep. Laurie Jinkins and much more on the agenda

laurie-jinkins-headerThe 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.

Tideflats Interim Regulations

tideflats mapThe 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.

NENC Letter

Letter re: Tideflats Interim Regulations (2017)