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Cushman Substation: Tacoma Historic Preservation status

On Wednesday, February 22nd, the Tacoma Landmarks Preservation Commission unanimously voted to add Cushman Substation buildings, properties and compressor room to Tacoma’s Historic Buildings.  The nomination does not include the exterior metal, steel or cement pads. The next step is for final approval by the City Council.  Let them know how you feel.  All their email addresses can be found… Read more →

Cushman Substation – very cool historic photos – “place making” ideas – nomination status

Check out Facebook page:  Friends of Tacoma’s Cushman Substation  https://www.facebook.com/groups/725376474282567/ Ask to join, and see historic photos, including aerial shot of surrounding neighborhoods. Participate in ideas for what future public uses this “Placemaking” property could bring to Tacoma. Tacoma Landmarks Preservation Commission will be reviewing findings and recommendations on nomination to add Cushman Substation.  February 22nd 5:30pm  747 Market Street… Read more →