Tag: Port of Tacoma

Tacoma mourns passing of historian Ron Magden

Tacoma’s maritime community suffered a big loss with the recent death of local historian Dr. Ron Magden. He was 92. Magden was a longtime friend...

Earth Day Service Project

Schnitzer Steel to lead local industry in Owens Beach Cleanup, Point Defiance, Tacoma Team members from Schnitzer Steel and Westrock, will lead a major service...

Interim rules for Tideflats up for discussion

Tacoma’s Planning Commission has released its roster of recommended Tideflats Interim Regulations and has set a public hearing on them for 6 p.m. on Sept. 13 at the Greater Tacoma Convention Center. The City Council will ultimately decide what to do with the recommendations and will hold its own public hearing in the fall as well.

Container volumes show 5 percent increase year to date through port...

The Northwest Seaport Alliance’s total year-to-date container volumes increased 5 percent while total volumes for the gateway declined 1 percent in July.Year to date...

Interim tideflats rules inch forward

The Planning Commission met this week to study a draft of the proposed interim regulations after the City of Tacoma and Port of Tacoma agreed to fund a full review of the waterfront in response to the rise of public concern about planned fossil fuel and heavy industrial developments in the area.