City of Fircrest Seeks High School Seniors for AWC Scholarship Opportunity

The City of Fircrest is now accepting applications for the AWC Center for Quality Communities Scholarship Fund. The scholarship is available through a statewide competitive process for students who are actively engaged in their city government and/or community and plan to attend post-secondary school in fall 2018. To be eligible,…

County Flood Hazard Management Plan 2018 Update

Pierce County is starting the process of updating its Rivers Flood Hazard Management Plan with a goal to complete the update by April 2018. The plan is a comprehensive approach to reduce damages and protect public safety from major river flooding and channel migration.  The County will be sending information…

Call for Bids: Water Main Replacement on Ramsdell

Water main improvements are planned along Ramsdell from Contra Costa to Forest Park Drive.  This project is out to bid, with the bid opening scheduled for January 30, 2018.  Construction should take place hopefully beginning in early March.  This project is being funded with the City’s water capital improvement funds.

NewCold Warehouse Construction

The City has received several questions related to the new automated, cold storage warehouse located to the east of Orchard Street in the City of Tacoma. Here are links to the Environmental Documents, the Traffic Impact Analysis/Traffic Signal Warrant Evaluation, and a map. Pages 15 and 16 of the TIA,…