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NET Featured on TV Tacoma

TV Tacoma recently featured Northeast Tacoma in their Neighborhood Moment segment. Tune in to hear the history of Julia’s Gulch at Viewpoint Park. Our own Carolyn Edmonds interviews Don and Heather Halabisky, the stewards who lead the volunteer effort to restore and maintain Julia’s Gulch. Click here to watch! Looking to get involved? Volunteers are […]

2017 Community Clean-Up Day!

What: 6th Annual Community Clean-Up Day When: Saturday June 17, 2017 – 10:00 AM to 1:45 PM (volunteers should plan to arrive by 9:30 to support set-up, etc., and should be done by 2:00 PM – volunteer information below) Where: Meeker Middle School, 4402 Nassau Ave. NE It is important to the City of Tacoma […]

Welcome to Tacoma pylon coming to Northshore Parkway

Public Works is placing a pylon-shaped Welcome to Tacoma sign on Northshore Parkway as one enters from Federal Way. The contractor is hard at work fabricating the pylon, which will be like the one installed at the S 56th St. entrance to Tacoma from University Place. That one was installed in time for the U.S. […]

SR167 Connection to I-5 and SR509-Update

SR167 Connection to I-5 and SR509 Update: In the early evening of March 1st, WSDOT held an open house at the Fife Community Center to review the planning so far for the eventual completion of SR167 to I-5 and SR509.  There could be a significant negative effect of this construction and eventual traffic on NE […]

Work on Northshore Parkway

Tacoma Public Works has patched the pavement and implemented improved ramps at Fairwood Blvd./42nd Ave. NE on Northshore Parkway between Nassau Ave. NE and the city line at Federal Way. The curb on the north side was extended further out to shorten the distance for a pedestrian to walk across the street. Still to come […]