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Posted on: April 12, 2023

Pierce County sees first tenant signed up in new warehouse/distribution development

FRED310, a prominent new warehouse/distribution development located on 310 acres in the Frederickson area, has acquired its first tenant, Harbor Freight Tools. The national tool retailer has signed a build-to-suit lease totaling 782,875 square feet.

“Pierc...

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Economic Development
Posted on: December 21, 2022

BIPOC, Women, and Veteran-owned Business Directory Now Available at PCBAmap.biz

The Pierce County community now has a new way to find and support BIPOC, women, and veteran-owned small businesses. PCBAmap.biz is a new online directory that spotlights the businesses started by Pierce County Business Accelerator program (PCBA) graduates...

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Economic Development
Posted on: December 1, 2022

Pierce County Business Accelerator Program Wins EDB 2022 Golden Shovel Award

Pierce County Economic Development Department and the Tacoma-Pierce County Chamber of Commerce were each presented with a Golden Shovel Award at the EDB 2022 Annual Meeting for their work to create and administer the Pierce County Business Accelerator (PC...

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Additional Info... Economic Development
Posted on: February 1, 2019

Family-Wage Job Credit Program

The Pierce County Executive and County Council are committed to creating jobs in Pierce County. They recently passed a Family-Wage Job Credit Program effective January 1, 2019.

The Family-Wage Job Credit Program provides a one-time $275 credit per job to e...

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Economic Development
Posted on: January 30, 2019

Opportunity Zones

What are they? How do they work? Learn all about the Opportunity Zones from the State of Washington's Department of Commerce website.

www.piercecountywa.org/edd

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Economic Development