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Posted on: March 21, 2023

Pierce County Council Votes in Favor of Maureen Howard Affordable Housing Act

Today the Pierce County Council voted in favor of the Maureen Howard Affordable Housing Act, or 2022-81s, which will implement a countywide one-tenth of one percent sales tax increase for affordable housing and related services, as allowed by Washington S...

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Council - Proclamations
Posted on: March 21, 2023

Pierce County Council Votes in Favor of Maureen Howard Affordable Housing Act

Graphic for Maureen Howard Affordable Housing Act

Today the Pierce County Council voted in favor of the Maureen Howard Affordable Housing Act, or 2022-81s, which will implement a countywide one-tenth of one percent sales tax increase for affordable housing and related services, as allowed by Washington S...

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Council - Proclamations
Posted on: March 3, 2023

Pierce County Council Chair and Tacoma Mayor Address Next Steps in Response to ST3 Delay

Sound Transit 3 Delayed Graphic

TACOMA, Wash. -- On Tuesday, Feb. 28, Sound Transit announced the light rail connection from Federal Way and the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport in King County to Fife and Tacoma - commonly referred to as ST3 - has been delayed again, this time to 20...

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Council - Proclamations
Posted on: January 23, 2023

Pierce County and Comcast partner to bring high speed internet to Key Peninsula

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Pierce County, WA – Pierce County and Comcast have finalized an agreement that will expand the availability of high-speed internet services on the Key Peninsula. Comcast will construct the infrastructure and make available a fast and reliable fib...

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Pierce County’s broadband expansion initiative Council - Proclamations
Posted on: January 20, 2023

Tacoma Housing Authority Breaks Ground on Housing Hilltop Affordable Housing Project

Elected leaders and community leaders break ground on the Housing Hilltop affordable housing project

Council Chair Ryan Mello (District 4) joined Congresswoman Marilyn Strickland (D-WA 10th District) and Congressman Derek Kilmer (D-WA 6th District) at the Housing Hilltop Groundbreaking Ceremony, Friday, Jan. 20. 

Housing Hilltop is an affordable ...

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