February 27, 2017

2017 Preservation Month Event

Hear Ye, Hear Ye! Historic Tacoma and Landmarks Preservation Commission invites the general public to our 2017 Preservation Month event. We celebrate this year's Preservation Month with a Building Re-purposing Theme! Through Tacoma's history, we see how buildings change with our community - offering innovative and practical uses. Come, learn, and create!   When and Where...              Date:         ...

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Proposed New Building in Wright Park Metro Parks is proposing a substantial new building in Wright Park in association with much needed renovations to the W.W. Seymour Conservatory. A public meeting to discuss the proposed building design will be held this Thursday (Jan. 21st) at 6 pm at Metro Parks Headquarters at 4702 South 19th Street. Historic Tacoma urges you to attend this public meeting and voice your concerns. You can find out ...

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Historic Tacoma has, over the years, voiced its opinion on aesthetic issues affecting the quality and livability of our neighborhoods and commercial districts. The following is an update on the Planning Commissions recent consideration of amendments to city code regulating off-premise signage. The Tacoma Planning Commission recently completed its review of the recommendations of its Billboard Task Force which was set up to review the ...

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November 7th 2015 Handforth Gallery at Tacoma's downtown library 1102 Tacoma Ave S in Tacoma Come see the local talent, see scads of handmade cards, and attend our preview party These locally created 'postcards' each show a Tacoma building.   The Handforth Gallery in Tacoma's downtown library features this exhibit from November  3rd through the 27th, 2015. Historic Tacoma organized this exhibit in order to promote our mission of ...

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