City Council is considering a billboard proposal touted to resolve the on-going fight to remove billboards from the city or at least substantially reduce them. This proposal billed as a 'compromise', does neither and is quite a capitulation to the billboard company. Historic Tacoma has long supported the removal of billboards from most of the city. View the Historic Tacoma letter opposing that proposal here: HT BillboardLetter ...

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September 13, 2017

R:T 2017 Lecture Series

From conversations regarding tacoma on Wed 9/13/2017 3:44 PM: Attend a series of informative lectures on “Immigration & the shape of our city” presented by Conversation Regarding Tacoma (CR:T). Topics and dates: Made in Tacoma (9/28/2017) Building Tacoma (10/19/2017) Creating Tacoma (11/9/2017) Doors open at 6:00 pm.  Event begins at 6:30 pm Tickets available at brownpapertickets.com $10 event / $20 series / ...

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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 more ...

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