658.6 acres could be 'The Link' to revitalization area

Tacoma City Council is scheduled to hear the first reading of an ordinance Aug. 18 that would designate approximately 658.6 acres in downtown Tacoma as a revitalization area to be called The Link. The ordinance would also authorize the submittal of a Local Revitalization Financing application to the Washington State Department of Revenue by Sept. 1. The revitalization area would be bounded by South 4th St. to the north; South 28th St., Interstate 705, State Route 7 northbound, Wiley Avenue and Interstate 5 to the south; Dock Street, Puyallup Avenue and L Street to the east; and Tacoma Avenue to the west.