The City of Tacoma has opened an office in the Lincoln International Business District to help facilitate community engagement throughout the course of a neighborhood revitalization project.
The office is located at 750 S. 38th St., Suite C, and will allow City staff working on infrastructure improvements, economic development, public art programs, neighborhood beautification, public safety, and human services initiatives to use the space to engage with neighborhood residents and business owners. The office will be open between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday through Friday.
The City will host an open house and ribbon-cutting ceremony on Thurs., Dec. 3, between 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. More information is available online here.
The Lincoln Neighborhood Revitalization Project aims to strengthen and improve the area by investing in public safety; economic development, urban design, and community vitality; housing and property conditions; and code compliance and neighborhood beautification, according to City staff. The City has set aside approximately $4 million for improvements to the district, which is centered at South 38th Street and South Yakima Avenue.
To read the Tacoma Daily Index‘s complete and comprehensive coverage of Tacoma’s Lincoln International Business District, click on the following links:
- Tacoma panel selects artist for Lincoln District public art project (Tacoma Daily Index, Nov. 13, 2015)
- Tacoma seeks artists for Lincoln Neighborhood Revitalization Project (Tacoma Daily Index, Aug. 3, 2015)
- Open house offers early peek at Lincoln Neighborhood Revitalization Project (Tacoma Daily Index, June 26, 2015)
- Lincoln District Streetscape Project open house June 25 (Tacoma Daily Index, June 19, 2015)
- Tacoma Daily Index Top Stories — May 2015 (Tacoma Daily Index, June 1, 2015)
- Surplus Lincoln District street lamps could fund neighborhood improvement projects (Tacoma Daily Index, May 7, 2015)
- Tacoma to donate iconic Lincoln District street lamps (Tacoma Daily Index, April 29, 2015)
- LED street lights coming to Tacoma’s Lincoln International Business District (Tacoma Daily Index, March 2, 2015)
- New Alcohol Impact Area to be considered for Lincoln District (Tacoma Daily Index, Jan. 7, 2008)
- Lincoln Business District hosting Tet celebration this Saturday (Tacoma Daily Index, Feb. 13, 2002)