Pier improvements, habitat design on Port of Tacoma agenda Thursday

The Port of Tacoma Commission is scheduled to consider authorizing several construction contracts for work on Port terminals during its meeting Thursday. The requests include completing improvements on a pier to support the safe and efficient operation of the Port’s breakbulk business, as well as security improvements at the Port’s main entry gate on East 11th Street. Commissioners will also hear an update on the Port’s habitat strategy and a request to begin design work on the Upper Clear Creek habitat restoration project. A public hearing to surplus various Port equipment and property precedes the action agenda. A copy of the agenda is available online here. Commission meetings begin at noon in Room 104 of The Fabulich Center, 3600 Port of Tacoma Road. Meetings are available live and on demand online here.