Please join us In November to welcome our featured speaker, Roger Stanton, Project Manager for Metro Parks Tacoma. Roger will give his presentation on the progress of Destination Point Defiance. Destination Point Defiance is a long-term comprehensive planning initiative started years ago to enhance the park’s experience and honor its character.
The capital improvement bond approved by voters in 2014 is funding much of the related construction work along with grants from the state RCO program, Washington State taxpayers, donors and other sources.
- Parking and Traffic Circulation public meeting December 1 at Point Defiance Pagoda.
- The new aquarium, which will replace the aging North Pacific Aquarium.
- A shared-use Environmental Learning Center to be built by Tacoma Public Schools inside the Zoo.
- 11 acres of new park on the peninsula at Point Defiance Park.
TWA members meet on the second Wednesday of each month beginning at 11:30 am at the Tacoma Youth Marine Center located at 820 E D St. Tacoma, WA 98421. This is an opportunity to network with other individuals who are involved in Tacoma’s waterfront community. Guests are always welcome!
Introductions ~ Announcements ~ Board Report ~ Action Items ~ Speaker ~ Q & A ~ Upcoming Programs
Featured guest speakers present a variety of subjects of interest to our community, recent discussion topics have included environmental issues, historical information, events and city services.
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