The Environment & Community
The Summit Awards recognize customers and tenants who lift business and community to new heights in three categories: Business Magnet, Livable Community and Environmental Stewardship.
Awards are presented at the Port's annual customer breakfast.
The Port of Tacoma’s landscape includes ships, containers, cranes, trucks and rail cars.
We honor a broader definition of “environment" - one that includes the people, businesses, culture and history of a place, along with its native species and natural systems. We live, work and play in a special place. We're committed to keeping it that way.
Environment: Sustainable spaces
The Port has invested millions of dollars in a wide range of cleanup and improvement projects in and around Commencement Bay. Port business is directed by our environmental goals, adopted by the Port Commission in January 2008. These goals outline our commitment to:
The Port also strives to improve and serve its community. After all, we live and work here, too.