Community connections

Our goal is to engage and advance relationships with the Pierce County community and beyond in a timely, accessible, and inclusive way. Connecting with our community also helps our residents understand the important role trade and commerce play in the economic vitality of our region.

Get to know your port

This virtual tour helps you understand more about the Port of Tacoma operations and allows you to “visit” some of the areas around the Tideflats you may not have explored.

Take our virtual tour



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Local Economic Development Investment Fund

Our Local Economic Development Investment Fund has an annual budget of $250,000. It is available to non-profits and municipal agencies in Pierce County, and may be used to help local jurisdictions fulfill matching requirements to receive a larger grant.

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Follow our latest news

As your neighbor, we’re passionate about our community. We create jobs, invest in our environment and economy, and participate in community activities.

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Maritime education resources

We partner with many Pierce County educational programs and participate in job fairs and speaking engagements about maritime careers.

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Visit our public access sites

Enjoy the beauty of our region and the jobs that help sustain it at one of our public access sites.