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$275 tax credit for new jobs in Pierce County

Pierce County leaders announce proposals for family-wage job credits An unprecedented number of Pierce County elected officials have come together to clearly state: Pierce County is open to business! Gathered…
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Northwest Seaport Alliance pumps up trade

Icons of Infrastructure features Ports of Tacoma, Seattle The Partnership Of Seattle And Tacoma Ports  – Called The Northwest Seaport Alliance – Is Positioning Itself As A Major Trading Post…
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Godzilla cranes change Port of Tacoma landscape

Even a snowstorm couldn’t dampen the impressive and much-anticipated arrival of four massive super-post-Panamax cranes in Commencement Bay Feb. 23. At 295 feet tall, the high-capacity cranes are designed to handle cargo…
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Northwest Now: Pierce County Economy

EDB President & CEO Bruce Kendall on KBTC’s Northwest Now Each week Northwest Now explores the current events and community issues that matter most to our region’s inhabitants.  On January…
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Teamwork: Biotech emerging in Pierce County

RAIN, Geneva Foundation emerging biotech presence The news from Revalesio is big, and it’s just one example of an emerging biotech focus in Tacoma-Pierce County. Two Tacoma-based nonprofits are also…
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Teamwork: Et tu, HQ2?

We are in it to win it On October 18 a team from across Tacoma and the South Sound announced the completion of their proposal for Amazon’s second headquarters (HQ2).   …
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