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City of Tacoma Economic Development Department Manager Interview



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Tacoma council gives OK to negotiations for hotel-condo towers​


Chinese investors could spend millions of dollars to build two towers for a hotel and condos in downtown Tacoma if city officials are able to negotiate a development deal in the next couple of months.

Tacoma says yes to convention hotel plan


Tacoma's City Council has approved a plan  to open negotiations with a Chinese developer who wants to build a hotel next to the Tacoma Convention Center.

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Council gives go-ahead for Tacoma hotel tower deal

 

The Tacoma City Council unanimously approved an agreement with a developer Tuesday night to explore the construction of a 24-story hotel in the heart of the city’s downtown.

Tacoma council to vote on $150M complex with hotel and housing


The Tacoma City Council is expected to vote tonight on an agreement that would pave the way for developing two 240-foot towers near the Greater Tacoma Convention and Trade Center.

Tacoma mayor’s commission aims to attract more foreign investors

 

Tacoma Mayor Marilyn Strickland thinks the Puget Sound region can do better at attracting foreign direct investment.

Tacoma hotel complex proposal gets OK from City


The Tacoma City Council gave its OK on Tuesday to a proposal for a hotel/condominium complex adjoining the Greater Tacoma Convention Center, paving the way for Chinese investors to potentially spend millions building downtown.

Meet the developer who wants to build two skyscrapers in downtown Tacoma


The first time Chun Yang saw Tacoma, it reminded him of his hometown of Shanghai. Yang already has built a twin-tower hotel in his hometown. He wants Tacoma to be next.

Tacoma Convention Center Hotel & Condo

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April 15, 2014 

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