Appointing Authority: Mayor; confirmed by City Council
Number of Members: 10
Term of Membership: 2 years
Composition of Membership: Lawyer, banker, contractor, experienced Certified Public Accountant, and experienced real estate broker or agent.
Liaison Department: Tacoma Economic Development
Staff Liaison: Carey Jenkins
General Information: (253) 591-5238
Administers loans to a variety of clients: low-income families who need help in buying or repairing their homes; owners who provide multi-family housing to low-income families; businesses which create jobs or rehabilitate older, blighted buildings; and non-profit organizations that provide services to our community. Its purpose is to administer federal grants and other programs or projects or activities financed from funds derived directly or indirectly from a grant agreement or undertaken in conjunction with a federal program or other programs, including but not limited to the Community Development Program of the City of Tacoma. The leasing, ownership or operation of public performing Arts Center and auditoriums.