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Port Emergency Notification System

With grants acquired by the Port of Tacoma through the Department of Homeland Security, the Tacoma Fire Department now stands ready to operate Tacoma's new Port Emergency Warning System (PEWS) from its Fire and Emergency Communication Center.
PEWS and DispatchThe system is designed to provide an area wide audible alert with emergency instruction to those working outside or in loud industrial environments.

Support Documents

PEWS Overview
Port Lahar Map
Browns Point Evacuation Route
Dock Street Evacuation Route
Port of Tacoma Evacuation Route
Ruston Way Evacuation Route
West Tacoma Evacuation Route