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Economic Development


Policies, issues, programs and services may include, but are not limited to: business climate policies and processes; capital projects planning and development; development services; downtown parking; economic development and redevelopment issues and opportunities; festivals and special events; Foss Waterway; historic preservation; trade and development; mixed use development; military and veteran affairs; Neighborhood Business Districts; Port of Tacoma issues; tourism and hospitality; and workforce development.


Agendas and Minutes on Legistar


Marilyn Strickland, Marty Campbell, Ryan Mello, Robert Thoms (Alternate: Conor McCarthy)  

Marty Campbell

Vice Chair
Robert Thoms

One Year

Staff Support

Staffing support to the Economic Development Committee is provided by Mark Lauzier, Brad Forbes, and Lauren Young.

Time and Day

10 AM
Second, fourth, and fifth Tuesday of the month



Tacoma Municipal Building
Room 248


Staff Contact Information

Executive Liaison
Mark Lauzier
(253) 591-5125

Scheduling and Coordination
Brad Forbes
(253) 591-5166

Clerical Support
Lauren Young
(253) 591-5505


Additional Information
2015 Year-End Report