Community Services Division works to further the City's goal of creating and maintaining safe, clean, and attractive neighborhoods by engaging the community and ensuring that City services are aligned with community priorities.
The Community Services Division includes staff from Community Based Services and Code Compliance.
Community Based Services
Community Based Services works to build partnerships among all City services to address community problems and coordinates programs such as Crime Prevention through Environmental Design (CPTED), Adopt-A-Spot, and Community Clean-up programs.
Code compliance is responsible for ensuring that property owners maintain compliance with the Tacoma Municipal Code to protect the health, safety, and welfare of Tacoma's residents.
If your home could be foreclosed on, there are resources to help you. The City of Tacoma's H.O.M.E. (Home Ownership Mediation and Education) Canvassing Initiative is underway. Resources include foreclosure information, programs for low income households, and tenant information.