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CityLine: Polar Bear Plunge and Fun Runs

December 22, 2016

This episode of CityLine highlights information about the Polar Bear Plunge and Fun Runs. Polar Bear Plunge Fun Runs CLICK BELOW... Read More
Outer loop of Five Mile Drive reopens

December 21, 2016

Water main break has been repaired The outer loop of Point Defiance Park’s Five Mile Drive reopened to vehicular traffic Wednesday after cre... Read More
CityLine: Tacoma Nature Center

December 19, 2016

This episode of CityLine highlights information about the Tacoma Nature Center and activities provided by their staff like Family Nature Walks, Out... Read More
Alan Varsik named interim director of Zoological and Environmental Education for Metro Parks Tacoma

December 16, 2016

Alan Varsik, a lifelong zoologist with deep administrative experience at several zoos, is the newly named Interim Director of Zoological and Envi... Read More
Point Defiance Park’s Five Mile Drive outer loop reopens

December 14, 2016

Water line break forced temporary closure of popular drive; access to attractions wasn’t affected   The outer loop of Five Mile Driv... Read More
Metro Parks’ 2017-2018 budget envisions new facilities, opportunities

December 13, 2016

The Metro Parks Board of Commissioners on Monday unanimously approved a budget for 2017-2018 that includes more than $155 million for capital proje... Read More
Park Board appoints Shon Sylvia as executive director

December 13, 2016

The Board of Park Commissioners voted Dec. 12 to appoint Shon Sylvia as executive director of Metro Parks Tacoma, effective Jan. 1, 2017. Board... Read More
Metro Parks Today: December 2016

December 8, 2016

Metro Parks staff understand not everyone can go to a public meeting. That’s why we also use surveys and encourage emails and phone calls... Read More
Park Board Notes

December 8, 2016

Earlier this fall, a group of young students gave a presentation to the Park Board to tell us how they helped refine the designs for a recording st... Read More
Upbeat Metro Parks leader builds following at The Center at Norpoint

December 8, 2016

Julie Reddaway attracts Meeker Middle School students to Norpoint’s after-school program   The din that engulfs a middle school cafete... Read More

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