A joint project between the Economic Development Board for Tacoma-Pierce County and Pierce County Government is among 10 Pierce County projects awarded $10,000 by the Port of Tacoma Commission.

The Port’s annual Local Economic Development Investment Fund program helps provide support in the form of grants to Pierce County non-profit organizations and local governments that promote international trade, tourism or infrastructure. Earlier this year, the Port of Tacoma Commission received 26 applications for the program. Ultimately $229,000 in grant dollars total was awarded to 10 projects.

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