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Wednesday, December 27, 2006

Grant Supports Effort to Restore Tacoma Dock

The Foss Waterway Seaport has announced a grant of $10,000 from the Greater Tacoma Community Foundation toward its capital campaign for the restoration and adaptive re–use of its home, the Balfour Dock Building at 705 Dock Street, Tacoma. The dock is also the home of the Working Waterfront Maritime Museum. Funding for this grant was provided by the June and Julian Foss Fund, Hayes Family Fund, and the Marco J. Heidner Fund of the Greater Tacoma Community Foundation. More information is available in this story from the Tacoma Weekly.


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