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Tag: Port of Tacoma

Aug.
1st

Services set for former Port of Tacoma executive Don Mosman

Graveside services for former Port of Tacoma Deputy Executive Director Don Mosman will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at New Tacoma Cemetery.

Mosman died July 24 following a battle with Alzheimer’s disease. He was 87.

Born in San Francisco in 1925, Mosman rose from humble roots to become a prominent executive at both the Port of Tacoma and at the Port of Los Angeles. As a boy, Mosman lived in a home with a dirt floor and helped support his family by picking crops.

He attended Lake Stevens High School and graduated by correspondence, joining the U S Army

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July
18th

Port of Tacoma offering free boat tours

Get a ship-side view of one of North America’s largest container ports on board a free guided boat tour Aug. 26. Tours begin and end at 535 Dock St. in the heart of Tacoma Maritime Fest.

The tour boat departs at 10 and 11:30 a.m., and 1, 2:30 and 4 p.m. Arrive 30 minutes before departure. Tickets are first come, first served the day of the tours. Passengers with mobility issues should plan to take the 4 p.m. tour when the tide makes it easier to board, the port said.

For more information about boat tours, visit the Port

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