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TACOMA: Council appointee should be from business

“Diverse candidates seek City Council spot” (TNT, 12-22).

Special thanks to outgoing City Councilman Jake Fey, who served Tacoma well for many years and now will be representing Tacomans in the state Legislature.

Tacoma’s greatest current need is to rebuild the city, support restoration of the vast inventory of vacant buildings, and support the construction of well-designed buildings on the vast sea of blighted and vacant parking lots downtown and in many of Tacoma’s mixed-use centers. Far too many of the buildings downtown and in the neighborhood business centers are vacant and in danger of being razed like the

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