Re: “New station plans more popular at hearing” (TNT, 6-27).
It’s nice that Tacoma officials are finally happy about their new proposed station. It’s nice that the Washington State Department of Transportation is working with the City of Tacoma to come up with a viable solution for their station. But the article about the new Amtrak station talks as if South Tacoma is the only community Amtrak is going through on its new Point Defiance bypass route.
What about the residents and businesses in Lakewood and Tillicum, some no more than 20 or 30 feet from the railroad right …