Re: “Years of big travel over for UPlace Town Center” (TNT, 5-29).
As a longtime resident of Tacoma, and now new resident of University Place, I’ve read your series of articles on the UP Town Center with keen interest.
UP chased out existing successful businesses and replaced a relatively new library with a new, expensive library. All of this was in the hopes of attracting upscale businesses, which have shown little interest in locating to an area that has no easy access to freeways.
But it doesn’t end there. Our county government has built a new “destination” golf course in …