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Tag: Johnny’s Seaford

Dec.
5th

Preservation campaign pays off for a bridge, a city

This editorial will appear in Thursday’s print edition.

An uncooperative economy has stymied many a big plan for Tacoma’s Foss Waterway. But there’s something to be said for holding your own.

A good example is the prospect of hanging on to Johnny’s Seafood Co., a quintessentially Tacoma business on the east side of the Foss.

The company at one point had been on the brink of packing up and moving to a strip mall in Fife. Now, through a transaction engineered by the Foss Waterway Development Authority, the declining property will be rehabilitated and kept up by Johnny’s parent company,

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