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Expanding Your Business in Pierce County?
We help you through the process.

Facility Expansion
When the opportunity arises to expand at your present location, we can help. Understanding the zoning designation, requirements and permits necessary to allow your expansion are important first steps our office can help you determine.

We can even set up the initial meetings to begin the permit process. For expansion assistance, contact Kevin Clegg at (253) 798-6639.

Site Selection
If you have outgrown your current quarters and require a new location or are looking to relocate from out of the area, Pierce County offers excellent options for affordable industrial and commercial properties. Contact the following organizations to assist you in your search:

Note: When you have located suitable properties to consider, contact Kevin Clegg (253)798-6639 to confirm that your use is allowed.

Permit Assistance
Connecting business to the right people at the right time can save your company money. The Economic Development Department encourages businesses to contact us before moving forward with an expansion or relocation project. For permit assistance, call Kevin Clegg at (253) 798-6639.

Most commercial / industrial related permits are issued by the Department of Planning and Land Services (PALS). Personal consultation is available at the Development Service Center at (253) 798-3739.

Financial Assistance
Our staff is ready to help you find the appropriate financing for your expansion or relocation. To review terms and conditions, download our brochure or call Sheree Clark at (253) 798-6916.

Employee Training & Recruiting
Local and state resources may be available to employers adding staff or seeking to upgrade the skills of existing employees.


Additional Resources

The State of Washington provides an excellent resource for companies wishing to expand operations in Pierce County.


Contact Us

Economic Development Department

950 Pacific Ave.
Suite 720
Tacoma, WA 98402

Ph: (253) 798-6150
Fx: (253) 798-6389

Hours
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

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