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Tourism Promotion Area
About the Program
The Tourism Promotion Area (TPA) program is funded through a special fee on lodging provided by certain hotels throughout Pierce County. Funds are used to promote tourism and increase overnight stays at lodging facilities.

Application for 2017 TPA Funding Now Available

The 2017 Application submission deadline is Friday, April 22, 2016. Applications for funding through the TPA program are accepted once per year.

For more information, contact Kathy Sorgenfrei at (253) 798-6906.

2016 Meeting Notice
The following meetings of the Tourism Promotion Area Hotel Commission have been scheduled:

All meetings will be held at:
  • Greater Tacoma Convention & Trade Center (Boardroom North)
    1500 Broadway St.
    Tacoma, WA 98402

Any changes to the schedule or meeting place, including cancellations or special meetings, will be posted on this page and will be prominently displayed at the Pierce County Economic Development Department office at 950 Pacific Avenue, Suite 720, in Tacoma.

Contact Us

Economic Development Department

950 Pacific Ave.
Suite 720
Tacoma, WA 98402

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

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

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