Go To Search
Click to Home
Find a Department
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 TPA funding

Applications for funding through the TPA program are accepted once per year, with applications for 2015 funding due by April 25, 2014.
  • TPA Commission Application Schedule

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

2014 Special Meeting Notice
December 16, 2014 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Greater Tacoma Convention & Trade Center
1500 Broadway St, Tacoma, WA  98402
Meeting Agenda


2015 Meeting Notice
The following meetings of the Tourism Promotion Area Hotel Commission have been scheduled:
  • Tuesday, February 17, 2015 10 a.m.
  • Tuesday, May 19, 2015 10 a.m.
  • Tuesday, August 18, 2015 10 a.m.
  • Tuesday, November 17, 201 10 a.m.

All meetings will be held at:
  • Greater Tacoma Convention & Trade Center
    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

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

Info Advanced