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Tacoma Rescue Mission shelter bed expansion

  • Luis Rivera Zayas – Tacoma Rescue Mission -
  • We are increasing capacity at the Downtown campus
    • Only adults – not families.  Working on a facility primarily serving women. 
    • Laundry service – with our expansion. We will increase our laundry facilities by a factor of 4 – available for anyone experiencing homelessness.
    • Groundbreaking on the expansion in June
    • Theresa - What about all the ground being unsound in that area? (a newspaper article about this from 4 years ago - The other building did have some settling – but no settling over last few years. 
    • If you are remodeling your warehouse for this shelter, where will you store things?  Luis- we are looking for a location for our donation center.   
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