Today we talk to Jim Merritt, who is running for Mayor of Tacoma. Jim shares his background and his vision for Tacoma. We talk about:
Why he’s running for office, his thoughts on the last mayor, Tacoma’s housing stock, homelessness, LNG and the port of Tacoma, the need for predictability in growth and zoning, transit planning, sanctuary cities, Black Lives Matter, and more.
Host: Jenny Jacobs
Producer: Doug Mackey
Citizen Tacoma is proudly sponsored by Move to Tacoma.com. (Thank you, Pod Auntie!)