Tacoma Trax adding 115 apartment homes, street level retail, immediate access to multi-modal transit to downtown community
115-Unit, Transit-Oriented Development Breaks Ground in Tacoma’s Burgeoning Dome District
TACOMA, Wash. – GIS Companies Group and DMG Capital Group, along with their project architect, City dignitaries and some 50 community stakeholders in attendance, broke ground this morning at Tacoma Trax, a dynamic mixed-use building in the heart of the Tacoma Dome District. The 5-story development is located steps away from a wide range of business and lifestyle offerings, as well as multiple modes of public transit. Tacoma Trax is due for completion in 2023.
“We identified this well-positioned site several years ago, so we’re incredibly excited to start construction on what we believe will be a game-changing project for this quickly emerging neighborhood,” said Eugene Gershman, CEO at GIS Companies Group, co-owner and general contractor of Tacoma Trax.
He added, “Today is the result of a tremendous collaboration between our award-winning project team, the City of Tacoma, Pierce Transit and many other key stakeholders in Tacoma’s downtown core.”
Speakers at the community-based event included GIS’s Gershman; Kristina Walker, Tacoma City Councilmember and Pierce Transit Commissioner; Dr. David Myaskovsky from DMG Capital, LLC, Trax’s co-ownership group; and Imad H. Bahbah, AIA, principal at Trax designer IHB Architects.