Announcements

Puyallup Tribe launches international logistics company

Puyallup Tribe launches international logistics company

Puyallup Tribe launches international logistics company Tahoma Global Logistics will run land operations on Tribe’s port property PUYALLUP RESERVATION, Tacoma, Wash.—The Puyallup Tribe has launched its own international logistics company, Tahoma Global Logistics (website: TahomaGlobal.com). The new company will focus on land operations to leverage the Tribe’s properties along the Blair Waterway in Tacoma, which were regained in the 1990 Land Claims Settlement. Initial services will include container movement, storage and maintenance, bulk material handling, heavy equipment fitting, transloading services, inspection, maintenance, and short-haul pickup and delivery trucking. The Tribe’s property provides customers convenient port access as well as registered…
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Puyallup Tribe awards more than $350,000 to local charities

Puyallup Tribe awards more than $350,000 to local charities

The Puyallup Tribe has awarded 42 local organizations a combined $354,767 through the Tribe’s Charity Trust Board. Representatives of more than 40 nonprofit and charitable organizations gathered on Dec. 13 at the Emerald Queen Event Center in Tacoma, where members of the Puyallup Tribal Council greeted them and thanked them for their work. “This is a really good thing for us. It fills our hearts, our spirits, with a lot of love knowing that we can help people in this community. We so appreciate you guys being here today,” said Vice Chairwoman Sylvia Miller. The third-quarter donations of 2022 are…
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Tribal Administration offices will be closed Monday, Dec. 5, 2022, due to inclement weather

Tribal Administration offices will be closed Monday, Dec. 5, 2022, due to inclement weather

Good day, Tribal employees. Tribal Administration offices will be closed Monday, Dec. 5, 2022, due to inclement weather. Please check the Tribe’s website or call the inclement weather hotline at 253-680-5700 for updates. Please reschedule any in-person appointments. Stay safe. -Tribal Administration Inclement Weather Announcements protocol To ensure the safety of our employees during this time of impending snowstorm warnings, we are issuing an Inclement Weather Announcements protocol to keep everyone informed. In the event of Inclement Weather, the Administrative Manager or designated representative may determine a Two-Hour Late Start, Closure of Tribal Administration Offices or Early Release of Employees. Once a…
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A message from Dr. Shelton

A message from Dr. Shelton

Dear Tribal Community, The flu season is upon us! The Puyallup Tribe’s government offices have noticed more people getting sick these past few weeks. Chances are, so have you. Not only that, but pediatric emergency rooms are busy with cases of RSV, a viral disease that can be especially bad in children. Low-level COVID-19 is still out there, too – last week we saw nine cases at PTHA. The CDC has good information that describes what we’re facing: Respiratory Illnesses | NIOSH | CDC and RSV (Respiratory Syncytial Virus) | CDC can tell you more. My message is simple. Everyone’s…
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