Island Contacts

FICRA & Building Trust

FICRA / FICRA Building Trust
690 9th Avenue
PO Box 25
Fox Island, WA 98333
info@ficra.org
trust@ficra.org

FICRA President: Lance Powers

FICRA Building Trust President: Howard Stapleton

FICRA Building Trust Citizens Patrol: 253-549-7744

FICRA Building Trust Nichols Community Center Rentals

Fox Island Bridge Sign – The Building Trust owns and maintains the bridge sign for the purpose of notifying Fox Island residents of upcoming events, activities, safety alerts, and meetings. When not being used for FICRA and Trust events, the sign is available for nonprofit use for events available to all island residents. The usage policy is available here. If you would like to have a message appear on the bridge sign, please send us an Email at sign@ficra.org.

Fox Island Nature Center: Ed Burrough 253-549-2537


Numbers & Links for Additional Contacts

Fox Island Alliance Church: 253-549-2831

Fox Island Bridge Club: Jan Werner 253-549-2405

Fox Island Cemetery Association: Judy Wilson 253-549-2015

Fox Island Chapel Preservation Society: 253-234-4001, Naomi Grant, President

Fox Island Community Garden: Claudia Gustafson clgustafson@comast.net

Fox Island Community Tennis Association: Lorrie Wood 253-549-0033

Fox Island Garden Club: Carolyn Braden 253-549-4542

Fox Island Historical Society: 253-549-2461

Fox Island Mutual Water Association: Mike Ireland 253-549-2671

Fox Island Post Office: 253-549-2517  Teresa Goss, Postmaster Mon-Fri: 8AM to 1PM and 1:30PM to 4:30PM, Sat: 9AM to 10:30AM

Fox Island Quilting Club: Sue Lester 253-549-4428

Fox Island Sand and Soil Garden Club: Deborah Conlin 253-649-4160

Fox Island Yacht Club: 253-549-2603, Jeff Hooker, Commodore

Gig Harbor Fire & Medic One Burn Permits: 253-851-3111 A Burn Permit is required for burning any yard debris. Residential yard debris burning is allowed January 1 through June 15, and October 15 through December 31.

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)Daily Tides for Arletta, Hale Passage

PenMet Parks: The Peninsula Metropolitan Park District, formed in 2004, owns and operates the Tacoma DeMolay Sandspit Nature Preserve and Fox Island Fishing Pier. Both of these properties currently have volunteer park hosts, a program that PenMet intends to end on October 1, 2021.

Pierce County Road Problems (Public Works Department): 253-798-6000

United Church of Christ: Pastor Janet Matthews 253-549-2420

UCC Women’s Fellowship: Mary Lou Perry 253-549-2420

WeatherFox Island Weather Forecast (provided by weather.com through Google)

WSDOH Shellfish Safety Map – The Washington State Department of Health provides a site with a Shellfish Safety Map showing safety & water quality for shellfish resources.

WSDOT Traffic Cameras – The Washington State Department of Transportation monitors traffic conditions in the Tacoma area and provides access to traffic cameras on their site.