There are a variety of special developments occuring in Federal Way.  Below find information on those developments.


Town Center

The Town Center is 21 acres comprised of the city's Performing Arts and Events Center along with retail, office and housing. The Town Center is estimated to be a $125 to $150 million project.

Town Center Info


Performing Arts and Events Center

The Performing Arts and Events Center will provide a much-needed community cultural venue to accommodate the performing arts, conferences, seminars, events, nonprofit and community meetings, with a central location in the downtown core. 

PAEC Background


Repurposing of Weyerhaeuser Corporate Headquarters

In 2014, the Weyerhaeuser Corporation announced their departure from Federal Way and the subsequent selling of their 430 acre headquarter campus.  In 2016, it was sold to the Industrial Realty Group based in Los Angeles.   The following report illustrates the zoning and land use of the campus.

Conditions and Considerations Report


University Initiative

One of the major initiatives of the Mayor's Economic Development Strategy is the location of a branch campus of a university. Below is information sheet that provides the purpose and objectives of this initiative.

Higher Education in Federal Way