6th Ave barber shop to close as rents rise

Matt McKenna will close his 6th Avenue barber shop after 16 years because the building was sold and his rents are being tripled while he still charges $11 for a haircut.
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Matt McKenna will close his 6th Avenue barber shop after 16 years because the building was sold and his rents are being tripled while he still charges $11 for a haircut.

Matt Driscoll has been The News Tribune’s metro news columnist since 2015. A McClatchy President’s Award winner, Driscoll lives in Central Tacoma with his wife Jennifer and three children. He’s passionate about the City of Destiny, and strives to tell stories that might otherwise go untold.