Council Database

Community Development Committee Meeting

Date: March 10, 2008
Time: 1:30 PM
Location: 930 Tacoma Avenue South, Room 1045
Tacoma, WA 98402

 Members
Name Role
Calvin Goings Chair
Terry Lee Vice Chair
Roger Bush Member
Timothy M. Farrell Member
Dick Muri Member

Agendas and packets are uploaded by 3:00 pm the Friday before the meeting. Meeting agendas approved by the Council's Rules Committee are available at http://www.co.pierce.wa.us/index.aspx?NID=1430 on Wednesdays by 1:00 pm.

 Proposals
Proposal # Title
2008-4 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Authorizing the Approval of an Application for Timber Land Classification Under Current Use Assessment on Certain Properties Located Within the Unincorporated Boundaries of Pierce County; And Adopting Findings of Fact. (Application No. OST2-07, Charles W. Ivie and Bryan A. and Michelle M. Chapell - Roy Area)
2008-5 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Authorizing the Approval of Applications for Open Space Classification Under Current Use Assessment on Certain Properties Located Within the Unincorporated Boundaries of Pierce County; and Adopting Findings of Fact. (Application No. OS3-07, James C. Wolcott - Mid-County Area; Application No. OS4-07, Kenneth D. Scheele - Gig Harbor Area; Application No. OS5-07, Robert B. and Joann E. Brown - Gig Harbor Area).
2008-15s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Adopting Implementing Regulations for the Key Peninsula Community Plan; Amending Title 18A of the Pierce County Code, "Pierce County Development Regulations - Zoning"; Adopting a New Chapter 18A.26, "Key Peninsula Uses and Density and Dimension Tables"; Amending Title 18B, "Development Regulations - Signs"; Adopting a New Chapter 18J.90, "Key Peninsula Community Plan Design Standards and Guidelines"; Amending the Official Pierce County Zoning Atlas; Setting an Effective Date; and Adopting Findings of Fact.
2008-16s2 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending the Pierce County Code, Title 18, "Development Regulations - General Provisions" and Title 18E, "Development Regulations-Critical Areas," Modifying Standards Related to Flood Hazard Areas Including Defining Agricultural Accessory Structure and Lowest Floor, Revising the Definition of a Floodway, Authorizing a Process to Consider Variances to the Requirements of Chapter 18E.70, "Flood Hazard Areas," Increasing the Thresholds for Substantial Improvement and Substantial Damage, Allowing Requirements for a Zero Rise Analysis in the Flood Fringe to be Waived under Certain Circumstances, Allowing the Repair and Replacement of Farmhouses and Non-Residential Agricultural Structures in Floodways when in Compliance with Certain Standards, Allowing a Waiver from Compensatory Storage Requirements in Certain Flood Hazard Areas due to Groundwater Flooding; Making Other Technical and Substantive Modifications to Chapter 18E.70, "Flood Hazard Areas"; Adopting Findings of Fact; Requesting that a Working Group be Established to Review and Provide Recommendations on Certain Agricultural Related Flood Issues; and Specifying an Effective Date.
R2008-23 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Initiating the Process for Considering Potential Amendments to the Pierce County Development Regulation Series (Titles 18, 18A, 18B, 18E, 18H, and 18J, Pierce County Code); Including Modifications to Setback Requirements, Significant Tree Retention Requirements, Native Vegetation Retention and Replacement Requirements, Grading Requirements within Community Plan Areas, Off-Premises Signs, and Other Modifications to the Pierce County Development Regulations; Requesting the Planning and Land Services Department Develop the Needed Amendments and Conduct the Necessary Environmental Review; Referring these Amendments to the Planning Commission and Affected Land Use Advisory Commissions; and Setting a Date for the Planning Commission to Submit Its Report and Recommendation to the Council.