Council Database

Council Meeting

Date: March 1, 2016
Time: 3:00 PM
Location: 930 Tacoma Avenue South, Room 1045
Tacoma, WA 98402

 Council Members
Name District
Douglas G. Richardson (Chair) 6
Dan Roach 1
Joyce McDonald 2
Jim McCune 3
Connie Ladenburg 4
Rick Talbert 5
Derek Young 7


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.

 For Final Consideration
Proposal # Title
2015-87 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Ordinance No. 2002-7, as Amended by Ordinance Nos. 2014-47 and 2015-45, by Removing the Prohibition Against the Discharge of Firearms on Approximately 2,025 Acres in the Graham/Kapowsin Area of Pierce County.
R2016-27 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Reappointment of Jon Higley (District 2) to the Pierce County Planning Commission.
R2016-28 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Appointment of One New Member (Cenora Akhidenor) to the Allocation Advisory Committee for Prevention Programs.
R2016-29 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Appointment of One New Member (Rosana LeTourneau) to the Pierce County Conservation Futures Program Citizens’ Advisory Board.

 Consent Items - Introduction, Referral, Setting Dates
Proposal # Title
2016-12 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Creating the Vaughn Bay Shellfish Protection District; Establishing its Boundaries; Adopting the Vaughn Bay Closure Response Plan; Designating Lead Agencies; and Committing Pierce County Surface Water Management’s Support.
2016-13 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Ratifying the Collective Bargaining Agreement Reached With Council 2, Washington State Council of County and City Employees, American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees (AFSCME), AFL-CIO, Local 3752 LT - Correctional Lieutenants; and Amending the Pierce County Salary Classification Plan.
2016-14s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Pierce County Code Title 18, "Development Regulations - General Provisions," Title 18A, "Development Regulations - Zoning," Chapter 18E.40, "Regulated Fish and Wildlife Species and Habitat Conservation Areas," Chapter 18H.20, "Forest Practice Approvals," Title 18J, "Development Regulations - Design Standards and Guidelines," and Section 18A.10.030, "Zoning Atlas," and Repealing Chapter 18A.45, "Agricultural Uses and Animals," to Implement Amendments to the Pierce County Comprehensive Plan and Provide Needed Clarifications and Updates; Adopting Findings of Fact; and Setting an Effective Date.
R2016-26 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Directing the Department of Planning and Land Services (PALS) to Negotiate Acceptable Terms and Conditions to Be Incorporated Into a Development Agreement for Property Owned by Plateau 465, L.L.C., Generally Located in Unincorporated Pierce County to the East of 198th Avenue East, West of 214th Avenue East, and South of 128th Street East; and for PALS to Forward its Recommendation to the County Council for Consideration and Authorization for the Executive’s Signature.
R2016-31 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Related to Comprehensive Plan Certification by the Puget Sound Regional Council (PSRC); Reiterating Certain County Policies and Actions Which Support Local Implementation of Vision 2040; Requesting Technical Assistance from the PSRC; and Requesting Full Certification of the Pierce County Comprehensive Plan by the PSRC Executive Board.
R2016-32 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Removal of One Existing Member (Charles Brantley) from the Pierce County Parks and Recreation Citizens' Advisory Board; and Confirming the Appointment of One New Member (Mary Brickle) to the Pierce County Parks and Recreation Citizens’ Advisory Board.