Council Database

Council Meeting

Date: May 27, 2008
Time: 3:00 PM
Location: 930 Tacoma Avenue South, Room 1045
Tacoma, WA 98402

 Council Members
Name District
Terry Lee (Chair) 7
Shawn Bunney 1
Calvin Goings 2
Roger Bush 3
Timothy M. Farrell 4
Barbara Gelman 5
Dick Muri 6


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
2008-19s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Adopting Classifications of County Roads; Repealing Prior Road Classification Ordinance No. 2005-26; Adopting a New Pierce County Road Classification Plan; Directing the County Engineer to Properly Implement the Arterial Designations through the Use of Appropriate Traffic Control Devices; and Setting an Effective date of July 1, 2008.
2008-29 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Adopting Maximum Speed Limits On County Roads; Repealing Prior Speed Limit Ordinance No. 2006-32; Repealing Ordinance No. 2005-112; Directing the County Engineer to Properly Implement the Maximum Speed Limits Through the Use of Appropriate Traffic Control Devices; and Setting an Effective Date of July 1, 2008.
2008-31 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. OS13-07, Charles T. Abbott - Gig Harbor Area; Application No. OS14-07, John H. McMillan - Gig Harbor Area; Application No. OS15-07, John M. and Lorraine I. Timm - Roy Area; Application No. OS17-07, Jon and Christy Miller - Eatonville Area; Application No. OS18-07, Donald J. and Lucinda J. Wingard - Gig Harbor Area)
R2008-61s A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Authorizing the Pierce County Executive to Apply for Funding Assistance for Eight Washington Wildlife and Recreation Program Projects to the Recreation Conservation Office.
R2008-62 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Authorizing the Pierce County Executive to Execute an Interlocal Agreement with the Cities and Towns of Pierce County, Thereby Amending the Pierce County Countywide Planning Policies as Recommended by the Pierce County Regional Council.\n\n
R2008-83 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Appointment of One New Member (Craig L. Milton) to the Pierce County Community Development Corporation Board of Directors.

 Consent Items - Introduction, Referral, Setting Dates
Proposal # Title
2008-36s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Section 5.26.030 of the Pierce County Code, "Fares," to Increase the Drop Rate for Taxicabs Operating in Unincorporated Pierce County.
2008-38s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Repealing Chapter 19D.160 of the Pierce County Code, "Park, Recreation and Open Space Plan"; Adopting a New Chapter 19D.160, "Park, Recreation and Open Space Plan"; Setting an Effective Date; and Adopting Findings of Fact.
2008-39 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Pierce County Code Section 18.25.030, "Definitions," Title 18A, "Development Regulations - Zoning," Section 19C.10.055, "Applications for Comprehensive Plan Amendments," and Chapter 19B.110, "Graham Community Plan," in Response to a Petition Filed by the Muckleshoot Tribe with the Central Puget Sound Growth Management Hearings Board in Case No. 07-3-0002 in Anticipation of a Settlement Agreement; Making Technical Amendments to Development Regulations County-Wide and Community Plan Areas to Adjust for New Use Level; and Adopting Findings of Fact.
R2008-72 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Recognizing Efforts by the Department of Planning and Land Services to Improve Coordination and Communication with Land Use Advisory Commissions; Requesting that these Efforts Continue; and Requesting that the Department Provide Quarterly Reports on these Efforts to the Council.
R2008-84 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Re-establishing the Pierce County Water Utility Coordinating Committee Created by Resolution No. R83-130; and Updating the Membership.