Council Database

Council Meeting

Date: December 2, 2008
Time: 5:30 PM
Location: Sumner City Hall Council Chambers, 1104 Maple Street, Sumner, WA 98390

 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
2008-96 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Finding the Proposed Non-Exclusive Cable Television Franchise to Comcast of California/Colorado/Washington I, Inc., for a Cable System in Pierce County to Be in the Public Interest; Setting Forth Terms and Conditions Accompanying the Granting of the Franchise; Providing for the Regulation of Construction, Operation, Maintenance, and Use of the System; Prescribing Remedies for the Violation of the Provisions of the Franchise; and Authorizing the County Executive to Enter into the Franchise Agreement.
2008-97 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Finding the Proposed Non-Exclusive Cable Television Franchise to Comcast of Tacoma, Inc., for a Cable System in Pierce County to be in the Public Interest; Setting Forth Terms and Conditions Accompanying the Granting of the Franchise; Providing for the Regulation of Construction, Operation, Maintenance, and Use of the System; Prescribing Remedies for the Violation of the Provisions of the Franchise; and Authorizing the County Executive to Enter into the Franchise Agreement.
2008-98 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Finding the Proposed Non-Exclusive Cable Television Franchise to Comcast of Washington IV, Inc., for a Cable System in Pierce County to Be in the Public Interest; Setting Forth Terms and Conditions Accompanying the Granting of the Franchise; Providing for the Regulation of Construction, Operation, Maintenance, and Use of the System; Prescribing Remedies for the Violation of the Provisions of the Franchise; and Authorizing the County Executive to Enter into the Franchise Agreement.
2008-99 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Finding the Proposed Non-Exclusive Cable Television Franchise to Comcast of Puget Sound, Inc. for a Cable System in Pierce County to Be in the Public Interest; Setting Forth Terms and Conditions Accompanying the Granting of the Franchise; Providing for the Regulation of Construction, Operation, Maintenance, and Use of the System; Prescribing Remedies for the Violation of the Provisions of the Franchise; and Authorizing the County Executive to Enter into the Franchise Agreement.
2008-106s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Title 3 of the Pierce County Code, "Personnel"; and Setting an Effective Date.
2008-110 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Ratifying the Collective Bargaining Agreement Reached with the Pierce County Prosecuting Attorneys' Association, and Amending the Pierce County Salary Classification Plan.
2008-113 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Proposing Amendments to Sections 4.80 and 4.90 of the Pierce County Charter to Move the Elections of Certain County Elective Offices to Odd-Numbered Years and to Set the Limit on Terms for Councilmembers and Executive to Three Consecutive 4-Year Terms; Requesting the Auditor to Submit these Amendments to the Voters at the November 2009 General Election; and Requesting the Prosecuting Attorney to Draft Appropriate Ballot Title.
2008-115s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Temporarily Allowing (Until July 1, 2009) Extensions of the Expiration Date of Certain Development Related Applications and Approvals as Set Forth in 18.60.030, 18A.85, 18F.40.070, and 18F.50.050 of the Pierce County Code in Response to the Economic Downturn in the Construction Industry; Adopting Interim Procedures for Extending the Expiration Date of Certain Development Applications; Adopting Interim Procedures for Extending the Expiration Date of Certain Permit Approvals for Preliminary Plats, Preliminary Short Plats, and Preliminary Large Lot Divisions; Adopting Interim Regulations through a New Section 18.160.065 Allowing for the One-Time Extension of Vested Rights for Certain Approved and Recorded Final Plats, Short Plats, Large Lots, Binding Site Plans, and Use Permits; Setting Forth an Effective Date; Establishing a Sunset Date; Requesting Planning Commission Review; and Adopting Findings of Fact.
R2008-180 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Reappointment of Sumner Mayor Dave Enslow to His Third Full Term on the Central Puget Sound Regional Transit Authority ("Sound Transit") Board.

 Consent Items - Introduction, Referral, Setting Dates
Proposal # Title
2008-121s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Vacating a Portion 26th Avenue East (Fir Street) Right-of-Way in the Northwest Quarter of Section 11, Township 19 North, Range 3 East of the Willamette Meridian, in the Midland Area.
R2008-173 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Ratifying the Sale of Certain County-Owned Surplus Real Property (33.7 Acres) Located Along 94th Avenue East Between 120th and 126th Street East in the South Hill Area of Puyallup (Commonly Referred to as "Half Dollar Properties/9th Street Pit Surplus Property") for Cash Proceeds That Will Be Directed to Funding Certain Transportation Projects, Subject to Future Budgetary Approval by the Council.
R2008-181 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Ratifying the Transfer and Reimbursement Agreement between the City of Tacoma, Pierce County, and the Peninsula Metropolitan Park District, and the Concomitant Joint Operating Agreement between Pierce County and the Peninsula Metropolitan Park District.
R2008-182 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Ratifying the Real Property Exchange and Reimbursement Agreement by which Pierce County and the City of Tacoma Exchange Ownership Interests in the County-City Building and Cheney Stadium.
R2008-183 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Appointment of Three New Members (Sharon Eckholm, Lee Greenhouse and Brian Tallon) to the Chemical Dependency Advisory Board.