Council Database

Council Meeting

Date: November 10, 2009
Time: 3:00 PM
Location: 930 Tacoma Avenue South, Room 1045
Tacoma, WA 98402

 Council Members
Name District
Roger Bush (Chair) 3
Shawn Bunney 1
Joyce McDonald 2
Timothy M. Farrell 4
Barbara Gelman 5
Dick Muri 6
Terry Lee 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
2009-82s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Adopting the 2010-2015 Transportation Improvement Program and 2010-2023 Fourteen-Year Ferry Program, Pursuant to Revised Code of Washington Sections 36.81.121, 36.81.122, 36.81.130, and 36.54.015, and Washington Administrative Code 136, Chapters 15 and 16; Finding that Each Project Contained in the Plan is a Public Necessity; and Adopting Findings of Fact. (Annual Road Program, Six-Year Road Program, and the Fourteen-Year Ferry Program)
2009-85s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Chapter 2.05 of the Pierce County Code, "Planning and Land Services Department Fees," to Adjust the Fee Schedule for the Planning and Land Services Department; and Setting an Effective Date.
2009-86 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Chapter 14.20 of the Pierce County Code, "Parks and Recreation Services Fees," by Amending Fee Schedules and Adding New Fees for Parks and Recreation Activities and Facilities; and Establishing an Effective Date.
2009-87 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Section 11.02.050 of the Pierce County Code, "Method of Calculating Service Charges" Relating to Surface Water Management Fees; and Setting an Effective Date.
2009-88s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Section 13.13.085 of the Pierce County Code, "Rates and Charges" by Establishing New Rates and Charges for the Availability and Furnishing of Sanitary Sewer Service; Indicating the Need for Increases in Sanitary Sewer Service Rates and Connection Charges; Establishing a Process to Monitor and Evaluate Future Rate Increases; Requesting Information Regarding Economic Development Programs; and Setting an Effective Date.
2009-89 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Repealing Chapter 2.112 of the Pierce County Code, "Pierce County Airport Fees"; Adopting a New Chapter 2.112 of the Pierce County Code, "Pierce County Airports - Lease Rates and Rental Fees"; and Setting an Effective Date.
2009-90 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Authorizing Wage Adjustments for Non-Represented Employees; Amending the Pierce County Salary Classification Plan; and Setting an Effective Date.
2009-91s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Implementing the 2010 Budget; Amending the Pierce County Code and the Powers, Duties or Responsibilities of Certain Pierce County Departments, Boards or Commissions; and Setting an Effective Date.
2009-92s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Implementing the 2010 Budget by Requesting Certain County Departments, Boards and Commissions to Take Certain Actions.
2009-93 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Addressing School and Regional Park Impact Fees for 2010; Amending Section 4A.30.030 of the Pierce County Code, "School Impact Fee Schedule," to Adjust School Impact Fees for 2010; and Setting an Effective Date.
2009-94 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Making a Finding of Substantial Need Regarding the 2010 Property Tax Levy; and Setting an Effective Date.
2009-95 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Setting the 2010 Ad Valorem Tax Levies for Pierce County for Levy in 2009 and Collection in 2010; and Setting an Effective Date.
2009-96s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Adopting the Annual Budget of Pierce County for Fiscal Year 2010; and Setting an Effective Date.
R2009-111s A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Implementing the 2010 Budget; Declaring Certain County Policy; and Requesting Information from Agencies of County Government.
R2009-126 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Honoring the Veterans of Pierce County by Observing the Day of Wednesday, November 11, 2009 as "Veteran's Day."

 Consent Items - Introduction, Referral, Setting Dates
Proposal # Title
2009-98s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Consolidating and Reducing the Complexity of the Pierce County Development Regulations; Modifying the Pierce County Code (PCC) in Response to Recent Court Decisions, Addressing Native Vegetation Retention, Impervious Surface Standards, Vesting Requirements for Stormwater System Design and Construction, Tree Conservation Standards, Permitted Uses, and Other Regulatory Changes; Repealing Chapter 18H.40 PCC, "Tree Conservation"; Repealing the Existing Chapter 18J.15 PCC and Adopting a New Chapter 18J.15 PCC, "Countywide Design Standards and Guidelines"; Amending Title 18 PCC, "Development Regulations – General Provisions," Title 18A PCC, "Development Regulations – Zoning," Section 18B.60.090, "Areas of Special Control," Title 18H PCC, "Development Regulations – Forest Practices and Tree Conservation," and Title 18J PCC, "Development Regulations – Design Standards and Guidelines"; Adopting Findings of Fact; and Setting an Effective Date.
2009-103 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Declaring Pierce County's Copyright to the Legal Information Network Exchange (LINX) Software Code as Surplus; and Authorizing the Department of Information Technology to License the LINX Software Under the GNU General Public License.
2009-104 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Section 4.58.020, "County Auditor Fees," and Section 6.04.030, "Fees," of the Pierce County Code by Updating the List of Items and Related Fees for which the County Auditor Charges; Adding a Convenience Fee for Credit, Debit and Electronic Internet Payments; Providing the Authorization to Establish Agents for the Purpose of Selling Pet Licenses; and Setting an Effective Date.
2009-106s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Implementing the 2010 Budget; Amending the Pierce County Code and the Powers, Duties or Responsibilities of Certain Pierce County Departments, Boards or Commissions; and Setting an Effective Date.
2009-107s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Implementing the 2010 Budget by Requesting Certain County Departments, Boards and Commissions to Take Certain Actions.
2009-108s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Ordinance No. 2009-96s; and Modifying the 2010 County Budget.
R2009-119 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Authorizing the Pierce County Executive to Enter into an Interlocal Agreement with the Cities of DuPont, Fife, Gig Harbor, Lakewood, Puyallup, Sumner, and Tacoma for the Establishment of a Pierce County Tourism Promotion Area, Pursuant to Revised Code of Washington 35.101.040.
R2009-121 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Approving the Revision of the Corporate Boundary of the City of Sumner, Where It Coincides with Certain Portions of State Route 162 and Valley Avenue, to Fully Remove Certain Portions of State Route 162 and Valley Avenue from the Corporate Limits of the City of Sumner.
R2009-125 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Implementing the 2010 Budget; Declaring Certain County Policy; and Requesting Information from Agencies of County Government.