Council Database

Council Meeting

Date: May 29, 2012
Time: 3:00 PM
Location: 930 Tacoma Avenue South, Room 1045
Tacoma, WA 98402

 Council Members
Name District
Joyce McDonald (Chair) 2
Dan Roach 1
Roger Bush 3
Timothy M. Farrell 4
Rick Talbert 5
Dick Muri 6
Stan Flemming 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
2012-15s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Proposing an Amendment to the Pierce County Charter to Require at Least a Two Thirds Affirmative Vote of the County Council to Approve All New Councilmanic Tax Measures and Increases Thereto; Requesting the Auditor to Submit this Amendment to the Voters at the November 2012 General Election; and Requesting the Prosecuting Attorney to Draft an Appropriate Ballot Title.
2012-20s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Chapter 2.08 of the Pierce County Code, "Superior Court Clerk – Electronic Data Access Services," to Revise the Fees to be Charged by the Clerk for Subscription Accounts for Electronic Access to Superior Court Records; and Setting an Effective Date.
2012-21 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Sections 2.100.010, "Duties and Responsibilities," and 2.100.070, "Rules and Regulations," and Repealing Section 2.100.090," Existing Salaries in Effect until Changed by Commission," of the Pierce County Code Related to the Duties and Authority of the Salary Commission and to the Effective Date of Salary Changes.
2012-22 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Ordinance No. 2006-95 to Revise the List of Public Improvements Financed by the Gig Harbor and Pierce County Hospital Benefit Zone.
2012-23s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Prohibiting the Discharge of All Firearms Except Shotguns Using Shot within the Unincorporated Portions of Section 2, Township 17, Range 4 East of the Willamette Meridian, in the Graham Area.
2012-24 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Adopting a New Section 11.06.030 of the Pierce County Code, "Advisory Committee," Creating a New Pierce County Flood Control Zone District Advisory Committee.
R2012-57 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Appointment of Two New Members (Michael Chisholm and Nancy Hatch) to the Pierce County Parks and Recreation Citizens' Advisory Board.
R2012-58 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Appointment of One New Regular Member (Robert Tillotson) to the Board of Equalization.
R2012-61 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Reappointments of Four Existing Members (Cheryl Cristello, Mary Nix, Jane Anne Allen, and Sylvia Tinio) to the Aging and Long Term Care Advisory Board.

 Consent Items - Introduction, Referral, Setting Dates
Proposal # Title
R2012-39 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Calling for an Election of a Twenty-One Member Charter Review Commission to be Held During the 2013 Primary and General Elections Pursuant to Article 8 of the Pierce County Charter.
R2012-60 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Endorsing the Pierce County Sheriff Department's Acceptance of a Grant Award of $158,655 in Bureau of Justice Grant Funds for Public Safety and Judicial Services that Address Critical Needs for Pierce County Citizens; and Providing a Public Hearing on the County's Proposed Use of the Money Received.
R2012-62 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Setting the Date of an Evening Council Meeting in Council District No. 4 for Tuesday, July 17, 2012, at 5:30 p.m., at City of University Place Council Chambers, 3715 Bridgeport Way West, University Place, Washington.