Council Database

Council Meeting

Date: September 26, 2006
Time: 3:00 PM
Location: 930 Tacoma Avenue South, Room 1045
Tacoma, WA 98402

 Council Members
Name District
Shawn Bunney (Chair) 1
Calvin Goings 2
Roger Bush 3
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
2006-51 AN ORDINANCE OF THE PIERCE COUNTY COUNCIL REPEALING ORDINANCE NO. 98-93s THEREBY REMOVING FIREARMS DISCHARGE RESTRICTIONS IN THE RAPJOHN LAKE AREA.
2006-69 AN ORDINANCE OF THE PIERCE COUNTY COUNCIL VACATING A PORTION OF EAST "B" STREET (CARSON STREET) LOCATED IN THE NORTHEAST QUARTER OF SECTION 21, TOWNSHIP 19 NORTH, RANGE 3 EAST OF THE WILLAMETTE MERIDIAN, IN THE PARKLAND AREA.
R2006-78 A RESOLUTION OF THE PIERCE COUNTY COUNCIL INITIATING THE PROCESS FOR AMENDING THE PIERCE COUNTY CODE, TITLE 17B, "CONSTRUCTION AND INFRASTRUCTURE REGULATIONS - ROAD AND BRIDGE DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION STANDARDS," AND OTHER REGULATIONS, AS NECESSARY, TO REQUIRE ACCESS TO PUBLIC ROADS FOR PUBLIC FACILITIES SUCH AS PUBLIC SCHOOLS; REQUESTING THE PUBLIC WORKS AND UTILITIES DEPARTMENT TO DEVELOP THE NEEDED AMENDMENTS AND CONDUCT THE NECESSARY ENVIRONMENTAL REVIEW; REFERRING THESE AMENDMENTS TO THE PLANNING COMMISSION AND LAND USE ADVISORY COMMISSIONS; AND SETTING A DATE FOR THE PLANNING COMMISSION TO SUBMIT ITS REPORT AND RECOMMENDATION TO THE COUNCIL.
2006-95 AN ORDINANCE OF THE PIERCE COUNTY COUNCIL DESIGNATING A HOSPITAL BENEFIT ZONE IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE CITY OF GIG HARBOR FOR THE PURPOSE OF FINANCING PUBLIC IMPROVEMENTS WHICH ARE EXPECTED TO ENCOURAGE PRIVATE DEVELOPMENT WITHIN THE BENEFIT ZONE AND TO SUPPORT THE DEVELOPMENT OF A HOSPITAL THAT HAS RECEIVED A CERTIFICATE OF NEED; AND ADOPTING FINDINGS OF FACT.
R2006-98 A RESOLUTION OF THE PIERCE COUNTY COUNCIL AMENDING RESOLUTION NO. R2006-13s TO MODIFY THE TRANSMITTAL PROCESS AND TIMELINE FOR THE HOUSING AFFORDABILITY TASK FORCE.
2006-99 AN ORDINANCE OF THE PIERCE COUNTY COUNCIL RATIFYING THE COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENTS REACHED WITH THE INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF PROFESSIONAL AND TECHNICAL ENGINEERS, AFL-CIO, LOCAL NO. 17; AND AMENDING THE PIERCE COUNTY SALARY PLAN.
R2006-105 A RESOLUTION OF THE PIERCE COUNTY COUNCIL APPROVING THE FEBRUARY 2005 COMPREHENSIVE PLAN OF THE LAKEWOOD WATER DISTRICT.
R2006-114 A RESOLUTION OF THE PIERCE COUNTY COUNCIL DECLARING ITS INTENDED DISTRIBUTION OF NATIONAL FOREST RELATED SAFETY-NET PAYMENTS BETWEEN TITLE II AND TITLE III OF THE SECURE SCHOOLS AND COMMUNITY SELF-DETERMINATION ACT OF 2000.
R2006-118 A RESOLUTION OF THE PIERCE COUNTY COUNCIL CONFIRMING THE APPOINTMENT OF ONE NEW MEMBER (MATT M. HAMILTON) AND THE REAPPOINTMENT OF ONE MEMBER (ROBERT D. NELSON) TO THE GRAHAM ADVISORY COMMISSION.
R2006-125 A RESOLUTION OF THE PIERCE COUNTY COUNCIL RELATED TO THE OFFICE OF THE HEARING EXAMINER; ADDING A DEPUTY HEARING EXAMINER; AND AMENDING RESOLUTION NO. R2006-52 IN CONNECTION THEREWITH.

 Consent Items - Introduction, Referral, Setting Dates
Proposal # Title
2006-25s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Declaring Certain County-Owned Real Property as Surplus, Located Along 94th Avenue East Between 120th and 126th Street East in Puyallup, South Hill Area (Commonly Referred to as 9th Street Pit); and Authorizing the County Executive to Pursue Disposal of the Property, Pursuant to Pierce County Code Chapter 2.110.
2006-97 AN ORDINANCE OF THE PIERCE COUNTY COUNCIL APPROVING THE CRYSTAL MOUNTAIN MASTER DEVELOPMENT PLAN WHICH WAS ADOPTED BY THE U.S. FOREST SERVICE IN 2004; RECOGNIZING THE MASTER DEVELOPMENT PLAN IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE 2006 AMENDMENTS TO THE PIERCE COUNTY COMPREHENSIVE PLAN AS THEY RELATE TO CRYSTAL MOUNTAIN; AND ADOPTING FINDINGS OF FACT.
2006-101s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Adopting a Temporary Ferry Fare Fuel Surcharge by Temporarily Amending the Ferry Fee Schedule, Chapter 10.38 of the Pierce County Code; and Setting an Effective and Termination Date.
2006-103s AN ORDINANCE OF THE PIERCE COUNTY COUNCIL AMENDING VARIOUS TITLES OF PIERCE COUNTY CODE ADOPTED THROUGH ORDINANCE NOS. 2004-56S, 2004-57S, AND 2004-58S, COMMONLY KNOWN AS THE "DIRECTIONS" LEGISLATION, TO CORRECT TECHNICAL ERRORS AND PROVIDE CLARIFICATION OF REGULATORY INTENT AS NEEDED; AMENDING TITLE 18 OF THE PIERCE COUNTY CODE, "PIERCE COUNTY DEVELOPMENT REGULATIONS - GENERAL PROVISIONS"; AMENDING TITLE 18E OF THE PIERCE COUNTY CODE, "PIERCE COUNTY DEVELOPMENT REGULATIONS - CRITICAL AREAS"; AMENDING TITLE 18H OF THE PIERCE COUNTY CODE, "PIERCE COUNTY DEVELOPMENT REGULATIONS - FOREST PRACTICE AND TREE CONSERVATION"; AMENDING TITLE 18J OF THE PIERCE COUNTY CODE, "PIERCE COUNTY DEVELOPMENT REGULATIONS - DESIGN STANDARDS AND GUIDELINES"; AMENDING TITLE 17A OF THE PIERCE COUNTY CODE, "PIERCE COUNTY CONSTRUCTION AND INFRASTRUCTURE REGULATIONS - SITE DEVELOPMENT AND STORMWATER DRAINAGE; SETTING AN EFFECTIVE DATE; AND ADOPTING FINDINGS OF FACT.
2006-104s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Title 18A, "Development Regulations ? Zoning" and Title 18J, "Development Regulations ? Design Standards and Guidelines" of the Pierce County Code in Order to Establish Standards for Planned Development Districts (PDD); Repealing Ordinance No. 2006-18 (PDD Interim Standards); Adopting Findings of Fact; and Setting an Effective Date.
R2006-120 A RESOLUTION OF THE PIERCE COUNTY COUNCIL CONGRATULATING FOUR UNIVERSITY OF PUGET SOUND GRADUATES ON BECOMING THE FIRST PEOPLE TO ROW FROM THE MAINLAND UNITED STATES TO THE MAINLAND UNITED KINGDOM, AND PROCLAIMING OCTOBER 17, 2006, AS "OCEAN ADVENTURE RACING (OAR) NORTHWEST DAY" IN PIERCE COUNTY, WASHINGTON.
R2006-126 A RESOLUTION OF THE PIERCE COUNTY COUNCIL APPROVING THE PIERCE COUNTY BOARD OF EQUALIZATION'S REQUEST TO CONVENE TO ACT ON TIMELY FILED TAXPAYER PETITIONS WHICH EXCEED THE REQUIREMENTS OF REVISED CODE OF WASHINGTON 84.48.010.
R2006-127 A RESOLUTION OF THE PIERCE COUNTY COUNCIL RELATED TO THE STORM DRAINAGE AND SURFACE WATER MANAGEMENT UTILITY; FINDING THAT THE PUBLIC WORKS AND UTILITIES DEPARTMENT HAS PARTIALLY COMPLIED WITH PROVISIONS OF THE 2006 BUDGET AND AUTHORIZING ACQUISITION OF THE FILUCY BAY HORSE FARM.
R2006-128 A RESOLUTION OF THE PIERCE COUNTY COUNCIL ACCEPTING THE RECOMMENDATION OF THE PLANNED DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT (PDD) TASK FORCE; THANKING THE TASK FORCE FOR ITS EFFORTS; AND ESTABLISHING A PROCESS AND TIMELINE FOR EVALUATING THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE PDD TASK FORCE REGARDING SHORT PLAT THRESHOLDS, AND CERTAIN STANDARDS RELATED TO PUBLIC AND PRIVATE STORMWATER PONDS, ROADWAYS AND UTILITY LOCATION.