Council Database

Council Meeting

Date: October 10, 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
2006-52s AN ORDINANCE OF THE PIERCE COUNTY COUNCIL ADOPTING A NEW CHAPTER 19B.110 OF THE PIERCE COUNTY CODE, "THE GRAHAM COMMUNITY PLAN"; AMENDING TITLE 19A, "COMPREHENSIVE PLAN," TO ESTABLISH A NEW RURAL FARM DESIGNATION AND MODIFY AGRICULTURAL RESOURCE LANDS POLICIES; SETTING AN EFFECTIVE DATE; AND ADOPTING FINDINGS OF FACT.
2006-53s AN ORDINANCE OF THE PIERCE COUNTY COUNCIL IMPLEMENTING THE GRAHAM COMMUNITY PLAN; AMENDING TITLE 18A OF THE PIERCE COUNTY CODE, "PIERCE COUNTY DEVELOPMENT REGULATIONS - ZONING"; ADOPTING A NEW CHAPTER 18A.24, "GRAHAM USE AND DENSITY AND DIMENSION TABLES"; AMENDING THE PIERCE COUNTY ZONING ATLAS; ADOPTING A NEW CHAPTER 18B.180, "SIGN DESIGN - GRAHAM"; AMENDING CHAPTER 18E.50, "AQUIFER RECHARGE AND WELLHEAD PROTECTION AREAS"; AMENDING CHAPTER 18H.40, "TREE CONSERVATION"; AMENDING CHAPTER 18I.10, "GENERAL PROVISIONS" TO MODIFY THE DEFINITION FOR AGRICULTURAL LANDS; AMENDING SECTION 18J.10.055, "ADMINISTRATION"; ADOPTING A NEW CHAPTER 18J.80, "GRAHAM COMMUNITY PLAN AREA DESIGN STANDARDS AND GUIDELINES"; SETTING AN EFFECTIVE DATE; AND ADOPTING FINDINGS OF FACT.
2006-79 AN ORDINANCE OF THE PIERCE COUNTY COUNCIL VACATING A PORTION OF 210TH AVENUE EAST LOCATED IN THE NORTHEAST QUARTER OF SECTION 34, TOWNSHIP 20 NORTH, RANGE 5 EAST OF THE WILLAMETTE MERIDIAN, IN THE BONNEY LAKE AREA.
2006-81 AN ORDINANCE OF THE PIERCE COUNTY COUNCIL AMENDING SECTION 5.04.020 AND CHAPTER 5.24 OF THE PIERCE COUNTY CODE TO ADD COMMERCIAL AVIARIES TO THE TYPES OF ANIMAL-RELATED FACILITIES REQUIRED TO BE LICENSED.
2006-82s AN ORDINANCE OF THE PIERCE COUNTY COUNCIL; ESTABLISHING AN AVICULTURE ADVISORY COMMISSION; AND ADOPTING A NEW CHAPTER 2.47, "AVICULTURE ADVISORY COMMISSION," TO THE PIERCE COUNTY CODE.
2006-85 AN ORDINANCE OF THE PIERCE COUNTY COUNCIL VACATING A PORTION OF 50TH AVENUE EAST LOCATED IN THE SOUTHEAST QUARTER OF SECTION 1, TOWNSHIP 18 NORTH, RANGE 3 EAST, W.M., IN THE FREDERICKSON AREA.
2006-87 AN ORDINANCE OF THE PIERCE COUNTY COUNCIL VACATING AN ALLEY WAY IN THE PLAT OF SOUTH FERN HILL IN THE NORTHWEST QUARTER OF SECTION 5, TOWNSHIP 19 NORTH, RANGE 3 EAST OF THE WILLAMETTE MERIDIAN, IN THE PARKLAND AREA.
2006-90s AN ORDINANCE OF THE PIERCE COUNTY COUNCIL AMENDING ORDINANCE NO. 2005-92s; AS AMENDED BY ORDINANCE NO. 2006-42s; AND MODIFYING THE COUNTY 2006 BUDGET.
R2006-124 A RESOLUTION OF THE PIERCE COUNTY COUNCIL APPROVING, AS CREATING MUNICIPALITY, RESOLUTION NO. 2006-04 OF THE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION OF PIERCE COUNTY, TAKING OFFICIAL ACTION REGARDING THE ISSUANCE OF NOT TO EXCEED $5,800,000 OF NONRECOURSE REVENUE BONDS FOR THE BENEFIT OF SEA TAC PACKAGING MFG. CORP.
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.
R2006-129 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Reappointment of Two Members to the Chemical Dependency Advisory Board. (Marguerite Brown and Lisa Clinton)

 Consent Items - Introduction, Referral, Setting Dates
Proposal # Title
2006-94s AN ORDINANCE OF THE PIERCE COUNTY COUNCIL ADOPTING THE 2006 AMENDMENTS TO THE PIERCE COUNTY COMPREHENSIVE PLAN; AMENDING TITLE 19A OF THE PIERCE COUNTY CODE, "COMPREHENSIVE PLAN"; SETTING FORTH AN EFFECTIVE DATE; AND ADOPTING FINDINGS OF FACT.
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.
2006-108s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Adopting the 2007-2012 Transportation Improvement Program and 2007-2020 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; Authorizing the Prosecuting Attorney to Commence Condemnation Proceedings to Acquire Real Property for only those Capital Improvement Projects Contained in the Document for Expenditure of Funds in 2007; and Adopting Findings of Fact. (Annual Road Program, Six-Year Road Program, and the Fourteen-Year Ferry Program)
2006-109s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Chapter 4A.30 of the Pierce County Code to Adjust the Maximum Fee Obligation for School Impact Fees.
2006-110s2 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Adopting Year 2006 Amendments to the Capital Facilities Element of the Pierce County Comprehensive Plan; Amending Title 19E of the Pierce County Code, Capital Facilities - Six-Year Financing Plan; Amending Chapter 19A.100 of the Pierce County Code, Capital Facilities Element; Setting Forth an Effective Date; and Adopting Findings of Fact.
R2006-130 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Setting the Date of an Evening Council Meeting in Council District No. 3 for Tuesday, November 14, 2006, at 5:30 p.m., at Graham Fire and Rescue, Pierce County Fire District 21, Headquarters Station #4, 23014 70th Avenue East, Graham, Washington.
R2006-131 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Requesting the Department of Public Works and Utilities to Report and Provide Recommendations Regarding the Management of Flood Hazard Areas; Requesting the Assessor-Treasurer's Office to Investigate Reductions in Property Tax Assessments as Appropriate to Reflect the Presence of Flood Hazard Areas; and Stating the Council's Intent to Conduct a Public Hearing on the Same by a Date Certain.
R2006-133 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Initiating a Process to Prepare a Supplement to the Year 2000 Tacoma-Pierce County Solid Waste Management Plan Pursuant to Revised Code of Washington Chapter 70.95 and Pierce County Code Chapter 8.28; Requesting the Solid Waste Division, of the Department of Public Works and Utilities, to Lead the Effort to Prepare Necessary Reports and Documentation; Requesting the Active Involvement of the Pierce County Solid Waste Advisory Committee During Drafting and Public Outreach; Referring the Proposed Supplement to the Solid Waste Advisory Committee for Review and Recommendation; and Requesting that Recommendations be Submitted to the Council by August 31, 2007.