Council Database

Council Meeting

Date: February 6, 2007
Time: 3:00 PM
Location: 930 Tacoma Avenue South, Room 1045
Tacoma, WA 98402

 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
2007-6 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending the Pierce County Code, Chapter 18.25, "Definitions," Title 18A, "Pierce County Development Regulations - Zoning," Title 18B, "Pierce County Development Regulations - Signs," Title 18F, "Pierce County Development Regulations - Land Divisions and Boundary Changes" and Title 18J, "Development Regulations - Design Standards and Guidelines"; Addressing the Prohibition of Electronic Signs in the South Hill and Mid-County Sign Standards, the Relocation of Billboards Associated with Public Right-of-Way Acquisition, Increasing the Size of Religious Assembly Facilities in the Reserve 5 Zone in the Gig Harbor Peninsula Standards, and Other Clarifying and Technical Amendments Affecting Various Use Types, Design Standards, and Definitions; Adopting Findings of Fact; and Setting an Effective Date.
R2007-7 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Approving, as Creating Municipality, Resolution No. 2006-07 of the Economic Development Corporation of Pierce County, Adopted December 7, 2006, Authorizing the Issuance of $6,200,000 of Nonrecourse Revenue Bonds by the Economic Development Corporation of Pierce County for Purposes of Financing a Portion of the Costs of a Manufacturing Facility for TPLM, LLC.
R2007-14 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Reappointment of One Member to the Parkland-Spanaway-Midland Advisory Commission. (David Artis)
R2007-17 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council and County Executive Proclaiming Their Appreciation to the Greater Tacoma Peace Prize Committee for Promoting Peace and Understanding in the Tacoma-Pierce County Community and Beyond.
R2007-18 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council and County Executive Proclaiming Saturday, February 10, 2007, as the Start of the Lunar New Year in Pierce County, Washington, and Inviting all Citizens to the 9th Annual Asia Pacific Cultural Center's New Year Celebration.

 Consent Items - Introduction, Referral, Setting Dates
Proposal # Title
2007-1 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Chapter 8.08 of the Pierce County Code to Add a New Section 8.08.075, Special Assessment and Lien for Recovery of Costs; Providing for a Special Assessment and Lien for the Recovery of Pierce County's Nuisance Abatement Costs, Pursuant to Revised Code of Washington 36.32.120(10).
R2007-4s A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Approving Additional Regular Staff Positions in the 2007 Budget.
2007-12s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Ordinance No. 2006-114s; and Modifying the County 2007 Budget.
R2007-16s2 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Initiating Amendments to the Comprehensive Plan for Pierce County for the 2007 Plan Amendment Cycle; Confirming the Initiation of Amendments by the County Executive, Cities and Towns; and Requesting the Planning and Land Services Department to Conduct an Environmental Review and Evaluation of the Initiated Amendments and Forward the Associated Reports to the Planning Commission and Affected Land Use Advisory Commissions for Review and Recommendation Back to the County Council.