Council Database

Council Meeting

Date: September 10, 2013
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
Jim McCune 3
Connie Ladenburg 4
Rick Talbert 5
Douglas G. Richardson 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
2013-30s2 An Ordinance of the Pierce Council Consolidating and Reducing the Complexity of the Pierce County Development Regulations; Adopting a New Chapter 2.03 of the Pierce County Code, "Amendment to Development Regulations"; Repealing Pierce County Code Chapter 12.44, "Parades, Motorcades, Runs and Assemblies"; Amending "The Manual on Design Guidelines and Specifications for Road and Bridge Construction in Pierce County" as Adopted by Pierce County Code 17B.10.060; Amending Pierce County Code, Section 2.05.060, "Violation of Hearing Examiner Conditions," Title 18, "Development Regulations - General Provisions," Title 18A, "Development Regulations - Zoning," Title 18B, "Development Regulations - Signs," Title 18F, "Development Regulations - Land Divisions and Boundary Changes," Section 18H.30.030, "Allowable Activities," and Title 18J, "Development Regulations - Design Standards and Guidelines"; Repealing Chapter 5.22, "Carnivals and Circuses," Chapter 5.42, "Outdoor Public Music Festivals," and Section 8.88.390, "Regattas, Races, or Aquatic Events"; Amending Pierce County Code, Title 5, "Business Licenses and Regulations"; Amending Pierce County Code, Section 17A.10.050, "Exemptions"; Adopting Findings of Fact; and Setting an Effective Date.
2013-48 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Temporarily Allowing Extensions of the Expiration Date of Certain Permits and Approvals; Adopting Procedural Requirements for Such Extensions; Adopting Interim Amendments to Titles 18, "Development Regulations - General Provisions," and 18F, "Development Regulations - Land Divisions and Boundary Changes," of the Pierce County Code (PCC), Related to Granting of Extensions; Adopting a New Section 2.05.100 PCC, "Fees Related to Extensions," Establishing Fees for Extensions; Establishing a Sunset Date; Adopting Findings of Fact; and Setting an Effective Date.
2013-52 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Granting the Town of Steilacoom a Nonexclusive Franchise to Construct, Operate, and Maintain a Sanitary Sewer Pipeline System, in, along, and under Certain Public Roads, Highways, and Other County Property in Pierce County, Washington.
2013-53s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Acknowledging its Approval of a Proposed Amendment to Incorporate Criteria for the Designation of Centers of Local Importance in the Pierce County Countywide Planning Policies as Recommended by the Pierce County Regional Council; Authorizing the Pierce County Executive to Execute Interlocal Agreements with the Cities and Towns of Pierce County to Ratify the Proposed Amendments; and Adopting Findings of Fact.
R2013-82 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Ratifying the Transfer of Certain County-Owned Surplus Real Property Situated in the Town of Wilkeson, Washington, for Use in Perpetuity as Parks and Recreation Property.
R2013-90 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Authorizing the Pierce County Executive to Execute a Sewer Service and Area Transfer Agreement with the Lakehaven Utility District.
R2013-93 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Ratifying the Sale of Certain County-Owned Surplus Real Property Located at 11815 10th Avenue NW, Formerly 11809 Hallstrom Drive NE, Gig Harbor, Washington (Commonly Referred to as the Hallstrom Drive Properties) and Consisting of Land and Improvements on Tax Parcels 0222284008, 0222284038 and 0222284055; and Repealing Resolution No. R2012-129.
R2013-94 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Appointment of One New Member (Domoni Glass) to the Key Peninsula Advisory Commission.
R2013-95 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Appointment of One New Member (Eric Herde) to the Mid-County Land Use Advisory Commission.
R2013-96 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Appointment of One New Member (Kevin Rau) to the Frederickson Advisory Commission.
R2013-98 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Appointment of One New Member (Edwin Hennings) to the Pierce County Landmarks and Historic Preservation Commission.
R2013-99 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Commemorating the Twelfth Anniversary of the September 11, 2001, Terrorist Attacks on the United States; and Proclaiming September 11, 2013, as "Patriot's Day" in Pierce County, Washington.

 Consent Items - Introduction, Referral, Setting Dates
Proposal # Title
2013-28s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Adopting a New Chapter 1.30 of the Pierce County Code, "Freedom from Unwarranted Surveillance".
2013-57 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Section 2.106.060 of the Pierce County Code, "Exceptions to Competitive Formal Sealed Bid Procedures," to Align Small Works Public Roster Contract Procedures with Changes to Revised Code of Washington 39.04.155.
2013-58 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Levying an Assessment in 2013, for Collection in 2014, Against Land in Pierce County for the Control of Noxious Weeds; and Acknowledging Receipt of the Pierce County Noxious Weed Control Board's 2014 Annual Budget.
2013-59 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Adopting the 2013 Amendments to the Pierce County Comprehensive Plan; Amending Pierce County Code Title 19A, "Comprehensive Plan"; Chapter 19B.10, "Gig Harbor Peninsula Community Plan"; and Title 19C, "Comprehensive Plan Procedures"; Adopting Findings of Fact; and Setting Forth an Effective Date.
R2013-97 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Appointment of Ginny Dale as Director of the Human Resources Department.
R2013-100s A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Acknowledging Receipt of the Citizens' Advisory Board's Recommendations for Funding the Purchase of Conservation Futures Properties; Authorizing the Pierce County Executive to Negotiate the Purchase of Conservation Futures Properties; and Authorizing the Director of Budget and Finance Department to Expend Funds for the Purchase Thereof.