Council Database

Council Meeting

Date: October 8, 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
2013-57 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.
R2013-105s A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Ratifying the Selection of a Qualified Non-Profit Entity to Help Facilitate the County's Entry into a Tax Exempt Lease and Lease Back Financing Structure (Commonly Known as a 63-20 Financing and Delivery Method).
R2013-106 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Establishing Meeting Times for Council Retreats and Committee of the Whole Meetings for Consideration of County Budget Issues in 2013.
R2013-107 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council and Executive Proclaiming the Month of October 2013, to be "Pierce County Employee Appreciation and Recognition Month" in Pierce County, Washington.

 Consent Items - Introduction, Referral, Setting Dates
Proposal # Title
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.
2013-63s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Authorizing Wage Adjustments for Non-Represented Employees; Amending the Pierce County Salary Classification Plan; and Setting an Effective Date.
2013-64s2 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Implementing the 2014 Budget by Requesting Certain County Departments, Boards and Commissions to Take Certain Actions.
2013-65 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Implementing the 2014 Budget; Amending the Pierce County Code and the Powers, Duties or Responsibilities of Certain Pierce County Departments, Boards or Commissions; and Setting an Effective Date.
2013-66s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Setting the 2014 Ad Valorem Tax Levies for Pierce County for Levy in 2013 and Collection in 2014
2013-67s2 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Adopting the Annual Budget of Pierce County for Fiscal Year 2014; and Setting an Effective Date.
2013-68s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Section 13.13.085 of the Pierce County Code, "Rates and Charges," by Establishing the Year 2014 and Year 2015 Rates and Charges for the Availability and Furnishing of Sanitary Sewer Service; Authorizing the Establishment of a Low-Income Senior and Disabled Sewer Rate Discount; and Setting an Effective Date.
2013-69s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Chapter 4.24 of the Pierce County Code, "County Excise Tax on Real Estate Sales"; and Setting an Effective Date.
2013-70s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Chapter 2.05 of the Pierce County Code, "Planning and Land Services and Assessor-Treasurer Development Review, Inspection and Application/Processing Fees" by Adjusting the Fee Schedule for the Planning and Land Services Department; and Setting an Effective Date.
2013-71s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Chapter 14.20 of the Pierce County Code, "Parks and Recreation Service Fees," by Amending Fee Schedules and Adding New Fees for Parks and Recreation Activities and Facilities; and Establishing an Effective Date.
R2013-108s2 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Implementing the 2014 Budget; Declaring Certain County Policy; and Requesting Information from Agencies of County Government.\n
2013-110s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Related to Recreational Marijuana Production, Processing, and Retail Sales Pursuant to Initiative 502; Repealing Ordinance No. 2013-26 Which Established Interim Regulations Related to Marijuana Uses; Adopting a New Chapter 18A.12 of the Pierce County Code, "Marijuana-Related Uses," to Establish Local Land Use Controls for Such Activities; and Adopting Findings of Fact.
2013-111s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Related to Recreational Marijuana Production, Processing, and Retail Sales Pursuant to Initiative 502; Repealing Ordinance No. 2013-26 Which Established Interim Regulations Related to Marijuana Uses; Adopting a New Chapter 18A.12 of the Pierce County Code, "Marijuana-Related Uses," to Establish Local Land Use Controls for Such Activities, Including Business Separation Requirements; and Adopting Findings of Fact.
2013-112 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Adopting Land Use Regulations and Official Controls Pursuant to RCW 36.70A.390; Repealing Chapter 18A.12 of the Pierce County Code and Adopting a New Chapter 18A.12, "Marijuana-Related Uses"; Prohibiting the Location of Marijuana-Related Facilities; Adopting Findings of Fact; and Setting an Effective Date. ---Marijuana (entered for search purposes only, not part of official title)---