Council Database

Council Meeting

Date: July 1, 2014
Time: 3:00 PM
Location: 930 Tacoma Avenue South, Room 1045
Tacoma, WA 98402

 Council Members
Name District
Dan Roach (Chair) 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
2014-30s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Chapter 4.32 of the Pierce County Code, "Enhanced 9-1-1 Emergency Communications System Excise Tax," to Incorporate the County Enhanced 9-1-1 Excise Tax of Seventy Cents per Each Transaction for Prepaid Wireless Telecommunication Services; Authorizing the Pierce County Executive to Contract With the Washington State Department of Revenue to Collect Said Tax and for Providing Enhanced 9-1-1 System Services, Pursuant to the Authorization Set Forth in 2013 Laws 2nd Special Session Chapter 8.
2014-38 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Authorizing the Approval of Applications for Timber Land Classification Under Current Use Assessment on Certain Properties Located Within the Unincorporated Boundaries of Pierce County; and Adopting Findings of Fact. (Application Nos. OST7-13, OST14-13, and OST17-13)
2014-41 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Authorizing the Approval of Applications for Open Space Classification Under Current Use Assessment on Certain Properties Located Within the Unincorporated Boundaries of Pierce County; and Adopting Findings of Fact. (Application Nos. OS9-13, OS10-13, OS11-13, OS16-13, and OS19-13)
2014-45 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Authorizing the Approval of Applications for Open Space Classification Under Current Use Assessment on Certain Properties Located Within the Unincorporated Boundaries of Pierce County; and Adopting Findings of Fact. (Application Nos. OS3-13, OS8-13, and OS15-13)
2014-46 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Authorizing the Approval of Applications for Timber Land Classification Under Current Use Assessment on Certain Properties Located Within the Unincorporated Boundaries of Pierce County; and Adopting Findings of Fact. (Application Nos. OST18-13 and OST27-13)
R2014-72 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Declaring the Council's Desire to Establish a Limited Program Supporting On-Street Parking in the Public Right-of-Way in Certain Historic Urban Commercial Areas; and Requesting the Public Works and Utilities Department Provide Recommendations to the Pierce County Council for Consideration by a Date Certain.
R2014-78 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Appointment of One New Member (Cindy Worden) to the Pierce County Key Peninsula Advisory Commission.
R2014-79 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Reappointment of One Existing Member (Donna Albers) to the Pierce County Library District Board of Trustees.
R2014-83 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council and Executive Recognizing the Work of Anti-Trafficking Coalitions, and Declaring Pierce County to be a "Not in My County" Anti-Trafficking Area.

 Consent Items - Introduction, Referral, Setting Dates
Proposal # Title
2013-45s4 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Relating to the Pierce County Shoreline Master Program; Amending Chapter 1.22 of the Pierce County Code (PCC), "Pierce County Hearing Examiner Code"; Title 18 PCC, "Development Regulations - General Provisions"; Title 18A PCC, "Development Regulations - Zoning"; Title 18E PCC, "Development Regulations - Critical Areas"; Title 18H PCC, "Development Regulations - Forest Practices"; Title 18J PCC, "Development Regulations - Design Standards and Guidelines"; Adopting a New Title 18S PCC, "Development Policies and Regulations - Shorelines"; Repealing Title 20 PCC, "Shoreline Management Use Regulations" and the Shoreline Master Program for Pierce County as Originally Adopted on March 4, 1974; Adopting Findings of Fact; and Setting an Effective Date.
2014-50 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Ratifying the Collective Bargaining Agreement Reached with the Pierce County Captain's Association; and Amending the Pierce County Salary Classification Plan.
2014-51 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Authorizing the Approval of Applications for Open Space Classification Under Current Use Assessment on Certain Properties Located Within the Unincorporated Boundaries of Pierce County; and Adopting Findings of Fact. (Application Nos. OS13-13, OS20-13, OS21-13, OS22-13, OS23-13, OS24-13, and OS26-13)
2014-52s2 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Chapter 1.22 of the Pierce County Code, "Hearing Examiner Code," Updating and Revising Pierce County's Hearing Examiner Procedures; Adopting Findings of Fact; and Setting an Effective Date.
2014-53 An Emergency Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Approving the Acceptance of a $60,000,000 Washington Water Pollution Control Revolving Fund Loan from the State of Washington Department of Ecology for the Expansion of the Chambers Creek Regional Wastewater Treatment Plant; Authorizing the Pierce County Executive to Execute the Agreements Necessary for the Loan Acceptance; and Declaring an Emergency.
R2014-81 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Relating to Contracting Indebtedness; and Expressing the Council's Intent to Authorize the Issuance of Approximately $37,000,000 Par Value Sewer Revenue Bonds from Which to Pay the Cost of Land Acquisition, Designing and Constructing Sewer Utility Improvements.
R2014-82s A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Identifying Street Lighting, Traffic Calming, and Other Safety Improvement Projects for Funding Pursuant to a Proviso to the 2014 Pierce County Budget; and Requesting the County Engineer to Take Action to Review and Authorize Said Improvements.
R2014-84 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Ratifying the Sale of Certain Tax Title Lands (Commonly Referred to as the Clean Care Property) and Consisting of Land and Improvements on Tax Parcels 0321352066, 0321352054 and 0321352050.