Council Database

Council Meeting

Date: May 5, 2015
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
Derek Young 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
2015-21 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Section 14.16.030 of the Pierce County Code, "Fees," to Adjust Various Fees for the Pierce County Fair.
R2015-45 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council, Executive and Courts, Proclaiming the Week of May 18-22, 2015, to be "Juror Appreciation Week" in Pierce County, Washington.
R2015-56 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council and Executive Proclaiming the Week of May 3-9, 2015, as "Municipal Clerks Week" in Pierce County, Washington.
R2015-58 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Appointment of One New Member (Marianne Rojas) to the Frederickson Advisory Commission.
R2015-59 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council and Executive Recognizing May 10-16, 2015 as National Police Week, 2015; and Commemorating the Service and Sacrifice of Those Law Enforcement Officers Killed in the Line of Duty While Protecting Our Communities and Safeguarding Our Democracy.
R2015-60 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Appointment of One New Member (Kevin Watson) to the Pierce County Firearms Advisory Commission.
R2015-65 An Emergency Resolution of the Pierce County Council Creating a Committee to Prepare Arguments Advocating Voter Approval of the Financing and Construction of a New Pierce County General Services Building, Said Arguments to Be Included in the 2015 Primary Election Voters’ Pamphlet; Creating a Committee to Prepare Arguments Advocating Voter Rejection of the Financing and Construction of a New Pierce County General Services Building, Said Arguments to Be Included in the 2015 Primary Election Voters’ Pamphlet; Appointing Members to the Newly Created Committees and Declaring an Emergency.

 Consent Items - Introduction, Referral, Setting Dates
Proposal # Title
2015-26 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. OS1-14, OS9-14, OS10-14, OS15-14, and OS16-14)
2015-27s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Related to Marijuana Production, Processing, and Retail Sales Pursuant to Initiative 502 and Subsequent Amendments; Amending Section 18A.12.020 of the Pierce County Code, "State-Licensed Facilities," to Remove Federal Government Authorization as a Condition of Approval for a Marijuana-Licensed Business; Removing a Requirement Limiting Marijuana Retail Sales to Detached Buildings"; Calling for an Advisory Ballot Proposition to Be Placed before the Voters of Pierce County Residing in the Unincorporated Area at the April 26, 2016, Election Concerning whether Marijuana Production, Processing and Retail Sales Should be Allowed within the Unincorporated Area of Pierce County; and Setting an Effective Date.
2015-28 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. OS3-14, OS4-14, OS5-14, OS6-14, and OS8-14)
R2015-57 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Authorizing the Pierce County Executive to Execute an Interlocal Agreement with the City of University Place and the City of Lakewood for Cooperative Planning, Design and Construction of the Chambers Creek Canyon Trail.
R2015-63 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Amending Resolution No. R2015-2 Relating to Appointments to External Boards and Commissions for the Year 2015.
R2015-64 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Authorizing the Expenditure of up to $80,000 to Be Used for the Implementation of an Evaluation of Corrections Bureau Operations Conducted by the Performance Audit Committee of the Pierce County Council in 2014.