Council Database

Council Meeting

Date: October 13, 2015
Time: 5:30 PM
Location: Spana-Park Senior Center, 325 152nd Street E., Tacoma 98445

 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
R2015-77 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Approving the Pierce County Board of Equalization's Request to Convene to Act on Timely Filed Taxpayer Petitions Which Exceed the Requirements of Revised Code of Washington 84.48.010.
R2015-111 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council and Executive Proclaiming the Month of October 2015, to be "Pierce County Employee Appreciation and Recognition Month" in Pierce County, Washington.
R2015-118 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Amending Resolution No. R2015-64; and Authorizing the Expenditure of up to $100,000 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.
R2015-123 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Setting the Date of an Evening Council Meeting in Council District No. 4 for Wednesday, October 28, 2015, at 5:30 p.m. at The Evergreen State College, Tacoma Campus, 1210 6th Avenue, Tacoma, Washington.
R2015-124 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council and Executive Proclaiming its Intent to Participate in The Great Washington Shakeout on October 15, 2015, and Work Toward Becoming a Safer Community.

 Consent Items - Introduction, Referral, Setting Dates
Proposal # Title
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.
2015-43 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Chapter 2.123 of the Pierce County Code, "County Indemnification of Limited Legal Expenses of County Attorneys in Professional Disciplinary Proceedings," Relating to the County's Duty to Indemnify County Attorneys in Professional Disciplinary Proceedings.
2015-71 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.
2015-74 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Making a Finding of Substantial Need Regarding the 2016 Property Tax Levy; and Setting an Effective Date.
2015-75 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Pierce County Code Title 18, “Development Regulations – General Provisions,” Title 18A, “Development Regulations – Zoning,” Chapter 18D.20, “Exemptions,” Chapter 18E.40, “Regulated Fish and Wildlife Species and Habitat Conservation Areas,” Chapter 18H.20, “Forest Practice Approvals,” Title 18J, “Development Regulations – Design Standards and Guidelines,” and the Pierce County Zoning Atlas to Implement the 2015 Amendments to the Pierce County Comprehensive Plan, Consolidating the Use Types and Use Levels to Provide Needed Clarification and Updates; Adopting Findings of Fact; and Setting an Effective Date.
2015-76s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Section 4A.10.080 of the Pierce County Code, "Impact Fee Assessment and Collection," to Eliminate the Sunset Date; Amending Section 4A.30.030 of the Pierce County Code, "School Impact Fee Schedule," to Adjust School Impact Fees for 2016 Based Upon Changes in the Consumer Price Index; Requesting the Pierce County Executive to Provide Recommendations Regarding Impact Fee Deferrals Required Pursuant to Engrossed Senate Bill (ESB) 5923 for Implementation in 2016; Making Other Necessary Modifications to Title 4A of the Pierce County Code; and Setting an Effective Date.
R2015-121 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Setting the Date of an Evening Council Meeting in Council District No. 2 for Tuesday, November 3, 2015, at 5:00 p.m. at the Sewer and Traffic Operations Center (STOP) Facility, 9200 122nd Street E., Puyallup, Washington.