Council Database

Council Meeting

Date: October 6, 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
R2015-113 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Ratifying the Sale of Certain County-Owned Surplus Real Property Located Just West of East Valley Highway East and North of 8th Street East/Stewart Road, Sumner, Washington (Commonly Referred to as the “Former Puget Sound Energy-East Valley Highway Property”) and Consisting of Vacant Land on Tax Parcel Number 0420011021.
R2015-120 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Setting the Date of an Evening Council Meeting in Council District No. 5 for Tuesday, October 13, 2015, at 5:30 p.m. at Spana-Park Senior Center, 325 152nd Street E., Tacoma, Washington.

 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.
2015-48s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Pierce County Code Title 17A, “Construction and Infrastructure Regulations – Site Development and Stormwater Drainage,” and Title 17B, “Construction and Infrastructure Regulations – Road and Bridge Design and Construction Standards”; Repealing the “Pierce County Stormwater Management and Site Development Manual” Adopted Pursuant to Ordinance No. 2008-59s, as Amended; Adopting a New Manual Titled “Pierce County Stormwater Management and Site Development Manual”; Amending Pierce County Code Chapter 2.05, "Planning and Land Services and Assessor-Treasurer Development Review, Inspection and Application/Processing Fees," and Chapter 18.25, "Definitions" and Setting an Effective Date.
2015-49 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Affirming an Application for Open Space Classification Under Current Use Assessment on Certain Properties Located Within the Incorporated Boundaries of the Town of South Prairie in Pierce County; Directing the Clerk of the Council to Forward This Ordinance to the Town of South Prairie for its Affirmation of This Application Consistent with Revised Code of Washington 84.34.037; and Adopting Findings of Fact. (Application No. OS11-14)
2015-51 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Levying an Assessment in 2015, for Collection in 2016, Against Land in Pierce County for the Control of Noxious Weeds; and Acknowledging Receipt of the Pierce County Noxious Weed Control Board’s 2016 Annual Budget.
2015-52s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Implementing the 2016 Budget; Amending the Pierce County Code and the Powers, Duties or Responsibilities of Certain Pierce County Departments, Boards, or Commissions; Amending or Repealing Certain Ordinances; and Setting an Effective Date.
2015-53 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Establishing a Prohibition on the Use of Compression Brakes Along a Segment of State Route 512 in the Vicinity of Canyon Road East; and Requesting the Washington State Department of Transportation to Post Signage as Appropriate.
2015-54 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Related to the Use of Compression Brakes Along a Segment of Orting Kapowsin Highway East; and Directing the County Engineer to Post Advisory Signage as Appropriate.
2015-55s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Pierce County Code Title 17B, "Construction and Infrastructure Regulations – Road and Bridge Design and Construction Standards," and Title 17C, "Construction and Infrastructure Regulations – Building and Fire Codes" Related to Lot Access Requirements and Emergency Vehicle Access Standards in Unincorporated Areas of Pierce County; Adopting Findings of Fact; and Setting an Effective Date.
2015-57 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.
2015-58 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending the Pierce County Salary Classification Plan for the Pierce County Executive Position on the Recommendation of the Citizens’ Commission on Salaries for Elected Officials; and Setting an Effective Date.
2015-59 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Setting the 2016 Ad Valorem Tax Levies for Pierce County for Levy in 2015 and Collection in 2016.
2015-60s2 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Adopting the Annual Budget of Pierce County for Fiscal Year 2016; and Setting an Effective Date.
2015-61s2 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Implementing the 2016 Budget by Requesting Certain County Departments, Boards and Commissions to Take Certain Actions.
2015-62s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Relating to the Pierce Conservation District; Recognizing the City of Bonney Lake’s Incorporation into the District; and Authorizing the County Executive to Enter into an Addendum to the Interlocal Agreement Approved by Ordinance No. 2012-58 to Include the City of Bonney Lake.
2015-63 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Pierce County Code Chapter 17C.10, "Administrative Provisions for the Construction Codes," and Chapter 17C.60, "International Fire Code," Updating the Fire Prevention Bureau Fees; and Setting an Effective Date.
2015-64 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Chapter 14.20 of the Pierce County Code, “Parks and Recreation Services Fees,” by Amending Fee Schedules and Adding New Fees for Parks and Recreation Activities and Facilities; and Setting an Effective Date.
2015-65 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Chapter 2.112 of the Pierce County Code, "Pierce County Airports -- Lease Rates and Rental Fees"; and Setting an Effective Date.
2015-66 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Section 11.02.050 of the Pierce County Code, "Method of Calculating Service Charges," by Increasing the Surface Water Management Service Charges; and Setting an Effective Date.
2015-67 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Related to Sanitary Sewer Connection Charges, Amending Section 13.04.085 of the Pierce County Code (PCC), "Connection Charges – Rates," to Establish a 2016 Consumer Price Index Adjustment on Rates for Connecting to the Public Sewer System Pursuant to PCC 13.04.085 D.; and Setting an Effective Date.
2015-70s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Adopting the 2016-2021 Transportation Improvement Program and 2016-2029 Fourteen-Year Ferry Program, Pursuant to Revised Code of Washington Sections 36.81.121, 36.81.122, 36.81.130, and 36.54.015, and Washington Administrative Code 136, Chapters 15 and 16; Finding that Each Project Contained in the Plan Is a Public Necessity; and Adopting Findings of Fact. (Annual Road Program, Six-Year Road Program, and the Fourteen-Year Ferry Program)
2015-72s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Adopting the 2016-2021 Sewer Improvement Program (SIP), Pursuant to Pierce County Ordinance No. 2006-115s, Chapter 36.70A of the Revised Code of Washington (RCW), and RCW 36.70.530; Finding that Each Project Contained in the Plan is a Public Necessity; and Setting an Effective Date.
2015-73s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Ordinance No. 2014-76s2 as Amended by Ordinance Nos. 2015-24 and 2015-32s; and Modifying the 2015 Pierce County Budget.
R2015-114 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Authorizing the Pierce County Executive to Submit the Privatization Solicitation Proposal to the United States Defense Logistics Agency - Energy for the Joint Base Lewis McChord Water and Wastewater Utility Systems Through the Government Privatization Process.
R2015-119 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Implementing the 2016 Budget; Declaring Certain County Policy; and Requesting Information from Agencies of County Government.
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.