Council Database

Council Meeting

Date: October 16, 2007
Time: 3:00 PM
Location: 930 Tacoma Avenue South, Room 1045
Tacoma, WA 98402

 Council Members
Name District
Terry Lee (Chair) 7
Shawn Bunney 1
Calvin Goings 2
Roger Bush 3
Timothy M. Farrell 4
Barbara Gelman 5
Dick Muri 6


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
2007-34s2 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Adopting Amendments to Title 20 of the Pierce County Code, "Shoreline Management Use Regulations", Establishing Interim Regulatory Requirements for Geoduck Aquacultural Operations and Other Aquaculture Practices; Modifying Definitions and Permitted Uses; Setting an Effective Date; Providing for the Sunset of the Interim Requirements Upon the Implementation of the Comprehensive Update to the Pierce County Shoreline Master Program; and Adopting Findings of Fact.
2007-75s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Adopting a New Chapter 19B.130 of the Pierce County Code, "The Key Peninsula Community Plan"; Amending Pierce County Code Chapters 19A.30, "Land Use Element", and 19A.40, "Rural Element", to Include a New Designation, Park and Recreation; Setting an Effective Date; and Adopting Findings of Fact.
R2007-114 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Approving Additional Regular Staff Positions in the 2007 Budget; Finding that the Department of Public Works and Utilities has Satisfied the Traffic Impact Fee Fund 2007 Budget Proviso; and Authorizing the Removal of the Expenditure Limitation of $150,000 Within the Traffic Impact Fee Fund Budget for 2007.

 Consent Items - Introduction, Referral, Setting Dates
Proposal # Title
2007-87 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Granting a Nonexclusive Franchise to the Rainier Ranch Maintenance Association for Location of Waterlines on Certain County-Owned Rights-of-Way; and Authorizing the County Executive to Execute Said Franchise.
2007-88 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Granting a Nonexclusive Franchise to the Town of Eatonville for Location of Waterlines on Certain County-Owned Rights-of-Way; and Authorizing the County Executive to Execute Said Franchise.
2007-91s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Creating a Transfer and Purchase of Development Rights Program and Adopting Technical Amendments to Implement the Program; Amending the Pierce County Code by Adopting a New Chapter 18G.10, "Transfer and Purchase of Development Rights," and a New Chapter 2.101, "Transfer of Development Rights Committee"; Amending Chapter 18.25, "Definitions," Chapter 18A.35, "Development Standards," "Use Permits," and Chapter 19C.10, "Procedures for Amendments to the Comprehensive Plan"; Setting an Effective Date; and Adopting Findings of Fact.\n\n\n
2007-107 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Sections 4A.20.030, "Impact Fee Schedule," and 4A.30.030, "School Impact Fee Schedule", of the Pierce County Code to Adjust Regional Park and School Impact Fees for 2008; and Setting an Effective Date.
2007-108 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Creating a New Chapter 3.98 of the Pierce County Code, "Domestic Partnership Benefits" and Amending Sections 3.12.030, 3.52.020, 3.56.010, 3.68.020, and 3.76.030 of the Pierce County Code to Provide for the Extension of Employee Benefits to Employees' Domestic Partners; and Setting an Effective Date.
R2007-110 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Endorsing the Pierce County Sheriff Department's Acceptance of a Grant Award of $243,940.50 in Bureau of Justice Assistance Grant Funds, for Public Safety and Judicial Services that Address Critical Needs for Pierce County Citizens; and Providing a Public Hearing on the Proposed County's Use of the Money Received.
2007-110 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Ordinance No. 2006-114s, as Amended by Ordinance Nos. 2007-8s, 2007-12s, 2007-54s, and 2007-81s; and Modifying the County 2007 Budget.
R2007-121 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Authorizing the Pierce County Executive to Execute an Interlocal Agreement with the Town of South Prairie for the Purpose of Completion of the Foothills Trail Through the Town of South Prairie.
R2007-122 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Adopting a New Organization Chart for the Office of the Pierce County Council.
R2007-123 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Setting the Date of an Evening Council Meeting in Council District No. 4 for Tuesday, December 4, 2007, at 5:00 p.m., at the South Park Community Center, 4851 South Tacoma Way, Tacoma, Washington.
R2007-124s A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Accepting, Approving and Ratifying the Execution of a Real Estate Purchase and Sale Agreement by and between NWC #5, a Washington General Partnership, and Pierce County for the Purchase of Land for Taxiway Construction at Pierce County Airport, Thun Field; and Authorizing the Executive to Enter into Said Agreement.