Council Database

Council Meeting

Date: February 28, 2017
Time: 3:00 PM
Location: 930 Tacoma Avenue South, Room 1045
Tacoma, WA 98402

 Council Members
Name District
Douglas G. Richardson (Chair) 6
Dan Roach 1
Pam Roach 2
Jim McCune 3
Connie Ladenburg 4
Rick Talbert 5
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
2016-89s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Adopting a New Chapter 8.98 of the Pierce County Code, "Veterans Assistance Programs"; Amending Section 2.06.010 of the Pierce County Code, "Executive Departments – Appointive Directors" to Assign Duties for the Administration of Veterans Assistance Programs; Adopting a New Chapter 2.75 of the Pierce County Code, "Pierce County Veterans Advisory Board" to Advise Pierce County on Needs Related to Indigent Pierce County Veterans; Repealing Chapter 2.74 of the Pierce County Code, "Pierce County Veterans Bureau"; Rendering Null and Void Agreements Between Pierce County and the Pierce County Veterans Advisory Council Executed Prior to the Effective Date of This Ordinance; Repealing Ordinance No. 82-74, "Ordinance of the Veterans Advisory Council"; and Requiring an Annual Report from the Department of Community Connections.
R2017-14 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Amending Resolution No. R2017-1 to Revise Appointments of Councilmembers to Positions on the Tacoma-Pierce County Health Board for the Year 2017.
R2017-15 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Amending Resolution No. R2017-2 Relating to the Council's Ad Hoc Committees; Amending the Committee Memberships; and Setting Meeting Times for Ad Hoc Committee Meetings for 2017.

 Consent Items - Introduction, Referral, Setting Dates
Proposal # Title
2016-76 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Repealing Ordinance No. 2015-44s; Finding the Proposed Non-Exclusive Telecommunications Franchise to Sprint Communications Company, L.P., for a Telecommunications Network in Pierce County to be in the Public Interest; Setting Forth Terms and Conditions Accompanying the Granting of the Telecommunications Franchise; Providing for the Regulation of Construction, Operation, Maintenance, and Use of the Network; Prescribing Remedies for the Violation of the Provisions of the Franchise; Authorizing the County Executive to Enter into the Franchise Agreement.
2016-88 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Finding the Proposed Non-Exclusive Telecommunications Franchise to CenturyLink, Doing Business as CenturyTel of Washington, for a Telecommunications Network in Pierce County to be in the Public Interest; Setting Forth Terms and Conditions Accompanying the Granting of the Telecommunications Franchise; Providing for the Regulation of Construction, Operation, Maintenance, and Use of the Network; Prescribing Remedies for the Violation of the Provisions of the Franchise; and Authorizing the County Executive to Enter into the Franchise Agreement.
2017-9s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Chapter 2.46 of the Pierce County Code, “Pierce County Airport/Thun Field Advisory Commission”; and Setting an Effective Date. (Thun Field Advisory Commission)
2017-10 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Establishing a School Speed Zone on 22nd Avenue East in the Vicinity of Elk Plain School of Choice Pursuant to Revised Code of Washington 46.61.440; and Directing the County Engineer to Implement Said Speed Zone. (Speed Zone--Elk Plain School of Choice)
R2017-12 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Related to the Storm Drainage and Surface Water Management Utility; Finding that the Public Works Department has Complied with Provisions of the 2017 Budget; and Authorizing Potential Acquisition of Several Properties Along the Puyallup River, South Prairie Creek, and Rody Creek. (Flood Prone Properties - Acquisition)