Council Database

Council Meeting

Date: May 22, 2018
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
R2018-39s2 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Updating the Pierce County Water Utility Coordinating Committee (WUCC) Membership and Authorizing the WUCC to Review and Recommend an Update to the Pierce County Coordinated Water System (CWSP), and Approving the Scope of the CWSP Update. (Water Utility Coordinating Committee Membership and Scope of Coordinated Water System Plan Update)
R2018-68 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Appointment of One New Member (Carmen Palmer) to the Pierce County Lodging Tax Advisory Committee. (Lodging Tax Advisory Committee - Appointment)
R2018-69 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Reappointment of One Existing Member (Michael Thompson) to the Pierce County Airport/Thun Field Advisory Commission. (Thun Field Advisory Commission - Reappointment)

 Consent Items - Introduction, Referral, Setting Dates
Proposal # Title
2018-24 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Proposing Amendments to Article 6 of the Pierce County Charter to Revise the Annual Budget to a Biennial; Requesting the Auditor to Submit These Amendments to the Voters at the November 2018 General Election; and Requesting the Prosecuting Attorney to Draft an Appropriate Ballot Title. (Charter Amendment - Biennial Budget)
2018-31s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Proposing Amendments to Sections 5.10, 5.40, 5.50, 5.60, 5.70 and 8.65 of the Pierce County Charter to Streamline and Clarify Direct Legislation Procedures; Adopting New Sections 5.15 and 8.15 to Provide Definitions; Requesting the Auditor to Submit these Amendments to the Voters at the November 2018 General Election; and Requesting the Prosecuting Attorney to Draft an Appropriate Ballot Title. (Charter Amendment - Direct Legislation Procedures)
2018-32 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Vacating a Portion of 74th Street East Located in the Southwest Quarter of Section 25, Township 20 North, Range 4 East of the Willamette Meridian, Located in the Puyallup Area. (Road Vacation - Portion of 74th Street East)
2018-33 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Ratifying the Collective Bargaining Agreement Reached with the Teamsters Local Union No. 117, Affiliated with the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, General Unit; and Amending the Pierce County Salary Classification Plan. (Collective Bargaining Agreement)
2018-34 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Section 4.48.020 of the Pierce County Code, "Special Revenue Funds," to Create a Flood Water and Stormwater Control Fund. (Flood Water and Stormwater Control Fund)
2018-35s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Title 18 of the Pierce County Code (PCC), "Development Regulations – General Provisions," and Title 18A PCC, "Development Regulations – Zoning," to Prohibit Supervised Drug Consumption Sites; Adopting Findings of Fact; and Setting an Effective Date. (Supervised Drug Consumption Sites - Prohibition)
2018-36 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. OS 7-17, OS8-17, OS12-17, OS14-17) (Open Space Applications)
2018-37 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Section 4.36.040 of the Pierce County Code, "Claims Against the County – Approval or Denial." (Claims Against the County)
2018-39s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Concerning Agricultural Resource Lands; Amending Exhibit B, Exhibit D, and Exhibit F to Ordinance No. 2017-23, the 2017 Amendments to Title 19A of the Pierce County Code (PCC), "The Pierce County Comprehensive Plan"; Amending Exhibit B to Ordinance No. 2017-43s, Section 18A.10.030 PCC, "Zoning Atlas," Pursuant to a Settlement Agreement in the Growth Management Hearings Board Central Puget Sound Region Case No. 17-3-0007; Adopting Findings of Fact; and Setting an Effective Date. (Agricultural Resource Lands Growth Management Hearings Board Settlement Agreement)
R2018-70 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Accepting Reports and Authorizing Expenditures for Certain Studies and Evaluations Enumerated in Section 7 of the 2018 Budget Ordinance. (Authorizing Expenditures for Studies and Evaluations)
R2018-71 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Creating a Committee to Prepare Arguments Advocating Voter Approval of Charter Amendment No. 48, Said Arguments to Be Included in the 2018 General Election Voters' Pamphlet; Creating a Committee to Prepare Arguments Advocating Voter Rejection of Charter Amendment No. 48, Said Arguments to Be Included in the 2018 General Election Voters' Pamphlet; and Appointing Members to the Newly Created Committees. (For and Against Committees - Charter Amendment No. 48)
R2018-72 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Creating a Committee to Prepare Arguments Advocating Voter Approval of Charter Amendment No. 49, Said Arguments to Be Included in the 2018 General Election Voters' Pamphlet; Creating a Committee to Prepare Arguments Advocating Voter Rejection of Charter Amendment No. 49, Said Arguments to Be Included in the 2018 General Election Voters' Pamphlet; and Appointing Members to the Newly Created Committees. (For and Against Committees - Charter Amendment No. 49)
R2018-74 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming Judith "Judy" Archer as the Director of the Human Resources Department. (Human Resources Director - Confirmation)