Council Database

Council Meeting

Date: July 11, 2017
Time: 5:30 PM
Location: Parkland Spanaway Sheriff Precinct - Moran Room, 495 Shandon Wright Way South, Parkland WA

 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
R2017-72 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Appointments of Three Members (Danielle Cavoto, Kim Straight, and Joseph Anderson) to the Pierce County Tourism Promotion Area Hotel Commission. (Tourism Promotion Area Hotel Commission Appointments)
R2017-73 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Appointment of One New Member (Narva Walton) to the Pierce County Housing Authority Board. (Housing Authority Board Appointment)

 Consent Items - Introduction, Referral, Setting Dates
Proposal # Title
2017-29 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Adopting a New Chapter 8.09 of the Pierce County Code "Chronic Nuisance Properties"; Creating an Enforcement Protocol for Chronic Nuisance Properties; Establishing Procedures for the Abatement of Chronic Nuisance Properties; Creating Joint and Several Liability for Multiple Persons in Charge of a Nuisance Property; Clarifying Due Process Procedures Applicable to Abatement of Chronic Nuisance Properties; Requiring Persons in Charge of Chronic Nuisance Properties to Enter into Abatement Agreements Approved by the County to Abate Chronic Nuisances within 15 Days of the Issuance of the Chronic Nuisance Notice; Establishing a Graduated Penalty System Whereby a Person is Warned First, Cited with a Class 1 Civil Infraction Second, and Abated through a Superior Court Warrant Third; Incorporates the Victim Protection Limitation under RCW 59.18.580; Adds the Option of the County to Pursue Receivership as a Way to Facilitate Returning Chronic Nuisance Properties to Productive Use; and Adding the Option of Relocation Assistance. (Chronic Nuisance Properties)
2017-33 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 City of Edgewood in Pierce County; Directing the Clerk to Forward this Ordinance to the City of Edgewood for its Affirmation of this Application Consistent with Revised Code of Washington 84.34.037; and Adopting Findings of Fact. (Application No. OS24-16). (Approval of Open Space Application)
2017-34 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. OS3-16, OS6-16, OS14-16, OS15-16, OS21-16) (Approval of Open Space Applications)
2017-37 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Vacating a Portion of 160th Street East (Charles Street) Located in the Southwest Quarter of Section 24, Township 19 North, Range 3 East of the Willamette Meridian, in the Frederickson Area. (Vacation of Right-of-Way - 160th Street East)
2017-38 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Proposing Amendments to Section 4.90 of the Pierce County Charter to Set the Limit on Terms for County Councilmembers to Three Consecutive 4 Year Terms; Requesting the Auditor to Submit these Amendments to the Voters at the November 2017 General Election; and Requesting the Prosecuting Attorney to Draft an Appropriate Ballot Title. (Charter Amendment - Term Limit for Councilmembers)
2017-42 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Repealing Ordinance No. 2006-139, "Chambers Creek Properties Master Site Plan Update, 2007," and Adopting the "Chambers Creek Regional Park Master Site Plan Update, 2017"; Initiating Any Amendment Actions to County Plans and Codes and Proposing Any Amendment Actions to the Cities' Plans and Codes, Which May Be Necessary to Enable Implementation of the Master Site Plan; and Commending the Members of the Resource Team and Management Team for Their Dedication in Developing the Master Site Plan Update. (Chambers Creek Regional Park Master Site Plan Update, 2017)
2017-43s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Adopting Amendments to Title 18A of the Pierce County Code, "Development Regulations – Zoning," and the Pierce County Zoning Atlas to Implement the 2017 Amendments to the Pierce County Comprehensive Plan; Adopting Findings of Fact; and Setting an Effective Date. (2017 Comprehensive Plan - Implementing Regulations)
R2017-70 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Setting the Date of an Evening Special Council Meeting in Council District No. 6 for Thursday, August 31, 2017, at 6:00 p.m., at the Anderson Island Historical Society Archival Building, 9306 Otso Point Road, Anderson Island, Washington. (District No. 6 - In District Special Council Meeting)
R2017-71 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Setting the Date of an Evening Council Meeting in Council District No. 7 for Tuesday, October 3, 2017, at 6:00 p.m. at the Gig Harbor Civic Center, 3510 Grandview Street, Gig Harbor, Washington. (District No. 7 - In District Council Meeting)