Council Database

Council Meeting

Date: July 18, 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
2017-30 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending the 2017-2022 Transportation Improvement Program and 2017-2030 Fourteen-Year Ferry Program (Plan) Previously Adopted Pursuant to Ordinance No. 2016-62s, and Passed on November 15, 2016, in Accordance With 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)
2017-32 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Section 14.16.030 of the Pierce County Code, "Fees"; Revising the Pierce County Fair Fees To Provide Flexibility to the Pierce County Fair Association. (Revising the Pierce County Fair Fees)
2017-35 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Proposing Amendments to Section 4.70 of the Pierce County Charter, "Vacancies," to Establish Procedures for Filling Vacancies in Nonpartisan Elective Offices; 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 - Filling Vacancies in Nonpartisan Offices)
2017-36 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Proposing an Amendment to Section 4.10 of the Pierce County Charter, "Election Procedures," to Make the Prosecuting Attorney a Nonpartisan Office; Requesting the Auditor to Submit this Amendment to the Voters at the November 2017 General Election; and Requesting the Prosecuting Attorney to Draft an Appropriate Ballot Title. (Charter Amendment - Nonpartisan Prosecutor)
R2017-67 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Setting the Date of an Evening Council Meeting in Council District No. 2 for Tuesday, September 19, 2017, at 6:30 p.m., at the Puyallup Historical Fish Hatchery, 1416 14th Street SW, Puyallup, Washington. (District No. 2 - In District Council Meeting)
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)

 Consent Items - Introduction, Referral, Setting Dates
Proposal # Title
2017-39 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Granting a Nonexclusive Franchise to Public Utility District No. 1, of Lewis County, for Location of Electric Lines on Certain Rights of Way; and Authorizing the County Executive to Execute Said Franchise. (Franchise - Public Utility District No. 1 of Lewis County)
2017-40 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Vacating a Portion of Kapowsin-Electron County Road Located in the Northwest and Southwest Quarter of Section 5 and the Southeast Quarter of Section 6, Township 17 North, Range 5 East of the Willamette Meridian, Located in the Graham Area. (Road Vacation - Portion of Kapowsin-Electron County Road)
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)
2017-44 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Establishing a Prohibition on the Use of Compression Brakes Along a Segment of State Route 161 in the Graham Area; and Requesting the Washington State Department of Transportation to Post Signage as Appropriate. (Compression Brake Restriction - SR 161)