Council Database

Council Meeting

Date: August 1, 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
2017-28s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Adopting Amendments to the Pierce County Code Related to Low Impact Development (LID); Amending Title 11 of the Pierce County Code (PCC), "Storm Drainage and Surface Water Management"; "Manual on Accommodating Utilities in Pierce County Rights of Way," 5th Edition; Title 17A PCC, "Construction and Infrastructure Regulations – Site Development and Stormwater Drainage"; Title 17B PCC, "Construction and Infrastructure Regulations – Road and Bridge Design and Construction Standards"; Title 17C PCC, "Construction and Infrastructure Regulations – Building and Fire Codes"; Title 18 PCC, "Development Regulations – General Provisions"; Title 18A PCC, "Development Regulations – Zoning"; and Title 18J PCC, "Development Regulations – Design Standards and Guidelines", to Comply with the Requirements in Pierce County's Phase I Municipal Stormwater NPDES Permit; Adopting Findings of Fact; and Setting an Effective Date. (Low Impact Development)
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)
R2017-66 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Setting the Date of a Special Evening Council Meeting in Council District No. 1 for Thursday, August 24, 2017, at 5:30 p.m., at the Bonney Lake Justice and Municipal Center, 9002 Main Street, Bonney Lake, Washington. (District No. 1 - In District Special Council Meeting)
R2017-75 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Creating a Committee to Prepare Arguments Advocating Voter Approval of Charter Amendment No. 46, Said Arguments to Be Included in the 2017 General Election Voters' Pamphlet; Creating a Committee to Prepare Arguments Advocating Voter Rejection of Charter Amendment No. 46, Said Arguments to Be Included in the 2017 General Election Voters' Pamphlet; and Appointing Members to the Newly Created Committees. (Creating Committees to Prepare For and Against Arguments for Charter Amendment No. 46 (Procedures for Filling Vacancies in Nonpartisan Offices)
R2017-77 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Creating a Committee to Prepare Arguments Advocating Voter Approval of Charter Amendment No. 47, Said Arguments to Be Included in the 2017 General Election Voters' Pamphlet; Creating a Committee to Prepare Arguments Advocating Voter Rejection of Charter Amendment No. 47, Said Arguments to Be Included in the 2017 General Election Voters' Pamphlet; and Appointing Members to the Newly Created Committees. Creating Committees to Prepare For and Against Arguments for Charter Amendment No. 47 (Setting Limit on Terms for Councilmembers to Three Consecutive 4-Year Terms)
R2017-78 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 2017 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 2017 General Election Voters’ Pamphlet; and Appointing Members to the Newly Created Committees. (Creating Committees to Prepare For and Against Arguments for Charter Amendment No. 48 (Nonpartisan Prosecutor)
R2017-79 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Appointment of Seven New Members (Sarah Luna, Thomas Kuljam, Paul Herrera, Michael Schwartz, Nicole Windsor, Bruce Dougherty, and Curtis Atkinson) to the Pierce County Veterans Advisory Board. (Appointments - Pierce County Veterans Advisory Board)
R2017-80 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Reappointment of One Existing Member (Christina Kitchens) to the Pierce County Arts Commission. (Reappointment - Pierce County Arts Commission)
R2017-81 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Appointment of Two New Members (Jean Costanti-Oehler and Bruce Dougherty) to the Aging and Disability Resources Advisory Board. (Appointments - Aging and Disability Resources Advisory Board)
R2017-82 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Reappointment of One Existing Member (Lucinda Wingard) to the Gig Harbor Peninsula Advisory Commission. (Reappointment - Gig Harbor Peninsula Advisory Commission)

 Consent Items - Introduction, Referral, Setting Dates
Proposal # Title
2017-45s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Granting a Nonexclusive Franchise to Olympic Pipe Line Company LLC, a Delaware Limited Liability Company, for Location of Petroleum Products Lines on Certain County Rights-of-Way; and Authorizing the County Executive to Execute Said Franchise. (Franchise - Olympic Pipe Line Company)
R2017-74 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Appointment of Roxanne E. Miles as the Director of the Parks and Recreation Services Department. (Confirmation - Parks and Recreation Services Director)
R2017-76 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Establishing Meeting Times for Council Retreats and Committee of the Whole Meetings for Consideration of County Budget Issues in 2017. (Meeting Times - Council Retreats and Committee of the Whole)
R2017-87s A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Authorizing the Pierce County Executive and the Pierce County Council to Execute a Binding Letter of Intent Between Pierce County and the Washington State Health Care Authority to Integrate Physical and Behavioral Health Care for Medicaid Recipients by January 1, 2019. (Letter of Intent - Integration of Physical and Behavioral Health Care for Medicaid Recipients by January 1, 2019)