Council Database

Council Meeting

Date: August 18, 2020
Time: 3:00 PM
Location: 930 Tacoma Avenue South, Room 1045
Tacoma, WA 98402

 Council Members
Name District
Douglas G. Richardson (Chair) 6
Dave Morell 1
Pam Roach 2
Jim McCune 3
Connie Ladenburg 4
Marty Campbell 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
R2020-63 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Setting the Date of an Evening District No. 1 Council Meeting for Monday, August 31, 2020, at 5:00 p.m. in the Pierce County Council Chambers, 930 Tacoma Avenue South - Room 1045, Tacoma, Washington. (District No. 1 - Evening Council Meeting)
R2020-66 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council and Executive Commemorating the 150th Anniversary of the Stevens-Van Trump Ascent and Recognizing Mount Rainier as an Asset and Economic Driver in Pierce County, Washington. (Stevens-Van Trump 150th Anniversary Ascent of Mount Rainier - Proclamation)
R2020-72 An Emergency Resolution of the Pierce County Council Stating Its Intent to Consider the Establishment of a COVID-19 School Grant Program; and Requesting the Finance Department to Prepare Necessary Notices, Procedures, and Administrative Documents to Enable the Program to Be Implemented in an Expeditious Manner. (COVID-19 School Grants - Notice of Intent)

 Consent Items - Introduction, Referral, Setting Dates
Proposal # Title
R2020-62 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Ratifying the Sale of Certain County-Owned Surplus Real Property Located at 15012 Canyon Rd East (Canyon Road Property), Puyallup, Washington and Consisting of Land, Tax Parcel Number 4015415094. (Ratification of Sale - Canyon Road Property)
R2020-70 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Relating to Contracting Indebtedness; and Expressing the Council's Intent to Authorize the Issuance of Approximately $13,000,000 Par Value Limited Tax General Obligation Refunding Bonds from Which to Refund Certain Outstanding Limited Tax General Obligation Bonds of the County. (Statement of Intent to Refinance Bonds)
R2020-71 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Relating to Contracting Indebtedness; and Expressing the Council's Intent to Authorize the Issuance of Approximately $212,000,000 Par Value Sewer Revenue Refunding Bonds in Two Series from Which to Refund Certain Outstanding Sewer Revenue Bonds of the County. (Statement of Intent to Refinance Bonds)
2020-85 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Providing for the Issuance of Two Series of Sewer Revenue Refunding Bonds of the County in the Aggregate Principal Amount of Not to Exceed $212,000,000 for the Purpose of Providing Funds to Refund Certain Outstanding Sewer Revenue Bonds of the County and Pay the Costs of Issuance and Sale of Such Bonds; to Satisfy the Reserve Requirement, if necessary; Fixing or Setting Parameters with Respect to Certain Terms and Covenants of the Bonds; Appointing the Director of the Finance Department as the County’s Designated Representative to Approve the Final Terms of the Sale and Issuance of the Bonds and to Take Certain Other Actions with Respect to the Issuance of the Bonds. (Bond Refinancing)
2020-86 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Relating to Contracting Indebtedness; Providing for the Issuance of Not To Exceed $14,000,000 Aggregate Principal Amount of Limited Tax General Obligation Refunding Bonds, 2020, of the County for the Purpose of Providing Funds to Currently Refund Certain Outstanding Limited Tax General Obligation Bonds of the County and Pay the Costs of Issuance and Sale of Such Bonds; Establishing a Bond Redemption Fund; Fixing or Setting Parameters with Respect to Certain Terms and Covenants of the Bonds; and Appointing the Director of the Finance Department as the County’s Designated Representative to Approve the Final Terms of the Sale and Issuance of the Bonds and to Take Certain Other Actions with Respect to the Issuance of the Bonds. (Bond Refinancing)
2020-87 An Emergency Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Establishing a Program to Provide Financial Assistance to Schools in Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic; Stating Funding Intent; Establishing a Sunset Date; and Declaring an Emergency. (COVID-19 School Grant Program)