Council Database

Council Meeting

Date: August 29, 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
2017-46 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Authorizing a Temporary One-Time Limited Exemption From the Provisions of Article 7 of the Pierce County Charter, "Personnel System," and Title 3 of the Pierce County Code, "Personnel," to Facilitate the Transfer of Personnel of the Pierce County Law Library to Pierce County, Pursuant to the Exemption Authority Set Forth in Section 7.20(1)(h) of the Pierce County Charter, and Recognizing the Authority of the Board of Law Library Trustees to Establish and Apply its Policies Governing Personnel and Operational Issues, Pursuant to Chapter 27.24 of the Revised Code of Washington (RCW). (Transfer of Law Library Personnel to Pierce County)
R2017-93 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Appointment of One New Member (Dylan Brown) to the Allocation Advisory Committee for Prevention Programs. (Appointment - Allocation Advisory Committee for Prevention Programs)

 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)
R2017-90s A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Establishing an Outdoor Sports and Recreation Council; Designating Membership; and Providing a Sunset Date. (Outdoor Sports and Recreation Council)
R2017-96 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Repealing Resolution No. R2017-67 and Setting the Date of an Evening Council Meeting in Council District No. 2 for Wednesday, September 20, 2017, at 6:00 p.m., at the Sumner Sportsmen’s Association, 15711 96th Street East, Puyallup, Washington. (District No. 2 - In District Council Meeting)