Council Database

Council Meeting

Date: September 26, 2017
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Pierce County Public Works Central Maintenance Facility, Elk Plain Room, 4812 196th Street East, Spanaway, 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
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)
2017-39 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)
R2017-97 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Declaring Certain Tax Title Lands be Sold, and Authorizing the County Executive to Pursue Disposal of the Property by Sale, Lease, or Exchange; and Authorizing the County Executive to Sell Certain Tax Title Lands by Private Negotiation, Without a Call for Bids, For Not Less Than the Principal Amount of the Unpaid Taxes Pursuant to Revised Code of Washington 36.35. (Tax Title Lands - Sale by Private Negotiation)
R2017-100 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Reappointment of Two Existing Members (Ben Martinez and Peter Huffman) to the Board of Directors of the Economic Development Corporation of Pierce County. (Reappointments - Economic Development Corporation)
R2017-101 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Appointing a Commissioner to the Drainage District No. 10 Board of Commissioners to Fill an Existing Vacancy. (Appointment - Drainage District 10)
R2017-105 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Setting the Date of an Evening Council Meeting in Council District No. 4 for Tuesday, October 10, 2017, at 6:00 p.m., at the Asia Pacific Cultural Center, 4851 S. Tacoma Way, Tacoma, Washington. (District No. 4 - In District Council Meeting)

 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)
2017-56 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Levying an Assessment in 2017, for Collection in 2018, Against Land in Pierce County for the Control of Noxious Weeds; and Acknowledging Receipt of the Pierce County Noxious Weed Control Board’s 2018 Annual Budget. (Noxious Weed Assessment)
R2017-104 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Approving the Pierce County Board of Equalization's Request to Convene to Act on Timely Filed Taxpayer Petitions Which Exceed the Requirements of Revised Code of Washington 84.48.010. (Board of Equalization - Request to Convene)