Council Database

Council Meeting

Date: October 28, 2015
Time: 5:30 PM
Location: The Evergreen State College – Tacoma Campus 1210 6th Avenue Tacoma, Washington

 Council Members
Name District
Dan Roach (Chair) 1
Jim McCune 3
Connie Ladenburg 4
Rick Talbert 5
Douglas G. Richardson 6
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
2015-43 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Chapter 2.123 of the Pierce County Code, "County Indemnification of Limited Legal Expenses of County Attorneys in Professional Disciplinary Proceedings," Relating to the County's Duty to Indemnify County Attorneys in Professional Disciplinary Proceedings.
2015-44s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Repealing Ordinance No. 2015-44s; Finding the Proposed Non-Exclusive Telecommunications Franchise to Sprint Communications Company, L.P., for a Telecommunications Network in Pierce County to be in the Public Interest; Setting Forth Terms and Conditions Accompanying the Granting of the Telecommunications Franchise; Providing for the Regulation of Construction, Operation, Maintenance, and Use of the Network; Prescribing Remedies for the Violation of the Provisions of the Franchise; Authorizing the County Executive to Enter into the Franchise Agreement. Franchise Agreement.
2015-48s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Pierce County Code Title 17A, “Construction and Infrastructure Regulations - Site Development and Stormwater Drainage,” and Title 17B, “Construction and Infrastructure Regulations - Road and Bridge Design and Construction Standards”; Repealing the “Pierce County Stormwater Management and Site Development Manual” Adopted Pursuant to Ordinance No. 2008-59s, as Amended; Adopting a New Manual Titled “Pierce County Stormwater Management and Site Development Manual”; Amending Pierce County Code Chapter 2.05, "Planning and Land Services and Assessor-Treasurer Development Review, Inspection and Application/Processing Fees," and Chapter 18.25, "Definitions" and Setting an Effective Date.
2015-49 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Affirming an Application for Open Space Classification Under Current Use Assessment on Certain Properties Located Within the Incorporated Boundaries of the Town of South Prairie in Pierce County; Directing the Clerk of the Council to Forward This Ordinance to the Town of South Prairie for its Affirmation of This Application Consistent with Revised Code of Washington 84.34.037; and Adopting Findings of Fact. (Application No. OS11-14)
2015-51 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Levying an Assessment in 2015, for Collection in 2016, Against Land in Pierce County for the Control of Noxious Weeds; and Acknowledging Receipt of the Pierce County Noxious Weed Control Board’s 2016 Annual Budget.
R2015-127 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Reappointment of One Existing Member (Roxanne Miles) to the Allocation Advisory Committee for Prevention Programs; and Amending Resolution No. R2011-88 to Clarify the Term Appointment.
R2015-129 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Appointment of One New Member (Katie Baker) to the Pierce County Landmarks and Historic Preservation Commission.

 Consent Items - Introduction, Referral, Setting Dates
Proposal # Title
2015-46 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Pierce County Code Chapter 3.08, "Definitions"; Chapter 3.13, "Domestic Violence in the Workplace"; Chapter 3.14, "Whistleblower Protection"; Chapter 3.15, "Workplace Safety and Violence Prevention"; Chapter 3.16, "Equal Employment Opportunity Policy"; Chapter 3.28, "Certification and Appointment"; Chapter 3.52, "Working Conditions - Conflict of Interest"; Chapter 3.67, "Family and Medical Leave"; Chapter 3.68, "Sick Leave"; Chapter 3.69, "Humanitarian Catastrophic Leave Bank"; Chapter 3.70, "Shared Sick Leave Program"; Chapter 3.72, "Vacation Leave"; Chapter 3.76, "Leave of Absence with Pay"; Chapter 3.80, "Leave of Absence Without Pay"; and Chapter 3.81, "Military Service"; and Setting an Effective Date.
2015-77 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Adopting a New Ferry Fare Schedule by Amending Chapter 10.38 of the Pierce County Code, "Ferry Fares"; and Setting an Effective Date.
2015-80 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Chapter 9.47 of the Pierce County Code, "Jail Incarceration Rates"; and Setting an Effective Date.