Council Database

Council Meeting

Date: October 31, 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
2017-45s 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)
2017-51 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Chapter 4.24 of the Pierce County Code (PCC), "County Excise Tax on Real Estate Sales"; Eliminating the Current Allocation Formula for the First .25 of 1 Percent Real Estate Excise Tax by Repealing PCC 4.24.060, "Distribution and Disposition of Proceeds of Tax Imposed Under PCC 4.24.010"; Repealing the Sunset Date of the Second .25 of 1 Percent Real Estate Excise Tax; and Setting an Effective Date. (County Excise Tax on Real Estate Sales and REET) (County Excise Tax on Real Estate Sales and REET Adjustments)
2017-54 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Acknowledging its Approval of an Interlocal Agreement with the City of Fircrest Regarding the Annexation of an Unincorporated Urban Area Utilizing the Procedures Set Forth in Revised Code of Washington (RCW) 35A.14.460, and Authorizing the Pierce County Executive to Execute Said Agreement; Authorizing the Executive to Enter into a Memorandum of Understanding Regarding the Transition of Governmental Services Related to Said Annexation; and Adopting Findings of Fact. (Annexation of Unincorporated Territory into Fircrest)
2017-55 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Adopting a New Chapter 2.130 of the Pierce County Code, "Interfund Loans," Creating Policies and Procedures For the Approval and Use of Interfund Loans. (Interfund Loans)
2017-69 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Placing the Browns Point Light Station, Located at 201 Tulalip Street NE, Tacoma, Washington, on the Pierce County Register of Historic Places, and adopting Findings of Fact. (Browns Point Lighthouse - Register of Historic Places)
2017-70 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Establishing a Short-Term Line of Credit for the Tacoma-Pierce County Employment Training Consortium (WorkForce Central) for the 2018 and 2019 Fiscal Years; and Authorizing the County Executive to Enter into a Line of Credit Agreement with WorkForce Central. (WorkForce Central - Line of Credit)
2017-71 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Placing the Vaughn Library Hall, Located at 17816 Hall Road KPN, Vaughn, Washington, on the Pierce County Register of Historic Places, and adopting Findings of Fact. (Placing the Vaughn Library Hall on the Register of Historic Places)
R2017-113 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Declaring a State of Opioid Crisis in Pierce County. (Opioid Crisis)
R2017-114 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Ratifying the Sale of Certain County-Owned Surplus Real Properties Located at 17519 11th Avenue East and 17522 11th Avenue East, Spanaway, Washington (Commonly Referred to as the Hartley and McRae Properties, Respectively) and Consisting of Land on Tax Parcel Numbers 8000114306 and 8000114081. (Ratification of Sale - Hartley and McRae Properties)
R2017-116 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Appointment of One New Member (David Jacobsen) to the Anderson Island Citizens’ Advisory Board to Fill an Unexpired Term. (Anderson Island Citizens' Advisory Board Appointment)
R2017-117 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Reappointment of One Existing Member (Domoni Glass) to the Key Peninsula Advisory Commission. (Key Peninsula Advisory Commission Appointment)
R2017-118 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Appointment of One New Member (Joyce Alvarez) to the Pierce County Arts Commission. (Arts Commission - Appointment)
R2017-119 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Appointment of One New Member (Kara Lanning) to the Pierce County Conservation Futures and Open Space Citizens’ Advisory Board. (Conservation Futures and Open Space Citizens' Advisory Board Appointment)
R2017-120 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Appointment of Four New Members (Patrick Campion, James Gooch, Jason Grube, and Danielle Smith) to the Pierce County Veterans Advisory Board. (Veterans Advisory Board Appointments)

 Consent Items - Introduction, Referral, Setting Dates
Proposal # Title
2017-61s2 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Implementing the 2018 Budget; Amending the Pierce County Code and the Powers, Duties or Responsibilities of Certain Pierce County Departments, Boards, or Commissions; Amending Chapter 2.04 of the Pierce County Code, "Public Records Inspection and Copying Procedures"; Amending Pierce County Code Section 2.42.020, "Purpose – Prevention Services Funding"; Section 4.28.130, "Criminal Justice Purposes Tax – Allocation and Use," and Section 4.48.020, "Special Revenue Funds"; Amending Chapter 8.31 of the Pierce County Code, "Litter and Clean-Up Disposal Credit"; Amending or Repealing Certain Ordinances; and Setting an Effective Date. (Implementing the 2018 Budget - Amending Code)
2017-81 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Chapter 3.12 of the Pierce County Code, "Code of Ethics," Relating to Definitions, Ethical Standards and Prohibited Practices, Financial Disclosure, Administration of Reports, Enforcement Procedures, and Technical Revisions. (Ethics Code)
2017-82 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Section 1.28.180 of the Pierce County Code, "Procedure for Appointments to Vacant Council Positions, and Other Vacant Elected Positions," to Update the Council's Rules of Procedure for Filling Vacancies in Pierce County District Court. (Rules of Procedure for Filling Vacancies in District Court)
R2017-122 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Authorizing the Pierce County Executive or Designee to Execute an Interlocal Agreement with the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department, King County Prosecutor’s Office, and the Municipalities of Auburn, Bonney Lake, Federal Way, Lakewood, Tacoma, and Tukwila for the Creation of the Puget Sound Auto Theft Task Force. (Puget Sound Auto Theft Task Force)