Council Database

Council Meeting

Date: November 7, 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
An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Adopting the Annual Budget of Pierce County for Fiscal Year 2018; and Setting an Effective Date.
2017-62s2 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Implementing the 2018 Budget by Requesting Certain County Departments, Boards and Commissions to Take Certain Actions; and Setting an Effective Date. (Implementing the 2018 Budget - Requesting Certain Actions)
2017-63s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Adopting the 2018-2023 Transportation Improvement Program and 2018-2031 Fourteen-Year Ferry Program, Pursuant to Revised Code of Washington Sections 36.81.121, 36.81.122, 36.81.130, and 36.54.015, and Washington Administrative Code 136, Chapters 15 and 16; Finding that Each Project Contained in the Plan is a Public Necessity; and Adopting Findings of Fact. (Annual Road Program, Six-Year Road Program, and the Fourteen-Year Ferry Program)
2017-64s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Adopting the "Pierce County Capital Facilities Plan – 2018 Amendments"; Amending Chapter 19E.10 of the Pierce County Code, "Introduction"; Adopting Findings of Fact; and Setting an Effective Date. (Capital Facilities Plan - 2018 Amendments)
2017-65 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Chapter 14.20 of the Pierce County Code, “Parks and Recreation Services Fees,” by Amending Fee Schedules and Adding New Fees for Parks and Recreation Activities and Facilities; and Setting an Effective Date. (Park and Recreation Services Fees)
2017-66 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Section 11.02.050 of the Pierce County Code, "Method of Calculating Service Charges," by Increasing the Surface Water Management Service Charges; and Setting an Effective Date. (Surface Water Management Service Charges)
2017-67 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Chapter 9.47 of the Pierce County Code, "Jail Incarceration Rates," to Establish Rates for Incarceration and Booking of Inmates into the Pierce County Jail; and Setting an Effective Date. (Jail Incarceration Rates)
2017-68s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Chapter 2.05 of the Pierce County Code, "Planning and Public Works and Assessor-Treasurer Development Review, Inspection and Application/Processing Fees," by Renaming the Chapter, Incorporating Sewer Review Fees, and Updating Limited Fees for Planning and Land Services, a Branch of the Planning and Public Works Department; Amending Pierce County Code Sections 13.04.040, "Development Review," 13.04.050, "Types and Methods of Providing Sewer Service," 13.04.055, " Sewer Service Permits and Sewer Line Extension Permits," 13.04.060, "Construction of Sewer Facilities," and 13.04.075, "Connection Charges," and Repealing Section 13.04.090, "Fees"; and Setting an Effective Date. (Planning, Public Works and Assessor-Treasurer Fees)
2017-72s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Setting the 2018 Ad Valorem Tax Levies for Pierce County for Levy in 2017 and Collection in 2018. (2018 Ad Valorem Tax Levies)
2017-73s3 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Adopting the Annual Budget of Pierce County for Fiscal Year 2018; and Setting an Effective Date. (2018 Annual Budget)
2017-74s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Adopting the 2018-2038 Sewer Improvement Program (SIP) Pursuant to Pierce County Ordinance No. 2006-115s, Chapter 36.70A of the Revised Code of Washington (RCW) and RCW 36.70.530; Finding that Each Project Contained in the Plan is a Public Necessity; and Setting an Effective Date. (2018-2023 Sewer Improvement Program)
2017-75 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Related to the Funding of the Pierce County Law Library Lakewood and Gig Harbor Branch Locations; Recognizing the Need for Additional Financial Support; and Directing the Clerk of the Pierce County Superior Court to Reallocate the Portion of the Superior Court Civil Filing Fees Paid to the Credit of the Law Library as Provided by Revised Code of Washington 27.24.070, from the Current Twenty Dollars to Thirty Dollars; and Setting an Effective Date. (Law Library Funding)
2017-76s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending the Pierce County Salary Classification Plan Regarding the Pierce County Auditor, Assessor-Treasurer, Executive, and Sheriff Salaries on the Recommendation of the Pierce County Citizens’ Commission on Salaries for Elected Officials. (Salaries of Elected Officials)
2017-77 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Section 13.13.085 of the Pierce County Code, “Rates and Charges,” by Establishing the Year 2018 Rates and Charges for the Availability and Furnishing of Sanitary Sewer Services; and Setting an Effective Date. (Sewer Rates and Charges for 2018)
2017-78 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Section 4A.30.030 of the Pierce County Code, "School Impact Fee Schedule," to Adjust School Impact Fees for 2018 Based Upon Changes in the Consumer Price Index; and Setting an Effective Date. (School Impact Fees - Annual Adjustment)
2017-79 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Adopting the 2018-2023 Surface Water Improvement Program (SWIP), Pursuant to Pierce County Ordinance No. 2006-115s, Chapter 36.70A of the Revised Code of Washington (RCW) and RCW 36.70A.040 and 36.70.530; and Finding that Each Project Contained in the Plan is a Public Necessity. (Surface Water Improvement Program)
R2017-108s A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Implementing the 2018 Budget; Declaring Certain County Policy; and Requesting Information from Agencies of County Government. (Implementing the 2018 Budget - Declaring Policy and Requesting Information)
R2017-123 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Reappointment of One Existing Member (Janet Azevedo) to the Pierce County Noxious Weed Control Board. (Noxious Weed Control Board Reappointment)
R2017-127 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council and Executive Honoring the Veterans of Pierce County and Observing the Day of Saturday, November 11, 2017, as Veterans Day in Pierce County, Washington. (Veterans Day Proclamation)

 Consent Items - Introduction, Referral, Setting Dates
Proposal # Title
2017-59 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Ordinance No. 2016-65s2 as Amended by Ordinance Nos. 2016-93 and 2017-13s; Modifying the 2017 Pierce County Budget. (2017 Budget Supplemental)
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)
R2017-124 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Authorizing the Submittal of Grant Applications to the Salmon Recovery Funding Board for Funding Assistance for Certain Salmon Recovery Projects. (Salmon Recovery Funding Board Grant Applications)
R2017-125 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Ratifying the Sale of Certain County-Owned Surplus Real Property Located at 15616 Canyon Rd East (Canyon Road Property), Puyallup, Washington and Consisting of Land, Tax Parcel Number 4015415691. (Ratification of Sale - Canyon Road Property, Puyallup)
R2017-126 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Ratifying the Sale of Certain County-Owned Surplus Real Property Located at Warren Drive NW (Warren Drive Property), Gig Harbor, Washington and Consisting of Land, Tax Parcel Number 0121261095. (Ratification of Sale - Warren Drive Property, Gig Harbor)
R2017-128 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Adopting the Pierce County Washington State Legislative Priorities for 2018. (State Legislative Priorities)