Council Database

Council Meeting

Date: November 17, 2020
Time: 3:00 PM
Location: 930 Tacoma Avenue South, Room 1045
Tacoma, WA 98402

 Council Members
Name District
Douglas G. Richardson (Chair) 6
Dave Morell 1
Pam Roach 2
Jim McCune 3
Connie Ladenburg 4
Marty Campbell 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
2020-101 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Granting a Nonexclusive Franchise to the Holly/Talmo Water Association, for Location of Waterlines on Certain County-Owned Rights-of-Way; and Authorizing the County Executive to Execute Said Franchise. (Franchise for Water Lines - Holly/Talmo Water Association - District No. 7)
2020-107 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Levying an Assessment in 2020, for Collection in 2021, Against Land in Pierce County for the Control of Noxious Weeds; and Acknowledging Receipt of the Pierce County Noxious Weed Control Board’s 2021 Annual Budget. (Noxious Weed Levy)
2020-108 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Adopting the 2021-2026 Transportation Improvement Program and 2021-2034 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)
2020-112 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Making a Finding of Substantial Need Regarding the 2021 Property Tax Levy; and Setting an Effective Date. (Substantial Need Finding Regarding 2021 Property Tax Levy)
2020-113 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Setting the 2021 Ad Valorem Tax Levies for Pierce County for Levy in 2020 and Collection in 2021. (2021 Ad Valorem Tax Levies)
R2020-114 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Confirming the Reappointment of One Existing Member (John Palmer) to the Pierce County Flood Control Zone District Advisory Committee. (Pierce County Flood Control Zone District Advisory Committee - Reappointment)
R2020-115 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council and Executive Proclaiming Saturday, November 28, 2020, as Small Business Saturday in Pierce County, Washington. (Small Business Saturday - Proclamation)
R2020-116 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Adopting the Pierce County Washington State Legislative Priorities 2021. (2021 State Legislative Priorities)
R2020-122 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council and Executive Recognizing Pierce County Director of Planning and Public Works Dennis Hanberg for Years of Public Service to Pierce County. (Dennis Hanberg - Proclamation)
2020-125 An Emergency Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Establishing a Program to Provide Financial Assistance to Food Banks in Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic; Stating Funding Intent; Establishing a Sunset Date; and Declaring an Emergency. (COVID-19 - Food Bank Assistance)
2020-127 An Emergency Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Relating to the COVID-19 Pandemic; Amending Ordinance No. 2019-86s, as Amended by Ordinance Nos. 2020-35, 2020-42, 2020-52, 2020-54, 2020-60, 2020-73, 2020-106, and 2020-121, the Biennial Budget of Pierce County for Fiscal Years 2020-2021; and Declaring an Emergency. (COVID-19 Relief Act Fund - Contingency Reserve)
2020-128 An Emergency Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Providing Financial Assistance to the Local Restaurant Industry in Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic; Modifying Ordinance No. 2020-105 as Amended by Ordinance No. 2020-114; and Declaring an Emergency. (COVID-19 - Restaurant Industry Support)

 Consent Items - Introduction, Referral, Setting Dates
Proposal # Title
2020-119 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Chapter 2.123 of the Pierce County Code, "County Indemnification of Legal Expenses for County Attorneys in Professional Disciplinary Proceedings." (Indemnification of Legal Expenses for County Attorneys)
2020-123 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Section 4A.20.030 of the Pierce County Code (PCC), "Impact Fee Schedule," to Adjust Park Impact Fees for 2021 Based Upon Changes in the Building Cost and Construction Cost Indexes; and Setting an Effective Date. (Park Impact Fee - Annual Adjustment)
2020-124 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 2021 Based Upon Changes in the Construction Cost Index; and Setting an Effective Date. (School Impact Fee - Annual Adjustment)