Council Database

Council Meeting

Date: March 10, 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
2020-5s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Granting a Nonexclusive Franchise to the Fruitland Mutual Water Company for Location of Water Lines on Certain County-Owned Rights-of-Way; and Authorizing the County Executive to Execute Said Franchise. (Franchise for Water Lines - Fruitland Mutual Water Company - Council Districts 1, 2, and 5)
2020-6s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Granting a Nonexclusive Franchise to the Ashford Water District for Location of Water Lines on Certain County-Owned Rights-of-Way; and Authorizing the County Executive to Execute Said Franchise. (Franchise for Water Lines - Ashford Water District - Council District 3)
2020-7s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Granting a Nonexclusive Franchise to the Spanaway Water Company for Location of Water Lines on Certain County-Owned Rights-of-Way; and Authorizing the County Executive to Execute Said Franchise. (Franchise for Water Lines - Spanaway Water Company - Council Districts 3, 5 and 6)
2020-8s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Granting a Nonexclusive Franchise to the Valley Water District for Location of Water Lines on Certain County-Owned Rights-of-Way; and Authorizing the County Executive to Execute Said Franchise. (Franchise for Water Lines - Valley Water District - Council Districts 1, 2, and 3)
R2020-13 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Creating the Office of Behavioral Health Oversight Within the Office of the Pierce County Council. (Office of Behavioral Health Oversight)
R2020-20 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Requesting the Regional System of Care Committee Deliver to the Council by October 1, 2020, a Strategic Plan for Behavioral Health System Improvements to Inform Future Behavioral Health Tax Expenditures; Specifying the Council’s Intent to Act on an Ordinance Imposing a Behavioral Health Tax No Later than December 31, 2020. (Request for Strategic Plan for Behavioral Health System Improvements - Statement of Intent Relating to Imposition of Behavioral Health Tax)
2020-22 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Ratifying the Collective Bargaining Agreement Reached with the Professional and Technical Employees, Local No. 17, Engineering Supervisors; and Amending the Salary Classification Plan. (Collective Bargaining Agreement - Ratification)
2020-23 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Ratifying the Collective Bargaining Agreement Reached with the Professional and Technical Employees, Local No. 17, Engineering Unit; and Amending the Pierce County Salary Classification Plan. (Collective Bargaining Agreement - Ratification)
2020-24s An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Chapter 2.51 of the Pierce County Code, "Chemical Dependency Advisory Board," to Replace the Chemical Dependency Advisory Board with the Newly Created Behavioral Health Coordinating Commission; Amending Chapter 4.28 of the Pierce County Code, "Sales and Use Tax"; Amending Section 4.48.020 of the Pierce County Code, "Special Revenue Funds"; Authorizing the Levy and Collection of an Additional Sales and Use Tax of One-Tenth of One Percent for Behavioral Health and Therapeutic Courts; Providing for Allocation and Use of Taxes Received; Making Declarations and Findings Related to Behavioral Health Disorders and Establishing County Goals and Priorities; Providing for Administration of Taxes Collected; Prescribing Violations and Penalties; Directing Tax Collection to Begin at the Earliest Date Consistent with Revised Code of Washington 82.14.055; Adopting a Planning Framework for the Behavioral Health Coordinating Commission; and Establishing a Sunset Date. (Sales and Use Tax for Behavioral Health Services and Therapeutic Courts - Behavioral Health Coordinating Commission Created)
2020-26 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Modifying the Effective Date of Ordinance No. 2019-28s, Which Amended Chapter 13.04 of the Pierce County Code, "Sewer Administrative Regulations," and Created the Alternative Commercial Connection Charge Program. (Alternative Commercial Connection Charge Program - Effective Date)

 Consent Items - Introduction, Referral, Setting Dates
Proposal # Title
R2020-19 A Resolution of the Pierce County Council Authorizing the County Executive to Enter Into a One-Year Contract for Publishing Legal Notices for Pierce County. (Contract for Publishing Legal Notices)
2020-25 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Amending Ordinance No. 91-184; Authorizing the Reopening of a Portion of Way Street in the Plat of Hyada Park in Section 16, Township 21 North, Range 3 East, W.M. in the Browns Point Area; and Directing the County Engineer to Update Appropriate County Records and Post Signage as Appropriate. (Reopening of a portion of Right-of-Way - Way Street - District 2)
2020-27 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Ratifying the Memorandum of Understanding Reached with the Teamsters Local Union No. 117, General Unit, Extending the 2018 - 2019 Labor Agreement to December 31, 2020; and Amending the Pierce County Salary Classification Plan. (Memorandum of Understanding - Ratification - Teamsters Local 117, General Unit)
2020-28 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Ratifying the Memorandum of Understanding Reached with the Teamsters Local Union No. 117, Pierce County Sheriff’s Unit, Extending the 2018 - 2019 Labor Agreement to December 31, 2020; and Amending the Pierce County Salary Classification Plan. (Memorandum of Understanding - Ratification - Teamsters Local 117, Pierce County Sheriff's Unit)
2020-29 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Ratifying the Collective Bargaining Agreement Reached with Council 2, Washington State Council of County and City Employees, American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME), AFL-CIO, Local 120 - General Unit; and Amending the Pierce County Classification Plan. (Collective Bargaining Agreement - Ratification)
2020-30 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Ratifying the Collective Bargaining Agreement Reached with the Pierce County Deputy Sheriffs Independent Guild, Local No. 1889 Community Service Officers; and Amending the Pierce County Salary Classification Plan. (Collective Bargaining Agreement - Ratification)
2020-31 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Granting a Nonexclusive Franchise to the Stroh’s Water Company, Inc., for Location of Water Lines on Certain County-Owned Rights-of-Way; and Authorizing the County Executive to Execute Said Franchise. (Franchise for Water Lines - Stroh's Water Company - District 7)
2020-32 An Ordinance of the Pierce County Council Adopting Development Moratoria Pursuant to Revised Code of Washington (RCW) 36.70A.390; Prohibiting Enhanced Service Facilities; Adopting a Work Plan to Establish Appropriate Development Regulations and Siting Criteria for Enhanced Service Facilities in Unincorporated Pierce County; and Adopting Findings of Fact. (Enhanced Service Facilities - Development Moratorium - Work Plan for Development Regulations and Siting Criteria)