Proposal on the Tacoma Tideflats Subarea Planning Process has been moved to December 5, 2017.
Proposal No. R2017-131 regarding the Tacoma Tideflats Subarea Planning Process has been rescheduled for the December 5th council meeting at 3:00 p.m. View and comment on the proposal.
Get Engaged in your 2018 Budget!
The County Council was presented with a draft 2018 Budget on Sept. 19. The Council has gone through an extensive evaluation of the draft budget proposal with a series of Committee of the Whole meetings to gather information and drill down on budget requests.
The final adoption is set for November 21st at the regularly scheduled 3:00 p.m. Council meeting.
Help Shape the Future of Pierce County Agriculture
The Pierce County Council is seeking volunteers to serve on the recently created Pierce County Agriculture Advisory Committee. The 13 member committee provides recommendations on issues that impact agriculture in Pierce County and acts as a forum for those interested in enhancing and promoting the long-term success of agriculture in the County.
The Pierce County Council is seeking a volunteer to represent the paddlesport community on the recently created Outdoor Sports and Recreation Council. If you are interested in serving please click here. Learn more about the Outdoor Sports and Recreation Council including upcoming meetings, members, and more at piercecountywa.org/outdoorsportscouncil.
Chambers Creek Regional Park Master Site Plan update
The Pierce County Council passed in a 5-1 vote the Chambers Creek Regional Park Master Site Plan update 2017-42. To watch the meeting click here.
The Council is the legislative branch of Pierce County government and is the policy-determining body of the County, as provided by the County Charter. The Council has all powers of the County not otherwise reserved to the people, the Executive, or general law.
The seven members are elected from each of seven contiguous and equally populated districts. Each county councilmember represents a district having a population of approximately 115,000 people (as of the 2010 Census) and is elected to a 4 year term.