Category: Public Safety

Council Schedule Highlights Week of March 11th, 2019

Council Schedule Highlights Week of March 11th, 2019

Monday, March 11th, 2019 1:30 pm Public Safety Committee Jim McCune, Chair Pam Roach, Vice Chair Connie Ladenburg Dave Morell Derek Young This meeting will be broadcast live and replayed on channel 22 (Comcast and Click! Network) and channel 20 (Rainier Connect). Access electronic meeting materials at http://www.piercecountywa.org/councilcommittees. Video archives are available at www.piercecountytv.org. The committee will hear reports …

Council Schedule Highlights Week of February 11th, 2019

Council Schedule Highlights Week of February 11th, 2019

As we dig out from the snowstorm and prepare for the next, I anticipate that this schedule will change. While a couple of us can probably make it to work safely, we need to be thinking of constituents, staff, and councilmembers who are traveling from every part of the County. As of the time I …

Council Schedule Highlights Week of April 23rd, 2018

Council Schedule Highlights Week of April 23rd, 2018

Monday, APRIL 23rd, 2018 1:30pm Public Safety, Human Services, and Budget Dan Roach, Chair Derek Young, Vice Chair Connie Ladenburg Jim McCune Pam Roach This meeting will be broadcast live and replayed on channel 22 (Comcast and Click! Network) and on channel 20 (Rainier Connect) Electronic meeting material can be accessed at http://www.piercecountywa.org/councilcommittees.Video archives are available at www.piercecountytv.org. Bethel …

Pierce County Council passes 2018 supplemental budget with emphasis on public safety

Pierce County Council passes 2018 supplemental budget with emphasis on public safety

Yesterday the Pierce County Council voted unanimously to adopt Ordinance 2018-11s, the 2018 supplemental budget as amended. The additional $3.7 million appropriation focuses on supporting public safety, parks and community infrastructure improvements. Public safety funding includes: An additional FTE to handle nuisance proeprty cases in the civil division of the Prosecuting Attorney’s office $500,000 to hire five additional Sheriff’s …

Council Schedule Highlights Week of April 9th, 2018

Council Schedule Highlights Week of April 9th, 2018

Monday, APRIL 9th, 2018 1:30pm Public Safety, Human Services, and Budget Dan Roach, Chair Derek Young, Vice Chair Connie Ladenburg Jim McCune Pam Roach This meeting will be broadcast live and replayed on channel 22 (Comcast and Click! Network) and on channel 20 (Rainier Connect) Electronic meeting material can be accessed at http://www.piercecountywa.org/councilcommittees.Video archives are available at www.piercecountytv.org. Juvenile …

Council Schedule Highlights Week of March 26th, 2018

Council Schedule Highlights Week of March 26th, 2018

This week I’ll be speaking at a couple events: Tacoma Chamber West Side Wake Up Friday, March 30th, 7:30am Salvation Army 1110 S Puget Sound KP Lion’s Club Citizen of the Year Awards Saturday, March 31st, 6:00pm Key Peninsula Civic Center, details here Monday, MARCH 26th, 2018 10:00am Rules Committee Douglas G. Richardson, Chair Connie Ladenburg, …

Council Schedule Highlights Week of March 12th, 2018

Council Schedule Highlights Week of March 12th, 2018

Monday, MARCH 12th, 2018 1:30pm Public Safety, Human Services, and Budget Dan Roach, Chair Derek Young, Vice Chair Connie Ladenburg Jim McCune Pam Roach This meeting will be broadcast live and replayed on channel 22 (Comcast and Click! Network) and on channel 20 (Rainier Connect) Electronic meeting material can be accessed athttp://www.piercecountywa.org/councilcommittees.Video archives are available at …

Council Schedule Highlights Week of March 5th, 2018

Council Schedule Highlights Week of March 5th, 2018

Monday, MARCH 5th, 2018 1:30pm Community Development Committee Rick Talbert, Chair Dan Roach, Vice Chair Douglas G. Richardson Derek Young Jim McCune This meeting will be broadcast live and replayed on channel 22 (Comcast and Click! Network) and on channel 20 (Rainier Connect). Electronic meeting material can be accessed at www.co.pierce.wa.us/index.aspx?NID=4414.Video archives are available at www.piercecountytv.org. Presentation: Planning …

Partnerships

Partnerships

A crucial component of our work is collaboration with other agencies and organizations. The public doesn’t care much about silos, they just want the job done as efficiently and effectively as possible. I think that’s an important part of my job as your County Councilmember. School Impact Fees According to Municipal Research and Services Center (MRSC): Impact …

Counties still seeking help from Legislature

Counties still seeking help from Legislature

The following email was sent to members of the Pierce County legislative delegation urging them to help support funding for public safety and justice in this year’s supplemental budget. Pierce County Delegation, As co-chair of the Legislative Steering Committee for Washington counties, there is much to be grateful for in both budgets. Thank you for including a …