The Pierce County Council has streamlined the code enforcement process for cleaning up abandoned homes, solid waste and nuisance property violations.
The Pierce County Auditor’s Office is opening a special appointment period to recruit individuals to write committee statements for the Aug. 1, 2017, Primary Election Local Voters’ Pamphlet in the following districts:
Marijuana and drug enforcement numbers are in, including a rise in people driving while drugged. See what resources it requires from the Pierce County Sheriff, and how marijuana tax revenue is being spent. Watch video below or on YouTube.
About 60,000 more people are projected to move to the unincorporated communities of Pierce County between 2010 and 2030, according to the Washington State Office of Financial Management.
LAKEWOOD, WA – Pierce County Prosecutor Mark Lindquist gave a public safety update to councilmembers at the regularly scheduled Lakewood City Council meeting. First, Prosecutor Lindquist discussed the High Priority Offender Program (HPO), a data-driven approach to prosecution.
Registrations are now underway for Eco Explorers Adventure Camp! Three great weeks with outstanding camp support from various organizations. Come with us as we trek around Pierce County for exploration, adventure, and creative play. Give us a call at 253-798-4141 or go online to www.piercecountywa.org/parks and register.
Pierce County has won a National Association of Counties (NACo) Award for using the latest technology to streamline elections.
As part of an international effort to strength volcano preparedness, Pierce County is welcoming Colombian scientists, politicians, and emergency management officials responsible for volcano preparedness.
In recognition of Older Americans Month in May, Pierce County’s Aging and Disability Resources and the Pierce County Library System will host a series of free film screenings of the PBS Frontline documentary ’Being Mortal’. A guided discussion will follow each showing.
Candidate filing begins Monday, May 15 with the Pierce County Auditor’s Office. A total of 204 offices in 74 jurisdictions across the county are open for election this year. They include: