The University Place City Council will hold a Special Council Meeting on Monday, March 25, 2013, 6:30 p.m. in the Town Hall Meeting Room at 3715 Bridgeport Way West. Following is the meeting agenda:
A Special Meeting of the Pierce County Council will be held on Tuesday, March 19, 2013 – 10:00 AM (District Court Administration, 930 Tacoma Avenue South, Room 239, Tacoma, WA). For the purpose of a tour of Pierce County District Court. The agenda will be as follows:
By Edie Jeffers
TACOMA – Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department is facing a budget cut of more than $1.6 million because of Title XIX Medicaid Administrative Match federal funding formula changes. The federal funding reimburses the Department for services it provides to low-income people who receive Medicaid.
Pierce County News Release
Community Connections is expanding special needs transportation in rural Pierce County. The “Beyond the Borders Connector,” a four-month pilot project, provides eligible riders with a link to services in rural communities. The transportation program is administered by Pierce County and serves seniors, individuals with disabilities, and people with low incomes. The new routes are available in Sumner/ Bonney Lake/Prairie Ridge, as well as, Spanaway/Roy/Yelm, and connect with Pierce and Sound Transit stops.
The City of Lakewood is accepting applications to fill one (1) vacancy on the Human Services Funding Advisory Board.
DESCRIPTION: The role and responsibilities of the Human Services Funding Advisory Board are to:
LAKEWOOD, WA – The City of Lakewood’s economic development team has collaborated with their counterparts in Pierce County government to conduct a free forum for businesses of all sizes on preventing online crime and business identity theft. Businesses will learn about and what they can do to prevent or mitigate potential threats. Interested participants must register to attend at the link below. The City and County will host the workshop (March 20 – 8:30 am-12 pm) in Lakewood City Hall’s Council Chambers at 6000 Main Street SW.
Devon Hodge, a homeschool sophomore from Anderson Island, spent the last week working as a page for the Washington State Senate at the Capitol in Olympia. Hodge was one of 18 students who served as Senate pages for the seventh week of the 2013 legislative session.
By Kurt Sample, Coordinator, Lakewood’s Promise
You are invited to the 2nd Annual Lakewood Youth Council Celebration on Monday, October 17 (5:30-7:30 pm). [RSVP by clicking here.] Our own Youth Council will be taking over the Council Chambers at Lakewood City Hall to recognize adults who make a difference in young people’s lives, recognize schools, clubs and youth-serving agencies, present the 2011 Paint Your Wagon Awards, and announce the projects for the youth-led Make a Difference Day. Please help make this a memorable event by attending, and if you are responsible for a school or youth program, by bringing a couple of youth delegates along with you.