Pierce County Council to passes Birth to 25 Commission and Birth to Three Policies
The Pierce County Council passed 5-2 the development of a Birth to 25 Commission Ordinance 2019-6. Also passed 6-1, was a Birth to Three policy Resolution 2019-15 best practices and cross coordination to improve child and family outcomes in Pierce County .
Those interested in participating in the Birth to 25 Advisory Board should apply via the County's boards and commissions appointment process.
Pierce County Talks- Meet Our Newest Councilmembers
Grab a cup of coffee and join us as we meet the newest Pierce County Councilmembers Dave Morell and Marty Campbell. We cover their hobbies, their top priorities and some funny stories as they navigate the first few months on the job.
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.