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Posted on: September 22, 2015

Executive McCarthy unveils sustainable, customer-focused 2016 budget

Pierce County Executive Pat McCarthy detailed her budget proposal before the County Council Tuesday, highlighting an expanded economy, improved customer services and an investment in what she termed the “moral center” of government.

Her 2016 budget pro...Read on...

Budget & Finance
Posted on: October 9, 2014

County Council sets 10 meetings for 2015 budget

The Pierce County Council has scheduled 10 public meetings as it considers spending priorities for the 2015 budget.

Council members will soon conclude a series of retreats at which they learned about the specifics of the 2015 budget proposal submitted...Read on...

Budget & Finance
Posted on: September 5, 2014

Pierce County’s sewer system receives strong credit ratings in advance of bond sale

Pierce County’s sewer system received strong credit ratings this week from Standard & Poor’s (S&P) Rating Services and Moody’s Investors Service (Moody’s) in preparation for its upcoming revenue bond issuance. S&P assigned its "AA" l...Read on...

Budget & Finance
Posted on: December 3, 2012

County selects Tracy Guerin as deputy director of Budget & Finance

Tracy Guerin, a top manager of Washington State government, has been selected as the deputy director of the Pierce County Budget and Finance Department.

"Tracy brings extensive experience in the major services provided by the county and will hold ...Read on...

Budget & Finance