County Government HEADLINES
A Pierce County Council committee Tuesday recommended making it illegal for suspected prostitutes and their customers to attempt to detect undercover officers.
Pierce County leaders might make it illegal for suspected prostitutes and their customers to attempt to detect undercover officers.
Pierce Transits board Monday approved a 28 percent cut in bus service hours to take effect early this fall, including reductions for Fife, Milton and Edgewood, despite their objections.
State government chose the health department to help Pierce County residents enroll in the states health insurance exchange, the marketplace created to implement President Barack Obamas health law.
The Senate majority is a majority again. The Pierce County Council named University Place Republican Rep. Steve OBan to replace Sen. Mike Carrell, who died last week.
The Pierce County Council is facing pressure to speed up the process of naming a replacement for state Sen. Mike Carrell, who died Wednesday.
Several Pierce County cities will see a leadership shakeup at the end of this year, as many cities are losing their mayors and others have attracted challengers.
The slow-motion process of filling an empty judicial seat in Pierce County’s largest court takes another step Wednesday, with no clear date for a final decision.
Pierce Transit has won a $1.1 million state grant to increase bus service on the Pacific Avenue corridor between Parkland and downtown Tacoma.
South Sound 911s board unanimously approved an agreement today with the City of Puyallup, agreeing to pay for about $3.5 million in radio improvements for the city.
Voters rejected on Tuesday the creation of a park district in Bonney Lake, which would have granted the city authority to tax residents to maintain parks and recreation facilities.
Pierce County is preparing to buy a crucial, missing link for connecting the Foothills Trail from South Prairie to Buckley.
The Tacoma-Pierce County Board of Health approved more than $1 million in cutbacks Wednesday to a range of programs, including enforcement of the ban on smoking in restaurants and outreach to high-risk, pregnant women.
Pierce County Councilman Stan Flemming is calling for an audit to determine how much the countys mental-health provider spends on administrative costs compared with patient care.
Pierce County Executive Pat McCarthy has selected former Washington State Patrol Chief Lowell Porter as director of the county’s Department of Emergency Management.
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