During study session on May 22, members of City Council are scheduled to review the Planning Commission’s recommendations on the 2012 Annual Amendment to the Comprehensive Plan and Land Use Regulatory Code. As a second item on the agenda, City Council is scheduled to receive an update on the 2013-2014 Biennial Budget calendar and process. The Council will not take public comment during the noon study session in the Tacoma Municipal Building North, 733 Market St., Room 16. Audio from the session will be broadcast live on TV Tacoma and on www.tvtacoma.com
. On-demand audio archives are available on the web within 24 hours of the meeting at www.tvtacoma.com
Karrie Spitzer, Community Relations, firstname.lastname@example.org
, (253) 591-5790
The City Council is scheduled to hold a public hearing May 22 for the Planning Commission’s proposed amendments to the Comprehensive Plan and Land Use Regulatory Code for 2012. The public hearing will start at approximately 5:30 p.m. and will be held in the Council Chambers on first floor of the Tacoma Municipal Building, 747 Market St.
Contact: Lihuang Wung, Community and Economic Development, email@example.com, (253) 591-5682
The City of Tacoma and the Larchmont, Fern Hill, Pac West, Blueberry Park South and East and Spooner’s Tract neighborhoods have partnered to schedule a spring cleanup for May 19 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Homeowners and renters in single-family and duplex residences in these areas are encouraged to unload unwanted items for free. During these cleanups, volunteers and staff from the City will accept items for disposal at the Church of God in Christ, 9201 Pacific Ave. All that is required to dump in eligible neighborhoods is a proof of residence such as a driver’s license or current utility bill. Items that can’t be dumped include: material from a business; cars, motorcycles, campers or boat parts; truck canopies, trailers, boats or recreational vehicles; daily household garbage; hazardous waste; riding mowers; and animal carcasses.
Contact: Allyson Griffith, Community Based Services, firstname.lastname@example.org, (253) 591-5119
City Council standing committee meetings this week
Economic Development Committee
May 22, 10 a.m. in Tacoma Municipal Building, 747 Market St., Room 248
Environment and Public Works Committee
May 23, 4:30 p.m. in Tacoma Municipal Building North, 733 Market St., Room 16
Public Safety, Human Services and Education Committee
May 24, 4:30 p.m. in Tacoma Municipal Building, 747 Market St., Room 248
Editor’s Note: For information about these or other City activities after business hours, please call Communications Supervisor Rob McNair-Huff at (253) 591-5054 or Community Relations Specialist Karrie Spitzer at (253) 591-5790.