Lakewood City Council

City Council Agenda Packets and Meeting Schedule

Every month, the first and third Mondays are regular council meetings. The second and fourth Mondays are study sessions. Typically, the council does not meet on the fifth Monday of the month, unless a special meeting is called. Meetings begin at 7 p.m. on the dates below, unless otherwise indicated.
View the full meeting calendar here.

Schedule and Agenda Packets
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Public Comments

Meeting Agenda Packets

To see City Council meeting minutes, click here. All links below lead to a PDF file.

Meeting Schedule and Tentative Topics

July 15, 2024 Regular Meeting

  • Authorizing the execution of an agreement with Tyler Technologies, in the amount of $581,630, for financial enterprise resource (ERP) System
  • Authorizing the award of a construction contract to Asphalt Patch Systems, in the amount of $162,475, for the 2024 Pavement Patching Program
  • Authorizing the execution of a professional services agreement with MacDonald Miller for the firearm range heating system replacement equipment for Lakewood Police Station
  • Authorizing the execution of an interlocal agreement for multi-jurisdictional specialty teams in Pierce County
  • Ordinance creating Chapter 8.46 of the Lakewood Municipal Code relating to camping in the city
  • Reports by the City Manager – Electronic Reader Board Sign Update

July 22, 2024 Study Session

  • Review of 2nd Quarter (2024) Police Report 
  • Review Ordinance related to fines and forfeitures for parking and photo enforcement
  • 2024 Comprehensive Plan Periodic Review Part 1

August 5, 2024 Regular Meeting

  • Proclamation declaring August 6, 2024 as National Night Out – Chief Patrick Smith, Lakewood Police Department
  • Clover Park School District Report – Krissy Kim, Boardmember
  • Appointing the 2024-2025 Youth Councilmembers
  • Appointing Public Safety Advisory Committee members
  • This is the date set for a public hearing on the proposed vacation of a portion of 100th Street SW lying west of Dekoven Drive and east of Steilacoom Lake  
  • Ordinance approving a Franchise Agreement with Allstream (Integra Telecommunications)

August 12, 2024 Study Session

  • Joint Public Safety Advisory Committee meeting
  • 2024 Comprehensive Plan Periodic Review Part 2
  • 112th Street and Idlewild Road Project Update
  • Review of Sound Transit agreement regarding Lakewood Station Access Improvement Funds
  • Review of 2025-2026 City Council Goals and Priorities

August 19, 2024 Regular Meeting

  • Business Showcase – Burs Restaurant
  • West Pierce Fire & Rescue Recognition of Agencies for Fire Response
  • Approving Sound Transit agreement regarding Lakewood Station Access Improvement Funds
  • Approving the 2025-2026 City Council Goals and Priorities
  • This is the date set for a public hearing on the 2024 Comprehensive Plan Periodic Review
  • Ordinance considering the proposed vacation of a portion of 100th Street SW lying west of Dekoven Drive and east of Steilacoom Lake  

August 26, 2024 Study Session

  • Review of American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) fund reallocation process
  • 2024 Comprehensive Plan Periodic Review Discussion
  • Review Ordinance related to mandatory minimum jail sentences (tentative)

Meetings and Agenda Packets

All links below lead to a PDF file.

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Watch City Council Meetings

There are three ways to watch a City Council Meeting:

In-Person

Lakewood City Hall
Council Chambers
6000 Main Street SW
Lakewood, WA 98499

Virtual

Meetings may be watched live from the City of Lakewood YouTube channel.

Meetings may also be joined via Zoom, meeting ID: 868 7263 2373.

Telephone

Dial +1 (253) 215- 8782 and enter meeting ID: 868 7263 2373.


Public Comments

The City Council allows Public Comment during Regular Meetings. These are held on the first and third Monday of every month. Public Comments are accepted by mail, email, or by live or virtual comment. Send comments in advance by mail or email to Briana Schumacher, City Clerk at 6000 Main Street SW Lakewood, WA 98499 or [email protected].

Each speaker is allowed three minutes to speak during the Public Comment portion of the meetings.

To provide virtual comments:
Join the Zoom meeting as an attendee by dialing +1(253) 215- 8782 on your phone and enter meeting ID: 868 7263 2373. You can also click this link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86872632373.

For those using the ZOOM link, upon entering the meeting please enter your name. Use the “Raise Hand” feature to be called upon by the Mayor during the Public Comments portion of the agenda. When you are unmuted please provide your name and city of residence.

For those participating by calling in by telephone, to use the “Raise Hand” feature press *9 on your phone. Your name or the last three digits of your phone number will be called out when it is your turn to speak. When using your phone to call in you may need to press *6 to unmute yourself. When you are unmuted please provide your name and city of residence.

Outside of Public Comments, all attendees on ZOOM will continue to have the ability to virtually raise their hand for the duration of the meeting.  You will not be acknowledged and your microphone will remain muted except for when you are called upon.


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