Public Notices

COUNCIL NOTICES

SPECIAL MEETING NOTICE(S): 

There are currently no special Council meetings scheduled.

PUBLIC HEARING(S): 

11/8/2022 and 11/22/2022: The DuPont City Council will hold two Public Hearings to accept testimony on the proposed 2023-2024 biennial budget. The first hearing will be held at the Regular City Council Meeting on Tuesday, November 8, 2022, at approximately 6:00 p.m. A second public hearing will be held at the Regular Council meeting on Tuesday, November 22, 2022, at approximately 6:00 p.m. Related information can be found below:

11/22/2022: The DuPont City Council will hold a hybrid public hearing to accept testimony on the proposed DuPont Station Properties Comprehensive Plan Amendment, Rezone and Text Amendments per DMC 25.170 and DMC 25.165. Comments may be submitted in writing prior to the public hearing to the City Clerk’s Office, 1700 Civic Drive, DuPont, WA 98327 or by email to kmuir@dupontwa.gov.  Please review the legal notice below for further information about providing testimony. 

11/22/2022: The DuPont City Council will hold a hybrid public hearing to accept testimony on a proposed ordinance to place on the April 2023 ballot a renewal of the City’s six-year EMS levy. This hearing is the public's opportunity to voice their opinion on the ballot proposition. Comments may be submitted in writing prior to the public hearing to the City Clerk’s Office, 1700 Civic Drive, DuPont, WA 98327 or by email to kmuir@dupontwa.gov.  Please review the legal notice below for further information about providing testimony.

PUBLIC / HYBRID MEETINGS:

The public may access public meetings in person or remotely using a Zoom.us Meeting ID and Passcode.  Detailed instructions to access a meeting, including the Meeting ID and Passcode, can be found on the meeting's agenda, which can be found at the links below once they are published:

MAKING PUBLIC COMMENT DURING MEETINGS: 

Regarding the Open Public Meetings Act and taken from the Municipal Research and Services Center (MRSC) of Washington's website, "Effective June 9, 2022, public comment at regular meetings of a governing body of a public agency where final action is taken is now a requirement. Note that a governing body includes not just the city or county council or board of commissioners, but also planning commissions, civil service commissions, and other policy or rule-making bodies, and committees that act on behalf of the governing body, conduct hearings, or take testimony or public comment."

To review the detailed instructions for making a public comment click on the correct type of meeting below:

PLANNING COMMISSION:

Eligible applicants for Planning Commissioner must be residents of the City of DuPont. Residents interested in applying to the Planning Commission must submit a completed application, a letter of interest, and a resume to City Hall, Attn: Karri Muir, City Clerk, 1700 Civic Drive, DuPont, WA.  More information about the Planning Department can be found here.

CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION:

Pursuant to RCW 41.12.030 and RCW 41.08.030, each Civil Service Commission Commissioner must be a resident of the City of DuPont for at least three (3) years immediately preceding City Council appointment and be a registered voter in Pierce County. At the time of any appointment, not more than two commissioners shall be adherents of the same political party. The term of office is six (6) years. 

The purpose of the Civil Service Commission is to implement, administer, and direct a civil service system that is consistent with state laws for sworn personnel of the DuPont Police Department and uniformed personnel of the DuPont Fire Department. The commission provides sworn police and uniformed fire employees with a quasi-judicial process for hearings on appeals concerning disciplinary actions, examination and testing, and other related issues.  More information about the Civil Service Commission can be found here.

Residents interested in applying to the Civil Service Commission must submit a completed application, a letter of interest, and a resume to City Hall, Attn: Karri Muir, City Clerk, 1700 Civic Drive, DuPont, WA.  

LODGING TAX ADVISORY COMMITTEE (LTAC):

The City’s Lodging Tax Advisory Committee (LTAC) was established for the purpose of making recommendations to the City Council regarding the City lodging tax revenue for tourism promotion and tourism facility purposes. By state law, at least two (2) members are representatives of businesses required to collect the tax, two (2) members are persons involved in activities authorized to be funded by the tax, and one (1) member is an elected official of the City.  For further information regarding the funding application process and guidelines, please see the LTAC webpage found here.

Individuals interested in applying to be an LTAC member must submit a completed application, a letter of interest, and a resume to City Hall, Attn: Karri Muir, City Clerk, 1700 Civic Drive, DuPont, WA 98327.  

PARK & RECREATION COMMISSION:

The City is seeking interested residents for appointments to the City’s Park & Recreation Commission. Eligible applicants must be residents of the City of DuPont for a minimum of one (1) year.  More information about the Park & Recreation Commission can be found here.

Residents interested in applying must submit a completed application and a letter of interest that includes relevant professional experience, reasons for desiring to be appointed to this position, and thoughts on the most significant parks and recreational issues facing the City in both the short and long term to City Hall, Attn: Karri Muir, City Clerk, 1700 Civic Drive, DuPont, WA 98327.  

SALARY COMMISSION: 

The Salary Commission meets as needed; more information regarding the Salary Commission can be found here.

TRANSPORTATION BENEFIT DISTRICT (TBD) BOARD:

According to TBD Resolution 22-001, the 2022 meeting schedule is as follows:

  • Tuesday, February 8, 2022
  • Tuesday, May 10, 2022
  • Tuesday, June 14, 2022
  • Tuesday, October 11, 2022

More information about the TBD can be found here.


TREE ADVISORY COMMISSION:

The City is seeking interested residents for appointment to the City’s Tree Advisory Commission. Applicants do not need to be residents of the City of DuPont.  More information about the Tree Advisory Commission can be found here.

Individuals interested in applying must submit a completed application, a letter of interest, and resume to City Hall, Attn: Karri Muir, City Clerk, 1700 Civic Drive, DuPont, WA 98327.