You're invited to a Lake Tapps community meeting
Recently there have been conversations about what is – and is not – appropriate boating use on Lake Tapps. Since there are still a few weeks left of summer, I’m holding a community meeting to bring all sides together for a meaningful discussion of the matter. I hope you can join us.
Volunteers needed for Parks and Rec Citizens' Advisory Board
The Pierce County Parks & Recreation Citizens’ Advisory Board currently has an At-Large opening. If you know of anyone who would like to help build a better Parks Department we would greatly appreciate any recommendations you may have.
Interested parties can find an application on the Parks Citizens Advisory Board website. This vacancy should be filled by October, so get your applications in soon!
About Dan Roach
Dan Roach was elected to the Pierce County Council in 2010. Councilmember Roach represents the communities of East Pierce County, including:
Political Background Information
Prior to his election to the Pierce County Council, Dan served five consecutive terms in the House of Representatives, representing the 31st legislative district. There he served in various capacities ranging from House Republican leadership to ranking minority member of the Transportation Committee. Dan sponsored legislation fighting meth, identity theft and crime. He also fought for property rights and lower taxes. In 2007, he passed the Rest in Peace Act, which protects the families of our fallen veterans from funeral protestors.
Dan graduated from Brigham Young University with a bachelor of arts in political science and minor in Spanish. Dan is active in the Boy Scouts of America and is a member of the LDS Church. He is also active in local schools, youth sports, and local chambers. Dan currently resides in the Bonney Lake area with his wife Melanie, and their five children. Dan and Melanie own Roach Gymnastics Inc., located in Sumner, Washington.