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Pierce County Parks: One of the new things happening at Pierce County Parks is Freezin Fridays at Sprinker Recreation Center, 7:45-9:45 pm. It’s a great place for teens to come and “chill” with friends! Sprinker Recreation Center's ice arena a safe and healthy environment for teens to have fun with their friends. During these public skate sessions, we have special EFX lights and a live on ice DJ playing all the latest popular music. The session is open to all ages but geared towards teens. For more information go to Freezin Fridays

Puyallup Chamber’s list of area events: Downtown Art & Wine Walk, October 1st, 2016. “Forget The Rest, Come Taste The Best!” Don’t miss out on this premier event in downtown Puyallup! Sip on local and international varietals while shopping and admiring art in our lovely downtown. Saturday, October 1st, 2016. Click for more information on events in the Puyallup-Sumner area.

Orting Chamber of Commerce: One of the longest running events is coming up in October, Orting Red Hat Days! This year’s theme is “Woods and Water.” Come and enjoy the Parade, the Car show, Pet Show, and dances for both young and old, and much more! Click for things happening in Orting.

South Hill Chamber of Commerce: HARVEST FESTIVAL is being held at Centennial Park, October 1. Events include Antique Tractor Parade, Games, Food, Music and More! Click to find more happenings in South Hill area.

alert.pngOpportunity to serve on the Conservation Futures and Open Space Citizens’ Advisory Board

The Conservation Futures and Open Space Citizens’ Advisory Board (CAB) is looking to fill three vacancies on the board for Pierce County Districts 1, 4 and 5. Individuals must live in the district they are representing and is a four-year term. If you are interested contact Nicole Hill at (253)798-4252 or .

To learn more about the Conservation Futures and Open Space program visit www.piercecountywa.org/cfutures.

New road in Bonney Lake to open soon near Tehaleh

A new road in slated to open in Bonney Lake this April near the Tehaleh development. The one-mile section will give drivers a direct link to 410, rather than weaving through the neighborhood, and should help alleviate some congestion. Hear from Pierce County Councilmember Dan Roach.

Property Crimes Unit

Pierce County officials want to reduce the number of property crimes. The 2016 County budget includes funding for a new, special unit in the Sheriff's Department.

About Dan Roach

Dan Roach was elected to the Pierce County Council in 2010. Councilmember Roach represents the communities of East Pierce County, including:

Councilmember Roach serves as the vice chair of the Council and the Rules and Operations Committee. He also serves as the chair of the Jail Working Group. Find out other standing committees and external boards Councilmember Roach serves on.

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.

Contact Us

Dan Roach

District 1 Councilmember

Tammi Lewis
Councilmember Assistant

County-City Building
Room 1046
930 Tacoma Ave. S.
Tacoma, WA 98402-2176

Ph: (253) 798-3635
Fx: (253) 798-7509


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