Pierce County Parks is updating the Parks, Recreation & Open Space (PROS) Plan. This is an update to the 2014 PROS Plan. The PROS Plan provides a vision and strategic implementation plan to provide opportunities for people to connect to nature; live active, healthy lifestyles; experience vibrant community spaces; and learn about sustainable practices. The plan also address open space and trails as integral elements of a livable community. The PROS Plan guides planning for the park system from 2020-2030.
On September 20, 2019, a public review draft of the 2020-2030 PROS Plan was released. The comment period for this draft will close on November 4, 2019. The public is invited to attend the following meetings to learn more about the PROS Plan:
Pierce County Land Use Advisory Commissions Joint Meeting, October 14, 6 p.m. at Sprinker Recreation Center, 14824 C St. E, Tacoma, 98444
Pierce County Parks Citizens Advisory Board Study Session, October 15, 2019, 6 p.m. at Lakewood Community Center, 9112 Lakewood Dr. SW, Lakewood, 98499
Pierce County Planning Commission Study Session, November 6, 2019, 12 p.m. at Pierce County Annex, 2401 S. 35th St., Tacoma, 98409
Pierce County Parks Citizens Advisory Board Meeting, November 20, 2019, 6 p.m. at Frontier Park, 21718 Meridian E, Graham, 98338
Pierce County Planning Commission, November 26, 9:30 a.m. at Pierce County Annex, 2401 S. 35th St., Tacoma, 98409
Additional meetings will be posted as they are scheduled. Pierce County staff is also available to attend community meetings to present about the PROS Plan and answer questions. Please contact Tiffany Odell, Senior Planner, to request a meeting.