Lower Cost of Doing Business

Government policies and procedures are streamlined so that companies save time and money.

Part of our vision is to make Pierce County a great place to work.
To do that, we are focused on reducing fees, lowering costs and making it simpler and more advantageous to operate a business here.
Priority Initiatives
  • Red tape reduction initiative - Round 2
  • Commercial zoning simplification
  • PALS+ enhancement and regionalization project (sharing with other jurisdictions)
  • Analyze cutting sewer connection fees and strategic sewer expansion
  • Permit co-location

Program Measures

Program measures provide insight into county programs and initiatives. This data allows Pierce County to better monitor its operations and improve outcomes for the people we serve.