Helping to oversee your Pierce County Library System.

The Board of Trustees of Pierce County Library System meets on the second Wednesday of the month at 3:30 p.m. at the Library’s Administrative Center, 3005 112th Street East, Tacoma. On occasion, the Board meetings are held at a library branch or may have a different start time. Please refer to the Board meeting schedule for updated dates, times and locations.  Prior to a meeting, the Board is sent an informational packet related to discussion topics. Following is a link to the current agenda and complete agenda packet. If you have any questions, contact Petra McBride at 253-548-3420.

Public Comment

The Board of Trustees welcomes oral or written comments at its regular meetings.  The time limit for comments is three (3) minutes.
  • If you would like to make a public comment and are attending the Board meeting in person, you will be asked to sign up with your full name, address and topic.
  • If you would like to make a public comment and are attending the Board meeting virtually, sign up by emailing Petra McBride with your full name, address and topic by 2 p.m. on the day of the meeting.

Written comments must be submitted 24 hours prior to the meeting to ensure Trustees have ample time to review. Written comments will not be read aloud.

Special Meeting of the Board of Trustees

September 18, 2023, Study Session

The meeting will be held in person at: 3005 112th St E, Tacoma WA 98446

Optional virtual attendance is available via:

Phone: Dial+ | Webinar ID: 850 7241 9434 | Passcode: 328087

Web Browser or App:

(Zoom user account is required to join via web browser) 

Please call 253-548-3442 or email Brenda Tanksley if you have difficulty joining the meeting.

To View the Board Packet

  • Click on the link above.
  • The document is a PDF and should open automatically in Adobe Reader. On the sidebar, click on the Bookmarks icon to see the name/link to individual documents. (The Bookmarks icon is a blue ribbon.)
    • If you do not have Adobe Reader installed on your device, follow this link to download it for free.
  • Using an iPad: Download and save the file. Open in iBooks to read the documents. If you do not have iBooks installed on your device, you can download it for free from the App Store.