Priority items in University Place
Are you aware?
- Residents pay the highest property tax in all of Pierce County. (Facts from Pierce County Accessor Treasurer). This affects us all and is another example of heavy tax burden, especially for our senior citizens and most vulnerable.
~ Stan is committed to reducing taxes.
- University Place is the only city in Pierce County without a business and operating tax.
~ Stan lead the charge to assure a business and operating tax was not implemented. He will continue to lead this effort to assure we have a business-friendly city.
- There is a current increase in crime in University Place.
~ Stan is committed to resourcing our law enforcement.
- The City of University Place had to dissolve their recreation department & all recreation activities. Many residents were very discouraged as senior citizens and youth activities are very important to our community.