Joint Municipal Action Committee


The Joint Municipal Action Committee (JMAC) was established in the mid-1970s and included the City of Tacoma, Metro Parks and the Tacoma School District. Pierce County became a member in 2005. The Port of Tacoma became a member in 2011. 



The JMAC consists of eight members who are appointed by the Mayor and City Council. 

Current 2013 Membership

Tacoma City Council
Anders Ibsen, Robert Thoms

Metro Parks
Tim Reid, Erik Hanberg

Tacoma School Board
Debbie Winskill, Kurt Miller

Pierce County Council
Rick Talbert, Connie Ladenburg

Port of Tacoma
Clare Petrich (Chair)

Duties and Responsibilities

The JMAC meets for the purpose of discussing common interests among the City of Tacoma, Metro Parks, the Tacoma School District, Pierce County and the Port of Tacoma.


Staff Support

Staffing support to the JMAC is provided by the Community and Economic Development Department.

Agendas and Minutes

Time and Day

8 AM

Regular Meetings
Second Friday of the Month

Quarterly Meetings
Second Friday of the Quarter

2013 Meeting Schedule
2014 Meeting Schedule
2015 Meeting Schedule


Tacoma Municipal Building
Room 248
747 Market Street
Tacoma, WA 98402

Additional Information

Denise Rakas
Staff Liaison
General Information
(253) 591-5364