Making Democracy Work

Local Pierce County Studies

Studies that LWVT-PC has conducted


Many questions are answered in this study: What services does the County provide? How are they paid for? Where does our property tax go? And much more.

This study will be the subject of unit meetings in November 2016.

Read the study here

Mental Health Study

Services for the Seriously Mentally Ill in Pierce County

Read our report of the Mental Health services in Pierce County, completed in February 2016, here.

Updated version as of October 2016, which includes comments from Optum BHO, is here.

Other Studies

Other Publications

Positions and Action

After a study has been completed, and consensus meetings of the membership have been conducted about the study findings, the Board may adopt a position on the subject consistent with the direction of the members' consensus. This position can be the basis of action by the League with elected officials.

See the current positions and a detailed discussion of this process here.