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1980 Ordinances

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NUMBER

DESCRIPTION

APPROVAL DATE

1980-001

Ordinance establishing a permit system for and standards regulating the private access use of unopened County rights of way in order to insure that private road improvements are minimally sufficient for normal and emergency vehicular traffic, to provide for equitable sharing of private improvement costs, to further orderly and economic development of County maintained roads, and to otherwise protect the public health, safety and welfare and repealing resolution E-78 which had been enacted June 26, 1978 by the Board of County Commissioners

1/10/1980

1980-002

Ordinance in the matter of the adoption of a budget regarding the CETA Title II

1/10/1980

1980-003

Ordinance in the matter of the adoption of a budget regarding the CETA Title VI

1/10/1980

1980-004

Ordinance in the matter of the adoption of a budget regarding the CETA Title VI-Project

1/10/1980

1980-005

Ordinance amending Whatcom County Code Section 4.14.007 to reflect recent State Law amendments

1/10/1980

1980-006

Ordinance amending Whatcom County Ordinance No. 79-72, adopted December 6, 1979, concerning a franchise agreement between Whatcom County and Puget Sound Power and Light Company, a Washington Corporation

1/10/1980

1980-007

Ordinance authorizing a supplemental budget for the Auditor’s 1980 Budget

1/25/1980

1980-008

Ordinance establishing the Personnel System and Rules pursuant to Home Rule Charter Article 7

2/7/1980

1980-009

Ordinance authorizing a supplemental budget for the Planning Department’s 1980 Budget

2/7/1980

1980-010

Ordinance establishing a procedure to close or restrict the use of Whatcom County public roads whenever any such public road by reason of climactic conditions will be seriously damaged unless the operation of vehicles thereon be prohibited or restricted

2/21/1980

1980-011

Ordinance amending Whatcom County Code Section 1.14.040, Fixing a reasonable rate of reimbursement for the use of personal transportation for approved and official purposes

2/21/1980

1980-012

Ordinance adopting rules and fixing rates for reimbursement for travel for preauthorized transportation for approved and official purposes and establishing travel allowances

2/21/1980

1980-013

Ordinance providing for a separation of the 1980 Emergency Operation Center Project Fund and the 1980 Emergency Services Fund

2/21/1980

1980-014

Ordinance approving the transfer of the Administration of Juvenile Court, Probation Counselor Intake and the Detention Services from Superior Court to the County Executive

3/6/1980

1980-015

Ordinance amending Whatcom County Code Section 7.40.070 to provide for a waiver of fees concerning road vacations upon a finding that the vacation will be of specific benefit to Whatcom County

3/6/1980

1980-016

Ordinance granting a 25 year franchise to Whatcom County Water District No. 10 to install, operate, and maintain water transmission and/or distribution lines along certain roads in Whatcom County, Washington

3/6/1980

1980-017

Ordinance regarding a budget revision request for NOR-BELL NURSING HOME

3/20/1980

1980-018

Ordinance establishing a revolving fund for the use of the Alcoholism Administrative Board repealing an unnumbered resolution of the same subject matter adopted March 4, 1976

3/20/1980

1980-019

Ordinance establishing a revolving fund for the use of the NOR-BELL NURSING HOME, repealing a resolution which established a small change fund for the NOR-BELL NURSING HOME on December 2, 1968

3/20/1980

1980-020

Ordinance authorizing a supplemental budget for the Public Works Department Equipment Rental and Revolving Fund for 1980

4/3/1980

1980-021

Ordinance authorizing a supplemental budget for the Public Works County Road fund for 1980

4/3/1980

1980-022

Ordinance amending Ordinance No. 79-31 concerning Initiative, Mini-Initiatives, Referenda, and Recalls

4/17/1980

1980-023

Ordinance regarding the matter of placing stop signs on Agate Heights Road and Black Mountain Road

5/8/1980

1980-024

Ordinance regarding the matter of placing a stop sign on the plat of Mallards Landing

5/8/1980

1980-025

Ordinance restricting the speed limit on Hoff Road and Douglas Avenue

5/8/1980

1980-026

Ordinance authorizing the imposition of weight restrictions on bridges within Whatcom County pursuant to RCW 46.44.080

5/8/1980

1980-027

Ordinance providing for a supplemental budget to the Alcoholism Fund for 1980

5/8/1980

1980-028

Ordinance authorizing the increase in the Advance Travel Expense Revolving Fund

5/22/1980

1980-029

Ordinance authorizing a supplemental budget for the Blue Canyon Construction Fund for 1980

5/22/1980

1980-030

Ordinance authorizing the adoption of a supplemental budget for the Ferry Maintenance Fund for 1980

5/22/1980

1980-031

Ordinance authorizing the adoption of a revised budget for the County Road Fund for 1980

5/22/1980

1980-032

Ordinance authorizing a supplemental budget for the County Grants Management 1980 Budget

5/22/1980

1980-033

Ordinance authorizing a supplemental budget for the Prosecuting Attorney’s 1980 Budget

5/22/1980

1980-034

Ordinance authorizing a supplemental budget for the County Jail 1980 Budget

5/22/1980

1980-035

Ordinance providing for a supplemental budget for the Whatcom County Jail 1980 Budget

5/22/1980

1980-036

Ordinance authorizing a supplemental budget for the Whatcom County Treasurer’s 1980 Budget

5/22/1980

1980-037

Ordinance authorizing the adoption of a budget for the County Road Improvement District No. 1 Fund for 1980

6/5/1980

1980-038

Ordinance authorizing the adoption of a budget for the County Road Improvement District No. 2 Fund for 1980

6/5/1980

1980-039

Ordinance regarding demolition of the Lynden Town Hall, which is Whatcom County property

6/5/1980

1980-040

Ordinance establishing the refund of permit fees: Adding new sections to Whatcom County Code 2.24.740

6/5/1980

1980-041

Ordinance regarding the matter of placing a stop sign on Melcher Avenue

6/5/1980

1980-042

Ordinance regarding the matter of placing stop signs on Ash Avenue

6/5/1980

1980-043

Ordinance in the matter of amending the Whatcom County Comprehensive Plan Map from Potential Suburban to Rural and to amend the interim Zoning Map from General Protection to Rural One Acre, Rural Two acres, and Forestry Zone Designation in the vicinity of the South Bay of the Lake Whatcom Subarea

6/5/1980

1980-044

Ordinance regarding the matter of speed and stop signs on the Mosquito Lake Road Middle Fork Bridge

6/19/1980

1980-045

Ordinance establishing policy, procedures and requirements governing the use of Official County Motor Pool Vehicles

6/19/1980

1980-046

Ordinance adopting supplemental budget for the Building Maintenance Budget for 1980

6/19/1980

1980-047

Ordinance amending Ordinance No. 80-12 regarding method of reimbursement for meals purchased during travel on County business

6/19/1980

1980-048

Ordinance extending the existing interim zoning ordinance, adopted on July 6, 1972, to July 15, 1982

7/10/1980

1980-049

Emergency ordinance extending the existing interim zoning ordinance, adopted on July 6, 1972, to July 22, 1980

7/10/1980

1980-050

Ordinance providing for a supplemental budget and a revised budget for the 1980 Northwest Washington Fair Budget

7/24/1980

1980-051

Ordinance amending a franchise dated the 22nd day of December 1967, entitled “In the matter of a franchise to install, operate, and maintain audio-visual cable distribution lines along certain roads in Whatcom County, Washington”.

8/7/1980

1980-052

Ordinance regarding the matter of placing a stop sign on Sehome Avenue at intersection with Yew Street Road

8/7/1980

1980-053

Ordinance amending Ordinance No. 80-26, regarding a change in the weight restrictions on the Saxon Road Bridge #127A and the Gooseberry Point Ferry Landing

8/7/1980

1980-054

Ordinance establishing policy and regulations governing the administration of County owned parking areas

8/7/1980

1980-055

Ordinance amending Ordinance No. 79-9 relating to simplified procedures for approval of transfers and/or revisions within a departmental budget and for approval of budget revisions for expenditures of flow-through funds

8/7/1980

1980-056

Ordinance authorizing a revision in the 1980 Current Expense Fund, County Park Fund, and the Building Maintenance Fund and Federal Shared Revenue

8/21/1980

1980-057

Ordinance amending Ordinance No. 79-25 relating to the establishment of Public Official Bonds in amounts and forms for all Elected County Officials and Designated Employees pursuant to Home Rule Charter Section 9.50

8/21/1980

1980-058

Ordinance authorizing a supplemental budget for the Motor Pool Fund Budget of 1980

8/21/1980

1980-059

Ordinance of the Council of Whatcom County, Washington creating a Road Improvement District No. 4 fund and providing for the issuance of bonds of Road Improvement District No. 4 in the principal sum of $76,031.43 and for the sale thereof

8/21/1980

1980-060

Ordinance of the Council of Whatcom County, Washington providing for the creation and maintenance of a Road Improvement Guaranty Fund, authorizing tax levies to maintain such fund; and providing for payment into and drawing of warrants against such fund

8/21/1980

1980-061

Emergency ordinance decreasing the allowable load limit on the Old Lummi Island Ferry Slip #503

8/21/1980

1980-062

Ordinance of the Council of Whatcom County, Washington amending Ordinance No. 80-59 providing for the issuance and sale of bonds of Road Improvement District No. 4 in the principal sum of $76,031.43 and declaring an emergency

9/4/1980

1980-063

Ordinance regarding the matter of removing stop signs from (1) Blaine Road, (2) So. Chuch Road, and (3) Sunrise Road

9/4/1980

1980-064

Ordinance regarding the matter of placing a stop sign on Morrison Avenue

9/4/1980

1980-065

Ordinance authorizing the adoption of a budget for the Whatcom County Road Improvement District No. 4 Fund for 1980

9/4/1980

1980-066

Ordinance in the matter of a franchise for the City of Sumas, to install, operate, and maintain water distribution lines along a certain road in Whatcom County, Washington

9/4/1980

1980-067

Ordinance amending Ordinance No. 80-26 regarding a change in the weight restrictions on the Old Lummi Island Ferry Slip #503

9/18/1980

1980-068

Ordinance authorizing a supplemental budget for the Juvenile Court/Probation Department within the current expense fund for 1980

9/18/1980

1980-069

Ordinance of the Council of Whatcom County, Washington amending Ordinance No. 80-59 providing for the issuance and sale of bonds of Whatcom County Road Improvement District No. 4 in the principal sum of $76,031.43

9/18/1980

1980-070

Ordinance authorizing the transfer of funds from the Point Roberts Flood Control Zone District Construction Fund to the Point Roberts Flood Control Zone District Bond Redemption Fund

9/18/1980

1980-071

Ordinance authorizing a supplemental budget for the Juvenile Court/Probation Fund in 1980

9/18/1980

1980-072

Ordinance authorizing a supplemental budget for the County Sheriff Department for 1980

9/18/1980

1980-073

Ordinance authorizing a supplemental budget for the County Jail 1980 Budget

9/18/1980

1980-074

Ordinance regarding a supplemental budget request for NOR-BELL NURSING HOME

9/18/1980

1980-075

Emergency ordinance authorizing an emergency appropriation for the 1980 Soldiers Relief Fund, as provided for in Article 6, Section 6.72 of the Home Rule Charter and RCW 36.40.190

10/9/1980

1980-076

Ordinance authorizing the adoption of a budget combining CETA II, CETA VI. and CETA VI – Project into one fund and incorporating CETA II-B and the Administrative Cost Pool

10/9/1980

1980-077

Ordinance increasing the garbage disposal fees at the Maple Falls Landfill Site and Glacier Compactor Site and amending Whatcom County Code 3.08.025

10/9/1980

1980-078

Ordinance regarding the matter of placing stop signs in the Plat of Brownsville

10/9/1980

1980-079

Ordinance authorizing a supplemental budget for the Assigned Counsel Budget for 1980

10/9/1980

1980-080

Ordinance authorizing a supplemental budget for the Equipment Rental and Revolving Fund for 1980

10/9/1980

1980-081

Ordinance authorizing the adoption of a supplemental budget for the Ferry Maintenance Fund for 1980

10/9/1980

1980-082

Ordinance authorizing a supplemental budget for the River Improvement Fund for 1980

10/9/1980

1980-083

Ordinance authorizing a supplemental budget for the Solid Waste Fund for 1980

10/9/1980

1980-084

Ordinance authorizing a supplemental budget for the 1980 Medical Examiner Budget

10/9/1980

1980-085

Ordinance authorizing an emergency appropriation for 1980 Soldiers Relief Fund as provided for in Article 6, Section 6.72 of the Home Rule Charter and RCW 36.40.190

10/9/1980

1980-086

Emergency ordinance increasing the amount of the Larry E. Mount revolving fund as provided for in the Whatcom County Home Rule Charter, Article 6, Section 6.72

10/9/1980

1980-087

Ordinance amending Ordinance No. 80-60 providing for the creation and maintenance of a Road Improvement Guaranty Fund, authorizing tax levies to maintain such fund, and providing for payment into and drawing of warrants against such fund, to conform with RCW 36.88.220 and to delete reference to the tax levy

10/9/1980

1980-088

Emergency ordinance establishing a reasonable fee for copies of the budget, supporting tables, and budget message as provided for in the Whatcom County Home Rule Charter, Article 6, Section 6.50

10/23/1980

1980-089

Ordinance authorizing a supplemental budget for the Election Reserve Fund, 1980

11/6/1980

1980-090

Ordinance authorizing a supplemental budget for the Emergency Services Fund, 1980

11/6/1980

1980-091

Ordinance authorizing a supplemental budget for the Northwest Washington Fair Fund, 1980

11/6/1980

1980-092

Ordinance levying tax on Bingo, Raffles, Punch Boards, and Pull Tabs; designating revenue for Law Enforcement; authorizing collection by the Whatcom County Treasurer; and repealing ordinances and resolutions in conflict herewith

11/13/1980

1980-093

Ordinance authorizing the abolition of the Tuberculosis Fund and the transferring of funds from the Tuberculosis Fund to the County Current Expense Fund

11/24/1980

1980-094

Ordinance authorizing the abolition of the Tuberculosis Hospital Fund, the transfer of funds from the Tuberculosis Hospital Fund to the County Current Expense Fund

11/24/1980

1980-095

Ordinance relating to service fees and authorizing and agreeing to the City of Bellingham City Council amending Ordinance 8725 and amendments thereto relating to ambulance service charges so as to provide mileage from point of pick-up to point of delivery

11/24/1980

1980-096

Ordinance in the matter of the adoption of the final budget for the year 1981

11/25/1980

1980-097

Ordinance authorizing the diverting of a portion of the County Road Levy for use in the County Current Expense Fund as provided in RCW 36.33.220 and providing that all diverted County Road Taxes shall be so designated in the County Current Expense Budget under Account No. 311.20 and shall be used for the support of the County Law Enforcement Services in the unincorporated areas of Whatcom County

11/25/1980

1980-098

Ordinance authorizing the levy of taxes for the County and State purposes for the year 1981 pursuant to Home Rule Charter Section 6.10

11/25/1980

1980-099

Ordinance in the matter of the adoption of a budget regarding CETA Funds

12/4/1980

1980-100

Ordinance regarding the reduction of speed limits for the school zone on W. Smith Road just West of Northwest Drive

12/4/1980

1980-101

Ordinance regarding the matter of placing stop signs in the Plat of Woodhaven

12/4/1980

1980-102

Ordinance restricting the speed limit on West Laurel Road

12/4/1980

1980-103

Ordinance authorizing a revised budget for the Developmental Disabilities Fund, 1980

12/4/1980

1980-104

Ordinance authorizing a supplemental budget for the County Supply Fund, 1980

12/4/1980

1980-105

Ordinance authorizing a supplemental budget for the Board of Equalization Budget, 1980

12/4/1980

1980-106

Ordinance authorizing a supplemental budget for the Township Hall Budget, 1980

12/4/1980

1980-107

Ordinance authorizing a supplemental budget for the Whatcom County Jail Budget for 1980

12/4/1980

1980-108

Ordinance revising and implementing a vehicle and traffic code as part of the Whatcom County Code and adopting, by reference, portions of the State Motor Vehicle Code as contained in RCW Chapter 46

12/18/1980

1980-109

Ordinance authorizing a supplemental budget for the District Court 1980 Budget

12/18/1980

1980-110

Ordinance authorizing a supplemental budget for the Mental Health Fund, 1980

12/18/1980

1980-111

Ordinance authorizing a supplemental budget for the Boundary Review Board 1980 Budget

12/18/1980

1980-112

Ordinance authorizing a supplemental budget and transfers within said budget for the Bureau of Buildings and Code Administration, Current Expense Fund for 1980

12/18/1980

1980-113

Ordinance authorizing a supplemental budget and transfers within said budget for the Building Maintenance Fund for 1980

12/18/1980

1980-114

Ordinance authorizing a supplemental budget for the County Clerk 1980 Budget

12/18/1980

1980-115

Ordinance authorizing a supplemental budget for the Non-Departmental Budget, Ambulance Section, 1980

12/18/1980

1980-116

Ordinance authorizing a supplemental budget for the State Examiners 1980 Budget

12/18/1980

1980-117

Ordinance authorizing a supplemental budget for the Treasurer’s Budget, 1980

12/18/1980

1980-118

Ordinance increasing the amount of the Larry E. Mount Revolving Fund

12/18/1980

1980-119

Ordinance authorizing a supplemental budget for the Superior Court Budget, 1980

12/18/1980

1980-120

Emergency ordinance authorizing a supplemental budget for the 1980 Purchasing Budget

12/18/1980