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1985 Ordinances

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NUMBER

DESCRIPTION

APPROVAL DATE

1985-001

Ordinance creating the Community Economic Revitalization Board (CERB) Fund, a special revenue fund to account for the CERB loan proceeds and the repayment of the loan over a twenty-year period; and adopting a 1985 budget therefore

1/3/1985

1985-002

Ordinance adopting a supplemental budget for the current expense fund Buildings & Code Administration 1985 budget, providing for additional revenues for Fire Marshal Services

1/17/1985

1985-003

Ordinance amending Ordinance No. 84-40, an Ordinance relating to implementation of the Uniform Fire Code and adopting, by reference, the 1982 edition of the Uniform Fire Code and Appendices thereto, and amending Ordinance No. 82-19, and Ordinance amending Whatcom County Code Chapter 2.04, establishing the office of County Fire Marshal as a function of the Department of Public Works, amending by modifying to provide for arson and fire investigations as a function of the Sheriff’s department and establishing the positions of Arson and Fire Investigator and Deputy Fire Marshal

1/17/1985

1985-004

Ordinance prohibiting nudity in places where liquor is sold or consumed

2/7/1985

1985-005

Ordinance adopting a 1985 budget for the Referendum 37 Construction Fund

2/7/1985

1985-006

Ordinance regarding the matter of placing stop signs at the intersection of North Pass Road and Minaker Road

2/7/1985

1985-007

Ordinance adopting a revised 1985 budget for the Federal Shared Revenue Fund for the purpose of re-appropriating unexpended 1984 funds to complete repairs to the Courthouse North Wing roof, for installation of plumbing fixtures and electric locks in the Courthouse Juvenile Detention Facility, and for completion of a map mural in the Courthouse Council Chambers

2/7/1985

1985-008

Ordinance authorizing a revised budget for the 1985 Mental Health Fund Budget

2/7/1985

1985-009

Ordinance adopting a revised 1985 budget for the Nor-Bell Nursing Home Fund for the purpose of receiving and disbursing a State Department of Community Development Grant for a portion of sewer facility costs of the Nor-Bell Nursing Home

2/7/1985

1985-010

Ordinance of the County Council of Whatcom County confirming the final assessment roll for County Road Improvement District No. 6 and certifying the same to the Whatcom County Treasurer for collection

2/21/1985

1985-011

Ordinance regarding erotic dance studios

2/21/1985

1985-012

Ordinance to establish the County Appeals Board and to set forth the make-up of the Board, the authority, duties and responsibilities thereof and the criteria for appointment thereto

2/21/1985

1985-013

Ordinance amending the Comprehensive Plan Map from “Agriculture” to “Tourist Commercial” and amending the Interim Zoning Map from “Agriculture” to “Tourist Commercial” and amending Whatcom County Code 20.63 as it relates to conditional uses in Tourist Commercial

2/21/1985

1985-014

Ordinance authorizing a revision to the 1985 Parks and Recreation Fund, Senior Services budget therein

2/21/1985

1985-015

Ordinance revising the 1985 Mental Health Fund budget

3/21/1985

1985-016

Ordinance amending the Recreational policies of the Whatcom County 1970 Comprehensive Land Use Plan to the Interim Zoning Ordinance Text creating the Seasonal Recreational Residential District (SRR); and to the 1970 Comprehensive Plan and Interim Zoning Maps changing the Plan designation from “Suburban” to “recreational” and the Zone District from “Suburban Residential District” (S 9.6) to the “SRR” District for an areas commonly known as “Sandy Point Heights”

3/21/1985

1985-017

Ordinance amending Whatcom County Code 20.36.157(1) dealing with Conditionally Permitted Uses in the Rural District as well as adding a new Section to 20.36

3/21/1985

1985-018

Ordinance amending the boundaries of the Neighborhood Commercial District on Tract “S” in Sudden Valley

3/21/1985

1985-019

Ordinance dissolving Fire Protection District No. 20

4/4/1985

1985-020

Ordinance revising the 1985 Current Expense Fund, Sheriff’s Department therein

4/4/1985

1985-021

Ordinance amending Section VI.A.1.05.2 of the Lake Whatcom Subarea Comprehensive Plan for the purpose of including Tract Y of Sudden Valley into the language of that Section, and including new language that was inadvertently deleted upon publication

4/5/1985

1985-022

Ordinance revising the 1985 Central Services Fund budget

4/18/1985

1985-023

Ordinance revising the 1985 Developmental Disabilities Fund Budget

4/18/1985

1985-024

Ordinance revising the 1985 Parks and Recreation Fund, Senior Services budget therein

4/18/1985

1985-025

Emergency ordinance amending Ordinance No. 84-100 in the matter of the adoption of the final budget of Whatcom County for the year 1985 and restricting the expenditure of certain funds therein

4/18/1985

1985-026

Ordinance amending non-exclusive franchise granted to Delta Cablevision

5/2/1985

1985-027

Ordinance amending Lummi Island Comprehensive Plan

5/2/1985

1985-028

Ordinance amending the erotic dance studio Ordinance No. 85-11 to increase the license charge

5/16/1985

1985-029

Ordinance relating to prohibiting leading, riding, or placing of horses on Birch Bay Drive between Point Whitehorn Road and Shintaffer Road in the unincorporated area of Whatcom County between May 1st and September 30th, providing regulation, enforcement and penalties, and designating the Whatcom County Sheriff as the responsible authorized agent for regulation and enforcement

5/16/1985

1985-030

Ordinance to revise the 1985 Whatcom County Current Expense Fund, Public Defender’s Budget therein

5/16/1985

1985-031

Ordinance amending the setback requirements of the General Manufacturing Zone found in Whatcom County Code 20.80

5/16/1985

1985-032

Ordinance amending Title 20.40 of the Interim Zoning Ordinance

5/161985

1985-033

Ordinance amending the Interim Zoning Ordinance as well as the official Zoning Ordinance with regards to fees charged for Variance, Conditional Use or Simultaneous Variance and Conditional Use Application with regards to fees charged for application of notices

6/6/1985

1985-034

Ordinance creating new Title to Whatcom County Code entitled Guide Meridian Improvement Plan Controls entitled Whatcom County Code Title 22

6/6/1985

1985-035

Ordinance amending Whatcom County Code 12.08 the Development Standards for Whatcom County

6/6/1985

1985-036

Ordinance amending Whatcom County Code Section 20.62 to amend the General Commercial District to take into consideration the Guide Meridian Improvement Plan

6/6/1985

1985-037

Ordinance amending Whatcom County Code Chapter 20.66 regarding property within the Guide Meridian Improvement Plan

6/6/1985

1985-038

Ordinance amending Whatcom County Code Chapter 20.80 regarding property located in the Guide Meridian Improvement Plan

6/6/1985

1985-039

Ordinance amending the Urban Fringe Subarea as established in Ordinance No. 84-37

6/6/1985

1985-040

Ordinance in the matter of amending Section 2.24.770 of the Whatcom County Interim Zoning Ordinance providing for the Hearing Examiner to make final decisions on preliminary plats

6/6/1985

1985-041

Ordinance in the matter of amending Section 20.92 if the official Whatcom County Interim Zoning Ordinance providing for the Hearing Examiner to make final decisions on preliminary plats

6/6/1985

1985-042

Ordinance adopting a new Title 21 which will revise the subdivision regulations to provide for binding site plans, consistent with state law and county plans and zoning standards; and to modify various sections reflective of current subdivision administration and practices

6/6/1985

1985-043

Ordinance to revise the 1985 Current Expense Fund Assigned Counsel Budget therein

6/20/1985

1985-044

Ordinance adopting a revised 1985 budget for the Jail Construction fund

6/20/1985

1985-045

Ordinance adopting a revised 1985 budget for the Nor-Bell Nursing Home fund for the purpose of receiving and disbursing a State Department of Community Development Grant for costs of sewer facilities for the Nor-Bell Nursing Home

6/20/1985

1985-046

Ordinance regarding the matter of placing a stop sign at the intersection of 42nd Court W. and Loomis Trail Road

7/11/1985

1985-047

Ordinance amending Whatcom County Code Section 9.32 by creating a new section prohibiting the discharge of firearms in Divisions 1 and 2 of Boynton Sunset Tracts

7/11/1985

1985-048

Ordinance repealing Whatcom County Code 2.40.080

7/11/1985

1985-049

Ordinance revising the 1985 Current Expense Fund, Non-Departmental Budget therein for the Whatcom County Alcohol/Traffic Safety Program

7/11/1985

1985-050

Ordinance revising the 1985 Current Expense Fund, Juvenile Court/Probation Budget

7/11/1985

1985-051

Ordinance amending interim zoning ordinance to allow for sand or gravel extraction within the agricultural district

7/11/1985

1985-052

Ordinance amending ordinance no. 85-32 changing the section amended from Whatcom County Code 20.40 to the interim zoning ordinance 2.24.270

7/11/1985

1985-053

Emergency ordinance revising the 1985 Mental Health Fund budget

7/11/1985

1985-054

Emergency ordinance revising the 1985 Current Expense Fund Prosecuting Attorney

7/25/1985

1985-055

Ordinance temporarily creating a new section to both the Whatcom County Interim Zoning Ordinance, Title 2.24, and the official Whatcom County Zoning Ordinance, Title 20, to be known as Section 2.24A to 20A respectively, to allow temporary Bed and Breakfast establishments in specified Zone Districts as permitted uses subject to administrative approval only during the period from April 1, 1986 through November 30, 1986

7/25/1985

1985-056

Ordinance revising the 1985 Mental Health Fund Budget

7/25/1985

1985-057

Ordinance establishing a revolving fund for the Whatcom County Auditors Office

8/8/1985

1985-058

Ordinance revising the 1985 Current Expense Fund, Purchasing Department Budget therein

8/8/1985

1985-059

Ordinance of the Council of Whatcom County, Washington ratifying creation of a Road Improvement District No. 6 Fund, authorizing the issuance of bonds of Road Improvement District No. 6 in the principal sum of $32,855.71 and providing for the sale thereof

8/8/1985

1985-060

Ordinance revising the 1985 Current Expense Fund Prosecuting Attorney, District Court, and Public Defender Budgets therein

8/8/1985

1985-061

Ordinance amending Ordinance No. 84-94, and Ordinance amending Chapter 3.04 of the Whatcom County Code to authorize the County Executive to delegate signature authority

8/8/1985

1985-062

Ordinance establishing a weight restriction on Blaine Road Bridge No. 83

8/22/1985

1985-063

Ordinance amending Chapter 5.36 of the Whatcom County Code

8/22/1985

1985-064

Ordinance adopting a revised 1985 budget for the sewer construction fund, for the purpose of providing for wastewater treatment plant engineering

8/22/1985

1985-065

Ordinance amending Whatcom County Code 2.24, the Interim Zoning Ordinance to eliminate Planned Unit Developments (PUD’s) as permitted or conditional uses, and to eliminate all other references to planned unit developments and to provide certain conditional uses in S4, RMD7, RDM, and RDH zones

8/22/1985

1985-066

Ordinance creating the settlements of Diablo and Newhalem as off-limits for firearms and bows under Whatcom County Code Chapter 9.32

8/22/1985

1985-067

Ordinance revising the 1985 Current Expense Fund, Jail budget therein

9/5/1985

1985-068

Ordinance to revise the 1985 Veterans Relief Fund Budget

9/10/1985

1985-069

Ordinance adopting a revised 1985 budget for the referendum 37 construction fund for the purpose of providing capital equipment to the Workshop Training Center and the Whatcom Counseling and Psychiatric Clinic

9/19/1985

1985-070

Ordinance amending building height definitions and regulations of Title 20, the official Whatcom County Zoning Ordinance, and Whatcom County Code 2.24, the Interim Zoning Ordinance

9/19/1985

1985-071

Emergency ordinance to revise the 1985 Current Expense Fund, Jail Budget therein

9/19/1985

1985-072

Ordinance amending Whatcom County Code 2.68, the ordinance establishing policy and regulations governing the administration of county owned parking areas by establishing fees for public parking on county owned parking areas

10/3/1985

1985-073

Ordinance amending Auditor’s Bond

10/3/1985

1985-074

Ordinance adopting a revised 1985 budget for the Community Economic Revitalization Board (CERB) Fund

10/3/1985

1985-075

Ordinance revising the 1985 Current Expense Fund, Jail budget therein

10/3/1985

1985-076

Emergency ordinance to revise the 1985 Mental Health Fund budget

10/3/1985

1985-077

Ordinance to revise the 1985 Mental Health Fund budget

10/17/1985

1985-078

Ordinance amending Ordinance No. 79-42 which is codified in Whatcom County Code 3.12 to establish new procedures for processing claims, and further repealing resolution 80-72 as codified at 3.12.015 of the Whatcom County Code

10/17/1985

1985-079

Ordinance temporarily creating new sections to both the Whatcom County interim zoning ordinance, Title 2.24, and the Official Whatcom County Zoning Ordinance, Title 20, to be known as Section 2.24B and 20B respectively, to allow temporary recreational vehicle parks and campgrounds in specified zone districts as permitted uses subject to administrative approval only during the period from April 1, 1986 through November 30, 1986

11/21/1985

1985-080

Ordinance revising the 1985 Current Expense Fund, Boundary Review Board Budget therein

11/21/1985

1985-081

Ordinance revising the 1985 Current Expense Fund, Count Executive’s Budget therein

11/21/1985

1985-082

Ordinance revising the 1985 Current Expense Fund, various department’s personal services budgets

11/21/1985

1985-083

Ordinance revising the 1985 Current Expense Fund, County Council’s Budget therein

11/21/1985

1985-084

Ordinance revising the 1985 Current Expense Fund, Jail’s Budget therein

11/21/1985

1985-085

Ordinance revising the 1985 Current Expense Fund, LEOFF Board Budget therein

11/21/1985

1985-086

Ordinance revising the 1985 Whatcom County Current Expense Fund, Public Defender’s Budget therein

11/21/1985

1985-087

Ordinance amending the Building Maintenance Fund 1985 to provide for increased utilities costs

11/21/1985

1985-088

Ordinance revising the 1985 Mental Health Fund budget

11/21/1985

1985-089

Ordinance to establish the Telephone Revolving Fund

11/21/1985

1985-090

Ordinance relating to Solid Waste Management:  Establishing a Solid Waste Advisory Committee

11/21/1985

1985-091

Ordinance establishing Whatcom County Ferry rates for 1986

11/25/1985

1985-092

Ordinance establishing a Juvenile Facility Reserve Fund

11/25/1985

1985-093

Ordinance establishing the Physical Plant and Facilities Capital Fund

11/25/1985

1985-094

Ordinance amending the financing of River Improvements as established in Ordinance No. 84-59

11/25/1985

1985-095

Ordinance amending ordinance 84-06 to establish a fund for Self Insurance and Self Administration of Employee Benefits

11/25/1985

1985-096

Ordinance amending Whatcom County Code Section 8.12 for the purpose of revising the Fee Schedule for Solid Waste Disposal at Whatcom County Solid Waste Sites

11/25/1985

1985-097

Ordinance in the matter of the adoption of the Final Budget of Whatcom County for the year 1986 and restricting the expenditure of certain funds therein

11/25/1985

1985-098

Ordinance authorizing the levy of taxes for County and State purposes in Whatcom County, Washington, for the year of 1986 pursuant to Home Rule Charter Section 6.10

11/25/1985

1985-099

Ordinance establishing service fees and authorizing and agreeing to the City of Bellingham 1986 adopted Fee Schedule as per City Ordinance #9496 relating to Ambulance Service Charges

11/25/1985

1985-100

Ordinance amending the Interim Zoning Ordinance 2.24 and the Official Whatcom County Zoning Ordinance Title 20 by transferring the Lummi Island Subareas from the Interim Zoning Ordinance to the Official Whatcom County Zoning Ordinance

12/5/1985

1985-101

Emergency ordinance revising the 1985 Veterans Relief Fund Budget

12/5/1985

1985-102

Ordinance creating the Solid Waste Reserve Fund, a Special Revenue Fund, to provide monies for closure and post-closure costs related to Solid Waste Disposal Facilities

12/19/1985

1985-103

Ordinance revising the 1985 Current Expense Fund, District Court Budget therein

12/19/1985

1985-104

Ordinance revising the 1985 Current Expense Fund, State Examiner’s Budget therein

12/19/1985

1985-105

Ordinance providing for an Annual Integrated Roadside Vegetation Management Program, which minimizes the use of herbicides and prohibits the use of herbicides in certain areas of the County

12/19/1985

1985-106

Emergency ordinance revising the 1985 Nor-Bell Nursing Home Fund budget

12/19/1985

1985-107

Emergency ordinance amending ordinance No. 85-3 which pertains to County Fire Marshal Services and Arson Investigation by deleting Section 4 of that ordinance entitled “Sunset Clause”

12/19/1985

1985-108

Emergency ordinance to revise the 1985 Current Expense Fund, Assigned Counsel Budget therein

12/19/1985

1985-109

Emergency ordinance to revise the 1985 Mental Health Fund Budget

12/19/1985