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1987 Ordinances

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NUMBER

DESCRIPTION

APPROVAL DATE

1987-001

Ordinance regarding the matter of placing stop and yield signs on various County Roads

1/8/1987

1987-002

Ordinance regarding the matter establishing speed limits on various County roads

1/8/1987

1987-003

Ordinance eliminating Section 3.04.010 of the Whatcom County Code regarding appropriation transfers

1/8/1987

1987-004

Ordinance amending the official Whatcom County Zoning Map to provide for a Light Impact Industrial District in the Cherry Point/Ferndale Subarea

1/8/1987

1987-005

Ordinance amending Ordinance 83-30 assigning the nonexclusive franchise from G.T. Cablevision to TCI Cablevision of Washington

2/5/1987

1987-006

Ordinance in the matter of amending Ordinance No. 83-38, an Ordinance granting a non-exclusive franchise to Robert Snydar and Elvis Head DBA Lake Samish Television Cable, for a period of years to operate and maintain a cable communication system within the unincorporated areas of Whatcom County, passed the 19th day of May 1983, by transferring the title from Robert Snydar and Elvis Head DBA Lake Samish Television Cable to TCI Cablevision of Washington

2/5/1987

1987-007

Ordinance revising the 1987 Solid Waste Management Fund Budget, thus amending Ordinance 86-89

2/19/1987

1987-008

Ordinance revising the 1987 Current Expense Fund Budget through rescinding appropriation authority in a number of departments, thus amending Ordinance 86-89

2/19/1987

1987-009

Ordinance regarding the legal establishment of existing stop signs on County Roads

3/5/1987

1987-010

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

3/5/1987

1987-011

Ordinance amending Title 20 the Official Whatcom County Zoning Ordinance

3/5/1987

1987-012

Ordinance amending Title 20, the Official Whatcom County Zoning Ordinance text to resolve problems of Administration and provide for additional uses in certain districts

3/5/1987

1987-013

Ordinance revising the 1987 Physical Plant and Capital Facilities Fund budget and amending Ordinance 86-89

3/5/1987

1987-014

Ordinance revising the 1987 Central Services and Federal Shared Revenue Funds Appropriations to complete outstanding contracts

3/19/1987

1987-015

Ordinance eliminating a revolving fund for the Whatcom County Superior Court

3/19/1987

1987-016

Ordinance establishing a speed limit on a portion of Sunset Avenue

3/19/1987

1987-017

Ordinance imposing a pass-through fee upon person or persons, companies, or corporations engaged in the collection or disposal of refuse and garbage, or contractors, citizens, or other businesses disposing of refuse or garbage within Whatcom County at privately-owned incinerators or privately-owned landfill sites accessible to the public

4/2/1987

1987-018

Ordinance revising the 1987 Parks and Recreation Fund appropriation

4/2/1987

1987-019

Ordinance establishing a $200.00 Petty Cash revolving fund for the Equipment Rental and Revolving Fund Central Stores

4/2/1987

1987-020

Ordinance revising the 1987 Physical Plant and Capital Facilities Fund appropriation

4/2/1987

1987-021

Ordinance regarding the matter of establishing a 35 MPH speed limit on Paradise Road

4/16/1987

1987-022

Ordinance regarding the matter of placing stop and yield signs on various County roads

4/16/1987

1987-023

Ordinance amending Title 20

4/16/1987

1987-024

Ordinance establishing litter control within the unincorporated areas of Whatcom County and prohibiting unlawful deposit of refuse on public and private property and county rights-of-way and easements

5/7/1987

1987-025

Ordinance amending Whatcom County Code Chapter 17 entitled Flood Damage Prevention, for the purpose of incorporating new Federal flood damage prevention regulations as required by the National Flood Insurance program

5/7/1987

1987-026

Ordinance in the matter of granting a non-exclusive franchise to Point Roberts Water District No. 4 for a period of 25 years pursuant to State Law and Section 9.30 of the Whatcom County Home Rule Charter, to operate and maintain water mains and water distribution lines along certain roads within the unincorporated areas of Whatcom County

5/7/1987

1987-027

Ordinance amending Whatcom County Code Title 10 to establish a speed limit of 35 miles per hour on all County roads except where otherwise posted

5/7/1987

1987-028

Ordinance amending the Whatcom County Comprehensive Plan Map for approximately 106 acres of a 170 acre parcel in the Birch Bay-Blaine Subarea from Suburban (Birch Bay Plan) to Rural (1972 Comprehensive Plan).

5/21/1987

1987-029

Ordinance to revise the 1987 Current Expense Fund Juvenile Administration Budget therein

6/4/1987

1987-030

Ordinance authorizing the County Executive to renew the $100,000 loan from Rainier National Bank used to finance improvements at Nor-Bell Nursing Home and rescinding Ordinances Nos. 86-79 and 86-101

6/4/1987

1987-031

Ordinance amending the Official Whatcom County Shoreline Management Program for the Cherry Point Area

6/18/1987

1987-032

Ordinance amending the text of Whatcom County Code Section 2.24 the Whatcom County Interim Zoning Ordinance, to correct flaws in the Hearing Examiner Appeal process

6/18/1987

1987-033

Ordinance amending the text of Title 20, the official Whatcom County Zoning Ordinance, to correct flaws in the Hearing Examiner Appeal process; and to provide for an additional exception and to clarify and strengthen the existing exceptions to the forty (40) acre minimum lot size for land divisions in the Agriculture Zone District

6/18/1987

1987-034

Ordinance revising the 1987 Alcohol Services Fund appropriation

6/18/1987

1987-035

Ordinance revising the 1987 appropriation for the Parks and Recreation fund

6/18/1987

1987-036

Ordinance revising the 1987 Physical Plant and Capital Facilities Fund appropriation

6/18/1987

1987-037

Ordinance relating to the installation, maintenance and protection of fiber optic cable systems within County right-of-ways, easements, and County-owned property

7/2/1987

1987-038

Ordinance amending Whatcom County Code Section 11.12.020 Boating and Swimming

7/2/1987

1987-039

Ordinance revising the 1987 Current Expense Fund LEOFF Board Budget therein

7/2/1987

1987-040

Ordinance amending Whatcom County Code Section 15.04.100 for the purpose of establishing a new fee schedule for building permits

7/16/1987

1987-041

Ordinance amending certain sections of Title 2, Title 8, Title 20, and Title 21 of the Whatcom County Code for the purpose of establishing new fee amounts for fees presently collected under authority of these titles for various land use permits and authorizations subject to approval by the County

7/16/1987

1987-042

Ordinance revising the 1987 Current Expense Fund, Public Defenders Appropriation therein  **NOTE**  THIS ORDINANCE FAILED

1987-043

Ordinance revising the 1987 Current Expense Fund, Buildings and Code Budget therein

7/16/1987

1987-044

Ordinance revising the 1987 Federal Shared Revenue Fund appropriation

8/6/1987

1987-045

Ordinance amending the Urban Fringe Subarea Comprehensive Plan Map and Text from Urban Reserve to General Commercial and amending the Offical Whatcom County Zoning Ordinance Map from Urban Residential, 3 dwelling units per acre to General Commercial for a 5.25 acre parcel in the Urban Fringe Subarea

8/6/1987

1987-046

Ordinance prohibiting off road vehicle parks on public lands for recreational purposes in Whatcom County, Washington  **NOTE**  THIS ORDINANCE FAILED

1987-047

Ordinance revising the 1987 Current Expense Fund Appropriation District and Superior Courts Budgets therein  **NOTE**  THIS ORDINANCE FAILED

1987-048

Ordinance revising the 1987 Solid Waste Fund budget

8/20/1987

1987-049

Ordinance revising the 1987 Current Expense Fund, Public Defenders Appropriation therein

8/20/1987

1987-050

Ordinance revising the 1987 Current Expense Fund, Non-Departmental Appropriation therein

9/3/1987

1987-051

Ordinance amending the text of Title 20, the Official Whatcom County Zoning Ordinance to allow Indoor Commercial Recreation Facilities as permitted uses and Outdoor Commercial Recreation Facilities as Conditional Uses in the Tourist Commercial Zone District

9/3/1987

1987-052

Ordinance creating Whatcom County Road Improvement District No. 8 for street lighting maintenance, landscaping maintenance and storm detention facilities maintenance in the area known as Cordata in Whatcom County, Washington

9/17/1987

1987-053

Ordinance regarding the matter of placing stop signs on Trails End Road and Birch Terrace Place

9/17/1987

1987-054

Ordinance creating Whatcom County Local and Road Improvement District No. 9 for infrastructure improvements including road and water and sewer installation within the area known as Cordata Business Park in Whatcom County, Washington and in part in the City of Bellingham

10/1/1987

1987-055

Ordinance establishing policies and procedures for segregation of special assessments in Local Improvement Districts and Road Improvement Districts, establishing a fee and costs for each tract of land for which a segregation is to be made

10/1/1987

1987-056

Ordinance revising the 1987 Current Expense Fund appropriation – District and Superior Courts Budgets therein

10/1/1987

1987-057

Ordinance revising the 1987 Current Expense Fund, Clerk’s Appropriation therein

10/1/1987

1987-058

Ordinance revising the 1987 Current Expense Fund, Non-Departmental LEOFF Board Appropriation therein

10/1/1987

1987-059

Ordinance establishing minimum standards for required fire flow for fire protection and amending Whatcom County Code Section 15.16.060 and adding a new Chapter 15.18 to the Whatcom County Code entitled Fire Flow

10/15/1987

1987-060

Ordinance prohibiting usage of Lake Whatcom water adjacent to Morning and Afternoon Beach Parks, Sudden Valley

10/15/1987

1987-061

Ordinance revising the 1987 Current Expense Fund Jail Budget therein

10/15/1987

1987-062

Ordinance revising the 1987 Current Expense Fund, Sheriff’s Budget therein

10/15/1987

1987-063

Ordinance revising the 1987 Northwest Washington Fair Fund Appropriation

10/15/1987

1987-064

Ordinance amending the text of Title 20, the Official Whatcom County Zoning Ordinance, to allow certain commercial operations that directly provide goods and services to agricultural operators as conditional uses in the Rural Zone District

10/15/1987

1987-065

Ordinance amending the Resort Commercial District, 20.64, and adopting the Gateway Industrial District, 20.65, into Title 20, the official Whatcom County Zoning Ordinance; adopting Title 20 for the Geographic area known as the Birch Bay – Blaine Subarea of Whatcom County, and adopting the Birch Bay – Blaine Comprehensive Plan

11/5/1987

1987-066

Ordinance creating Whatcom County Road Improvement District No. 8 for street lighting maintenance, landscaping maintenance and storm detention facilities maintenance in the area known as Cordata in Whatcom County, Washington

11/5/1987

1987-067

Ordinance creating Whatcom County Local and Road Improvement District No. 9 for infrastructure improvements including road and water and water and sewer installation within the area known as Cordata Business Park in Whatcom County, Washington and in part in the City of Bellingham

11/5/1987

1987-068

Ordinance of the County Council of Whatcom County, Washington confirming the 1987-88 assessment roll for Road Improvement District No. 8 and certifying the same to the County Treasurer for collection

11/5/1987

1987-069

Ordinance of the County Council of Whatcom County, Washington confirming the final assessment roll for Local and Road Improvement District No. 9 and certifying the same to the County Treasurer for collection

11/5/1987

1987-070

Ordinance directing the use of proceeds of certain CERB loans to pay costs incurred within Local and Road Improvement District No. 9 and providing for the reimbursement of such costs from assessments levied with Local and Road Improvement District No. 9

11/5/1987

1987-071

Ordinance amending the 1979 Point Roberts Subarea Comprehensive Plan Map and Text for two parcels totaling approximately 4.72 acres located on Marine Drive, North of Lighthouse Park from Residential, Low Density to Resort Commercial

11/5/1987

1987-072

Ordinance creating Whatcom County Improvement District No. 7 for street lighting maintenance in the area known as Emerald Lake in Whatcom County, Washington

11/19/1987

1987-073

Ordinance amending ordinance No. 85-3, an ordinance establishing the office of the County Fire Marshal as a function of the Department of Public Works and providing for arson and fire investigation as a function of the Sheriff’s Department, amending Whatcom County Code Chapter 2.04 Section 2.04.020A, and repealing Section 2 paragraphs 6, 7, 8, and 9

11/19/1987

1987-074

Ordinance establishing the Whatcom County Information Services Fund and repealing Chapter 2.10 of the Whatcom County Code

11/19/1987

1987-075

Ordinance transferring monies from the Community Development Fund to the Physical Plant and Capital Facilities Fund

11/19/1987

1987-076

Ordinance providing for the retention of interest earnings in the Tort Claims Fund

11/19/1987

1987-077

Ordinance terminating certain County funds and providing for the disposition of their assets

11/19/1987

1987-078

Emergency ordinance revising the 1987 Current Expense Fund budget Public Defender’s Appropriation therein

11/19/1987

1987-079

Ordinance in the matter of establishing a Department of Combined Treatment Services and repealing Whatcom County Code 2.18 and 2.46

11/24/1987

1987-080

Ordinance in the matter of the adoption of the final budget of Whatcom County for the year 1988 and restricting the expenditure of certain funds therein

11/24/1987

1987-081

Ordinance authorizing the levy of taxes for County and State purposes in Whatcom County, Washington, for the year of 1988 pursuant to Home Rule Charter section 6.10

11/24/1987

1987-082

Ordinance regarding the matter of placing stop signs on Bay Road, Aldergrove Road, Kickerville Road, Lawrence Road, Alderson Road, and Birch Bay Drive

12/3/1987

1987-083

Ordinance establishing continuing appropriation authority for year-end close out of certain encumbrances

12/3/1987

1987-084

Ordinance amending the text of Title 20, the official Whatcom County Zoning Code, to exempt sewage sludge as a conditional use in the Rural, Agricultural, and Forestry Zones and to allow it as an Accessory Use when regulated by a Utilization Permit issued by the Bellingham-Whatcom County District Department of Public Health in accordance with WAC 173-304-300

12/3/1987

1987-085

Ordinance creating a new chapter in Title 15 of the Whatcom County Code adopting Facility Standards for the Whatcom County Jail

12/17/1987

1987-086

Ordinance establishing the Whatcom County Drug Task Force Fund, a related Revolving Account and the 1988 appropriation therefore

12/17/1987

1987-087

Emergency ordinance revising the 1987 Current Expense Fund, Public Defender’s Budget therein

12/17/1987