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1990 Ordinances

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NUMBER

DESCRIPTION

AGENDA BILL

APPROVAL DATE

1990-001

Ordinance creating a solid waste disposal district within all unincorporated areas of Whatcom County and within all cities and towns in Whatcom County pursuant to interlocal agreements between such cities and towns and the County

90-004

1/4/1990

1990-002

Ordinance adopting the Comprehensive Water and Sewer Plan as an element of the Whatcom County Land Use Plan for the entire County

90-005

1/4/1990

1990-003

Ordinance imposing a moratorium on processing conditional use permit applications for off-premise advertising signs pending study of appropriate official controls

90-007

1/4/1990

1990-004

Ordinance creating a no-shooting zone in the Samish Way, Yew Street and Galbraith areas

90-011

2/1/1990

1990-005

Ordinance revising the Mental Health Department Combined Treatment Services Budget

90-033

2/1/1990

1990-006

Ordinance amending ordinance 88-25 and Whatcom County Code Section 2.02.010, establishing regular meeting times for the Whatcom County Council

90-035

2/1/1990

1990-007

Ordinance revising the 1990 Current Expense Fund, County Council appropriation therein for legal services

90-045A

2/15/1990

1990-008

Ordinance amending Ordinance 90-6 and Whatcom County Code section 2.02.010, adding a regular meeting date for the Whatcom County Council

90-060

3/6/1990

1990-009

Ordinance providing for the levy and collection of an excise privilege tax for district purposes, as provided in RCW 36.58.140 and Whatcom County Ordinance No. 90-1; providing for annual review and reporting; and providing for other matters appropriately relating thereto

90-034

3/13/1990

1990-010

Ordinance amending Title 24, the Whatcom County Health Code

90-036

3/13/1990

1990-011

Ordinance amending the text of the official Whatcom County Zoning Ordinance, Title 20, to allow golf courses and commercial recreation facilities related to golf courses as conditional uses in the urban residential and light impact industrial zone

90-057

3/13/1990

1990-012

Ordinance revising the amount authorized for the Health Fund petty cash account

90-053

3/13/1990

1990-013

Ordinance revising the amount authorized for the Purchasing Department petty cash fund

90-054

3/13/1990

1990-014

Ordinance revising the 1990 Parks and Recreation fund appropriation for pass through capital contribution

90-055

3/13/1990

1990-015

Ordinance revising the 1990 Emergency Management Fund appropriation for purchase of telephone system

90-056

3/13/1990

1990-016

Ordinance establishing the Whatcom County Financial Management Committee

90-094

3/27/1990

1990-017

Ordinance revising the 1990 Current Expense Fund, Executive Office Appropriation therein for Financial Management Committee purposes

90-095

3/27/1990

1990-018

Ordinance revising the 1990 Current Expense Fund, non-departmental appropriation therein for animal control purposes

90-059

3/27/1990

1990-019

Ordinance revising the 1990 Parks and Recreation fund appropriation for State reimbursement for flood damage

90-096

3/27/1990

1990-020

Ordinance reestablishing the Drug Task Force Fund and appropriation therefore

90-097

3/27/1990

1990-021

Ordinance revising the 1990 Current Expense Fund, Buildings and Code budget therein

90-098

3/27/1990

1990-022

Ordinance amending the text of the official Whatcom County Zoning ordinance, Title 20, to modify Section 20.80.220 regarding the reversal of setbacks in the shoreline area

90-099

3/27/1990

1990-023

Ordinance amending the Urban Fringe Comprehensive Plan Map from General Manufacturing to General Commercial and the Official Whatcom County Zoning Map from General Manufacturing to General Commercial fro a 2.3 acre parcel at the Southwest corner of the Hannegan Road – E. Bakerview Road intersection

90-100

3/27/1990

1990-024

Ordinance adopting amendments to the Whatcom County Development Standards relating to clearing of forest land for a non-forestry use

90-101

3/27/1990

1990-025

Ordinance in the matter of granting a non-exclusive franchise to Telecomm Associates, 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 a cable communication system within specified areas of Whatcom County

90-042

4/10/1990

1990-026

Ordinance in the matter of granting a non-exclusive franchise to Country Cable, Inc., 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 a cable communication system within specified areas of Whatcom County

90-049

4/10/1990

1990-027

Ordinance amending the text of the Official Whatcom County Zoning Ordinance, Gateway Industrial District (WCC 20.65) to allow Tourist Commercial retail shops up to but not to exceed 35,000 square feet within one quarter mile of a full freeway interchange

90-058

4/10/1990

1990-028

Ordinance establishing Whatcom County voting precincts

90-114

4/10/1990

1990-029

Ordinance of Whatcom County, Washington, providing for the issuance and sale of limited tax general obligation bond anticipation notes of the County in the aggregate principal amount of $4,800,000, in order to provide interim financing for the construction of certain county facilities; and fixing the date, interest rate, maturity, form, terms and covenants of said notes; and confirming the sale of said notes

90-115

4/10/1990

1990-030

Ordinance of Whatcom County, Washington, amending Ordinance No. 87-69, with respect to the payment of installments of assessments in Local and Road Improvement District No. 9

90-116

4/10/1990

1990-031

Ordinance revising the name and purpose of Juvenile Facility Reserve Fund

90-117

4/10/1990

1990-032

Emergency ordinance declaring a two-month moratorium on demolition landfill permits

90-139

4/10/1990

1990-033

Ordinance amending ordinance No. 90-4, increasing the area of the no-shooting zone

90-113

4/24/1990

1990-034

Ordinance revising the 1990 Real Estate Excise Tax Capital Improvement Fund Budget

90-130

4/24/1990

1990-035

Ordinance revising the 1990 Current Expense Fund, Sheriff’s Office Budget therein, to provide additional appropriation authority

90-132

4/24/1990

1990-036

Ordinance revising the 1990 Current Expense Fund, Public Defender’s Appropriation therein for an added Deputy and related equipment

90-133

4/24/1990

1990-037

Ordinance revising the 1990 Physical Plant and Capital Facilities Fund appropriation for unanticipated remodeling expenses

90-134

4/24/1990

1990-038

Ordinance extending the moratorium on processing conditional use applications for off-premise advertising signs from April 30, 1990 to June 30, 1990

90-135

4/24/1990

1990-039

Emergency ordinance extending the moratorium on processing conditional use applications for off-premise advertising signs from April 30, 1990 to June 30, 1990

90-135

4/24/1990

1990-040

Ordinance amending the Lake Whatcom Subarea Comprehensive Plan Map from Rural to Commercial and the Official Whatcom County Zoning Ordinance from Rural Two-Acres (R2A) to Neighborhood Commercial (NC) for a .7 Acre Parcel at the intersection of Blue Canyon Road and South Bay Drive

90-136

4/24/1990

1990-041

Ordinance amending the Official Whatcom County Zoning Ordinance, Title 20, to allow cemeteries as conditional uses in the urban residential, urban residential medium density, residential rural, rural residential island, rural, general commercial, and resort commercial zoning designations

90-137

4/24/1990

1990-042

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

90-131

5/8/1990

1990-043

Ordinance extending the date for commencement of foreclosure action for Road Improvement Districts

90-154

5/8/1990

1990-044

Ordinance revising the 1990 Current Expense Fund, Assessor’s Appropriation therein for Data Entry of Zoning Information

90-155

5/8/1990

1990-045

Ordinance amending the official Whatcom County Zoning Ordinance, Title 20, to revise existing procedures for transferring residential densities, provide density bonuses as an incentive for utilizing the cluster subdivision option in certain residential zones and place further restrictions on future subdivision of reserve tracts in cluster subdivisions; and to create a Point Roberts Special District Overlay Zone

90-073

5/17/1990

1990-046

Ordinance adopting the text and maps of the Point Roberts Subarea Comprehensive Plan and adopting the Official Whatcom County Title 20 Zoning for the Point Roberts Subarea

90-073

5/17/1990

1990-047

Ordinance revising the 1990 Equipment Rental and Revolving Fund Budget

90-163

5/22/1990

1990-048

Ordinance amending the Cherry Point-Ferndale Subarea Comprehensive Plan Map from Residential Rural to Urban Reserve and the Official Whatcom County Zoning Map from Rural Residential-One Dwelling Unit per acre to Urban Residential-Four Swelling units per acre for approximately 17 acres on the North side of West Smith Road, approximately one-half mile East of the Smith Road/I-5 intersection

90-165

5/22/1990

1990-049

Emergency ordinance extending the moratorium on the demolition landfill permits

90-186

6/5/1990

1990-050

Ordinance amending Whatcom County Code 1.08.060, Section C to allow numbering of mini-initiatives

90-178

6/12/1990

1990-051

Ordinance establishing an Auditor’s Revolving Checking account for payment of Federal taxes

90-180

6/12/1990

1990-052

Ordinance revising the 1990 Current Expense Fund, Cooperative Extension Appropriation therein for New Grant Related Programs

90-181

6/12/1990

1990-053

Ordinance deleting Section 6.04 of the Whatcom County Code, replacing it with new Animal Control Regulations

90-188

6/24/1990

1990-054

Ordinance amending Water Safety and Boating Code and further addition for safer boating on County lakes

90-182

6/26/1990

1990-055

Ordinance revising the 1990 County Budget for Salary and Benefits

90-200

6/26/1990

1990-056

Ordinance amending Whatcom County Health Department Regulations, adding a new section (Title 24.08) to address inert waste and demolition waste landfill requirements

90-179

6/26/1990

1990-057

Ordinance amending Whatcom County Code Title 24.01 to refine the duties and powers of the Health Board and its Advisory Committee

90-205

6/26/1990

1990-058

Ordinance adopting amendments to the Whatcom County Development Standards relating to Interim Erosion and Sedimentation Controls for Lake Whatcom Watershed, Samish River Watershed and other critical surface watersheds of Whatcom County

90-156

6/26/1990

1990-059

Ordinance revising the 1990 Public Health Fund appropriation

90-222

7/10/1990

1990-060

Ordinance amending Whatcom County Code Section 2.55.010 to provide for bonding employees in Combined Treatment Services

90-223

7/10/1990

1990-061

Ordinance formally establishing the Developmental Disabilities Department and Board and setting forth various related policies

90-208

7/10/1990

1990-062

Ordinance amending Whatcom County Code Section 5.52, changing the procedure for granting permits to solicitors and canvassers

90-207

7/10/1990

1990-063

Ordinance revising the 1990 Drug Task Force Fund appropriation

90-226

7/10/1990

1990-064

Ordinance amending Exhibit A of Ordinance 89-104, establishing fees for Health Department services

90-221

7/10/1990

1990-065

Ordinance revising the 1990 Current Expense Fund, Non-Departmental appropriation for Health District Asset Division with the City of Bellingham

90-220

7/10/1990

1990-066

Ordinance amending the text of the official Whatcom County Zoning Ordinance, Title 20 to allow Public Agency Directional Signs and to Eliminate Off-Premise Advertising Signs

90-164

7/10/1990

1990-067

Ordinance imposing a moratorium on various developments in the South Fork Valley

90-203

7/10/1990

1990-068

Ordinance revising the 1990 Current Expense Fund, Council Office budget appropriation therein

90-242

7/24/1990

1990-069

Ordinance revising the 1990 Combined Treatment Services appropriation to continue North Sound Regional Support Network Planning Staff Assistance

90-243

7/24/1990

1990-070

Ordinance revising Ordinance 89-110, extending the sunset date for Established Fund

90-244

7/24/1990

1990-071

Ordinance revising the 1990 Emergency Management Fund appropriation for Remodel and Overtime

90-245

7/24/1990

1990-072

Ordinance revising the 1990 Current Expense Fund, Non-Departmental appropriation therein for miscellaneous purposes

90-246

7/24/1990

1990-073

Ordinance revising the 1990 County Supply Fund appropriation for items for resale

90-247

7/24/1990

1990-074

Ordinance revising the 1990 Northwest Washington Fair Fund Appropriation for land purchase and various construction projects

90-248

7/24/1990

1990-075

Ordinance revising the 1990 Current Expense Fund, Buildings and Code Budget therein

90-249

7/24/1990

1990-076

Ordinance revising the 1990 Developmental Disabilities Fund appropriation for additional State Grant Monies and Moving Expenses

90-250

7/24/1990

1990-077

Ordinance revising the 1990 Current Expense Fund, Planning Department’s Appropriation therein to respond to increased work load and acceptance of two State Department of Ecology Centennial Clean Water Fund Grants

90-252

7/24/1990

1990-078

Ordinance revising the 1990 Current Expense Fund, Juvenile Administration Appropriation therein for additional State Grant Funding Authority

90-253

7/24/1990

1990-079

Ordinance revising the 1990 Road Fund Budget

90-254

7/24/1990

1990-080

Emergency ordinance extending the moratorium on processing Conditional Use applications for Off-Premise Advertising Signs from July 31 to August 31, 1990

90-272

7/24/1990

1990-081

Ordinance regarding the matter of placing stop signs on Magrath Road and Lahti Drive

90-269

8/7/1990

1990-082

Ordinance amending Section 6.04 of Whatcom County Code, the new Animal Control Regulations

90-255

8/7/1990

1990-083

Ordinance amending Whatcom County Code Title 11, Boating and Swimming Regulations

90-237

8/7/1990

1990-084

Ordinance revising the fees for Alcohol/Drug Evaluations by the Combined Treatment Services Department

90-262

8/7/1990

1990-085

Ordinance amending the text of the official Whatcom County Zoning Ordinance, Title 20, to modify Sections 20.80 Supplementary Requirements, 20.64.600 and 20.65.606 Resort Commercial and Gateway Industrial Sign Regulations and 20.97 Definitions, to include additional restrictions on off-premise advertising signs

90-164A

8/7/1990

1990-086

Ordinance revising the 1990 Current Expense Fund for Criminal Justice System Expansion

90-263

8/7/1990

1990-087

Ordinance revising the 1990 Current Expense Fund, Prosecuting Attorney’s Appropriation therein for the State Supported Non-Support Program

90-264

8/7/1990

1990-088

Ordinance revising the amount of cash reserved for the Whatcom County Advance Travel Expense Account

90-265

8/7/1990

1990-089

Ordinance revising the 1990 Public Health Fund Appropriation

90-282

9/4/1990

1990-090

Ordinance revising the 1990 County Budget for Unanticipated Expenditures

90-283

9/4/1990

1990-091

Ordinance revising the Official Whatcom County Urban Fringe Comprehensive Plan Map from Tourist Commercial (TC) to Urban Reserve Medium Density (URM) and amendment of the Official Whatcom County Zoning Map from Tourist Commercial to Urban Residential Medium Density-18 Units/Acre for approximately 2.8 acres South of Airport Drive on West Maplewood

90-224

9/4/1990

1990-092

Ordinance revising the 1990 River Improvement Fund Budget

90-305

9/25/1990

1990-093

Emergency ordinance amending Whatcom County Code, Chapter 17 entitled “Flood Damage Prevention” for the purpose of incorporating new Federal flood maps as required by the National Flood Insurance Program

90-316

9/25/1990

1990-094

Ordinance amending Whatcom County Code, Chapter 17 entitled “Flood Damage Prevention” for the purpose of incorporating new Federal flood maps as required by the National Flood Insurance Program

90-316

10/9/1990

1990-095

Ordinance establishing service levels for solid waste and residential recycling collection in unincorporated areas of Whatcom County and nonresidential recycling collection in all areas of Whatcom County

90-306

10/9/1990

1990-096

Ordinance creating a solid waste recycling and collection district within unincorporated areas of Whatcom County; establishing the purposes and objectives of the district; providing for district management; and providing for enforcement, including a penalty, all as provided in Sections RCW 36.58A.010 – 040

90-003

10/9/1990

1990-097

Ordinance increasing the salary for the Board of Equalization members from the present $50 per day for $55 per day

90-308

10/9/1990

1990-098

Ordinance adopting a supplemental budget for the Sumas River Flood Control Zone District #2 Fund

90-329

10/9/1990

1990-099

Ordinance revising the 1990 Current Expense Fund, Hearing Examiner’s Appropriation therein for Professional Services

90-330

10/9/1990

1990-100

Ordinance revising the 1990 Tort Claims Fund Appropriation for Minor Supplements

90-331

10/9/1990

1990-101

Ordinance revising the 1990 Northwest Washington Fair Fund Appropriation for unanticipated property payment, and capital costs

90-345

10/23/1990

1990-102

Ordinance amending the Official Whatcom County Zoning Map from Rural One-Dwelling per Ten Acres (R10A) to Rural- One Dwelling per Five Acres (R5A) for One Parcel of approximately 10 acres in the foothills subarea

90-339

10/23/1990

1990-103

Emergency interim ordinance imposing a temporary moratorium on processing of Conditional Use Permit applications for Solid Waste Disposal Facilities, and declaring that an emergency exists

90-361(a)

10/30/1990

1990-104

Ordinance regarding the matter of establishing parking control on Kellogg, Stuart, and Horton Roads

90-355

11/13/1990

1990-105

Ordinance revising the 1990 Convention Center Fund for Mt. Baker Theater Restoration

90-358

11/13/1990

1990-106

Interim zoning ordinance imposing a temporary moratorium on processing of Conditional Use Permit Applications for Solid Waste Disposal Facilities, pending study of appropriate official controls

90-361

11/13/1990

1990-107

Ordinance revising the 1990 Current Expense Fund, Medical Examiner’s Budget therein for the cost of autopsies

90-354

11/13/1990

1990-108

Ordinance authorizing the levy of taxes for County and State purposes in Whatcom County, Washington, for the year of 1991 pursuant to Home Rule Charter Section 6.10

90-359

11/20/1990

1990-109

Ordinance amending Exhibit A of Ordinance 89-24, Establishing 1991 Fees for the Health Department

90-360

11/20/1990

1990-110

Ordinance in the matter of the adoption of the final budget of Whatcom County for the year 1991 and restricting the expenditures of certain funds therein

90-352

11/20/1990

1990-111

Ordinance regarding the matter of establishing a speed limit on a portion of Birch Point Road

90-385

11/27/1990

1990-112

Ordinance amending the Official Whatcom County Zoning Map from Rural Ten Acre (R-10A) to Rural-Five Acre (R-5A) for approximately 19.7 acres on W. Laurel Road

90-394

11/27/1990

1990-113

Ordinance revising the 1990 Current Expense Fund, Buildings and Code Budget therein

90-384

11/27/1990

1990-114

Ordinance revising the 1990 Current Expense Fund, Non-Departmental Appropriation for the Boundary Review Board

90-386

11/27/1990

1990-115

Ordinance revising the 1990 Current Expense Fund, Non-Departmental Appropriation therein for Animal Control Licensing Program

90-387

11/27/1990

1990-116

Ordinance revising the 1990 Current Expense Fund, District Court Appropriation therein for miscellaneous operating costs

90-388

11/27/1990

1990-117

Ordinance revising the 1990 Current Expense Fund, Superior Court Appropriation therein for Professional Services Contracts and Miscellaneous Items

90-389

11/27/1990

1990-118

Ordinance revising the 1990 Current Expense Fund, Treasurer’s Appropriation therein for a Technical Correction

90-390

11/27/1990

1990-119

Ordinance revising the 1990 Self Insurance/Fringe Benefits Fund Appropriation for Health Benefit Costs beyond budget

90-391

11/27/1990

1990-120

Ordinance revising the 1990 Current Expense Fund, Sheriff’s Office budget therein, to provide additional appropriation authority

90-392

11/27/1990

1990-121

Ordinance revising the 1990 Current Expense Fund, Whatcom County Jail’s Budget therein, to provide additional appropriation authority

90-393

11/27/1990

1990-122

Emergency ordinance establishing interim controls on commercial development between Wiser Lake and the Bartlett Road and adjacent land, and declaring that an emergency exists

90-420

11/27/1990

1990-123

Ordinance establishing Pet Shop Rules and Regulations for the County Health Department, repealing part of Section 6.04.210, Whatcom County Code

90-369

12/4/1990

1990-124

Ordinance adopting an amendment to Whatcom County Code, Chapter 20.82.020 setting forth a limitation on the granting of conditional use permits for high voltage electrical power transmission lines

90-271

12/4/1990

1990-125

Ordinance revising the Environmental Health Fee Schedule

90-421

12/11/1990

1990-126

Ordinance establishing procedures for Management and Disposition of County Owned Personal and Real Property

90-414

12/11/1990

1990-127

Ordinance establishing a new price for Whatcom County Code

90-416

12/11/1990

1990-128

Ordinance amending the text of the Official Whatcom County Zoning Ordinance, Point Roberts Special District (WCC 20.72.650) to extend the prohibition on tree cutting in the Great Blue Heron Rookery and associated 200 meter buffer area until August 31, 1991

90-397

12/11/1990

1990-129

Ordinance revising the 1990 Combined Treatment Services Fund appropriation, Child Enhancement Program

90-404

12/18/1990

1990-130

Ordinance of Whatcom County, Washington, providing for the issuance and sale of Local and Road Improvement District No. 10 refunding bond anticipation notes of the County, in order to extend the interim financing for improvements within Local and Road Improvement District No. 10; and fixing the date, interest rate, maturity, form, terms and covenants of said notes; and confirming the sale of said notes

90-426

12/18/1990

1990-131

Emergency ordinance of the County Council of Whatcom County, Washington, authorizing a loan of $50,000 to Diking District No. 1 from Whatcom County Equipment Rental and Revolving Fund for the purpose of providing funds to pay for the cost of repairs and reconstruction of dikes and levees within the district boundaries

90-457

12/18/1990