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1993 Ordinances

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NUMBER

DESCRIPTION

AGENDA BILL

APPROVAL DATE

93-001

Repealing WCC Title 8.04 regarding restaurants & drinking places

92-430

1/7/1993

93-002

Amending Ord 89-56 assigning the non-exclusive franchise from Glacier Cable Partners Limited to TCI Cablevision of Washington, Inc.

92-490

1/12/1993

93-003

Reorganizing Whatcom County Government through repeal of certain existing departments, creation of new departments, and establishment of fund and commission.  Orig. ord. vetoed.

92-391B

2/23/1993

93-004

Amending the 1993 Paths and Trail Fund Budget (Note: this was repealed)

93-001

1/26/1993

93-005

Regarding the matter of placing stop signs on various county roads.

93-012

1/26/1993

93-006

Amending the 1993 budget (NW WA Fair)

93-011

1/26/1993

93-007

Approval of dispute resolution services plan and amending 1993 Current Expense Superior Court Budget, to fund dispute resolution center

92-441C

1/26/1993

93-008

Consideration of request to amend Cherry Point - Ferndale Subarea Comp Plan and official WC zoning map for approx. 14 acres in Section 5, Township 39N, Range 2E. From Rural five acres to General Commercial

92-419

1/12/1993

93-009

Granting a non-exclusive franchise to Glenhaven Lakes Club Water Assn. along certain growth Roads

92-484

2/23/1993

93-010

Ord. Providing for the issuance of sale of limited tax general obligation bonds in the amount of $8,300,000

93-047

2/23/1993

93-011

Amend the 1993 budget.  Council intends to further amend budget with AB93-001 regarding Paths & Trails Fund for $1600 -

93-063

3/9/1993

93-012

Set Filing fees for survey recording act. and amending county code section 3.50.010

93-051

3/9/1993

93-013

Regarding the matter of removing stop signs on Hampton Road

93-078

3/23/1993

93-014

Amend the 1993 budget

93-080

3-23-93

93-015

Amend Ordinance 92-050 to reflect the increased cost of providing the republished County Code

93-084

4-13-93

93-016

Amend the 1993 budget. B & C request

93-099

4-13-93

93-017

Repeal Ord. 93-004 to amend the 1993 Paths & Trails Fund Budget

93-001A

4-13-93

93-018

Adopting the 1993 update of the Whatcom County Shoreline Management Program

93-109

4-27-93

93-019

Amend the 1993 Budget, No. 7

93-125

4-27-93

93-020

Authorizing an interfund loan not to exceed $300,000 from the Whatcom County Equipment Rental & Revolving Fund to the Whatcom County Conservation Futures Fund for the purpose of temporary funding for a land acquisition on Chuckanut Mountain.

93-126

4-27-93

93-021

Amend Ord. 88-63 authorizing investment of excess cash in certain funds to benefit the same

93-127

4-27-93

93-022

Establishing parking control on Lummi View Drive during the annual drydocking of the Whatcom Chief

93-149

5-11-93

93-023

Amend Or 91-002 clarifying membership on the Solid Waste Advising Committee.

93-108

5/11/1993

93-024

Amending Ord. 91-040 establishing the Health Dept Advisory Board.

93-137

5-11-93

93-025

Amend ord. 92-077 assigning the non-exclusive franchise from Country Cable TV to Northland Cable Properties Seven Limited Partnership

93-150

5-25-93

93-026

Amend the 1993 budget (Amendment No. 8 - Combined Treatment Services)

93-172

5-25-93

93-027

Revising Chapter 5.20 of the Whatcom County Code regarding fireworks permit

93-197

6-8-93

93-028

Amend the text of Title 20, Chapter 72, Point Roberts Special District, to extend the prohibition  on tree cutting and to set burning and vegetative clearing limitations in and around the Great Blue Heron Rookery and associated buffer areas

93-183

6-8-93

93-029

Amend condition P-5 of the Major Development Permit for Beachwood Park(MDP1-75) to increase the permissible size of storage sheds from 72 square feet to 100 square feet and to allow certain other structures

92-432A

6/8/1993

93-030

Amending Existing County Ord. 92-88 establishing 1993 fee schedule for the Whatcom County Health Dept.

93-211

6-22-93

93-031

Assignment and Clarification of mutual authority and responsibility regarding the conduct of the Northwest Washington Fair

93-208

6-22-93

93-032

Amend Ord. 92-040 approving and confirming the final rates and charges roll for the Lake Samish Lake Management District No. 1

93-209

6-22-93

93-033

Amending Ord. 93-021 authorizing investment of excess cash in certain funds to benefit the same

93-210

6-22-93

93-034

Supplemental amendment No. 9 to the 1993 budget

93-212

6-22-93

93-035

Amend the official Whatcom County Zoning Ord., Title 20, Agricultural District, Chapter 20.40 to allow rock crushing as a conditional use when within a mineral resource land (MRL) overlay district

93-215

6-22-93

93-036

Establish Whatcom County Voting Precincts

93-216

6-22-93

93-037

Order closure of the alley lying south of Lot 9, Block 3, Town of Deming at its Karen Street end

93-207

6-22-93

93-038

Amend the Official Whatcom County Zoning Ord., Title 20, to allow the commercial extraction of sand and gravel knolls and bridges and accessory sorting of materials in the Ag. district

93-214-

7-6-93

93-039

Regarding the annexation of certain properties near the Yew Street Road Area into the Protection District No. 10

93-180

7-13-93

93-040

Amend No 89-103, an ordinance establishing Whatcom County's ferry rates

93-152A

7-13-93

93-041

Amending the 1993 budget, request No. 10

93-243

7-13-93

93-042

Reorganization of Whatcom County Government through repeal and amendment of certain sections of the Whatcom County Code and creation of a new Administrative Services Dept.

93-173

7-13-93

93-043

Amending County Charter to be submitted to the people regarding duties of the Auditor and Treasurer

93-220

7-27-93

93-044

Amending the County Charter to the voters changing the County Executive to an appointed County Manager

93-221

7/27/1993

93-045

Amending the Charter to allow a charter commission to be formed earlier than every 10 years

93-289

7-27-93

93-046

Amending the Charter to correct scriveners errors

93-248

7-27-93

93-047

 Amend certain sections of the WCC to correct scrivener's errors and/or unclear text amendments

93-246

7-27-93

93-048

Amend various sections of the WCC to eliminate out-of-date reference to "County Commissioners"

93-247

7-27-93

93-049

Repeal Section 2.34 of the WCC regarding the Community Recreation Commission

93-259

7-27-93

93-050

Repeal section 2.52 of the WCC regarding the Multipurpose Community Center

93-260

7-27-93

93-051

Amend WCC 2.21 Board of Equalization to reflect pay increase authorized by County Council in 1992

93-224

7-27-93

93-052

Authorizing amendment No. 11 to 1993 budget

93-288

7-27-93

93-053

Establish responsibility for burial of indigent remains to replace the emergency ordinance that expires on the 61st day after becoming effective

93-219B

8-3-93

93-054

Impose a Superior Court filing fee surcharge and a marriage license fee surcharge to fund family law courthouse facilitator services

93-309

8-10-93

93-055

Emergency ordinance regarding disposition of indigent remains

93-219A

6-22-93

93-056

Amend the Foothills Subarea comprehensive plan, and the official zoning ordinance to allow one private, non-commercial recreational vehicle or mobile home per lot within pre-existing recreational subdivisions as a permitted use in the Urban residential and residential rural districts in that subarea, as well as amending the following Whatcom County sections relating to this change:  Title 20.97, regarding definitions

93-310

9-14-93

93-057

Impose a 1993 marriage license fee surcharge to fund family services

93-362

9-28-93

93-058

Authorize the appointment of a Family Court Commissioner in the Superior Court

93-361

9-28-93

93-059

Revise Ord. 92-036 eliminating the sunset date

93-365

9-28-93

93-060

Amend the 1993 budget, request No. 13

93-325

9-28-93

93-061

Revise the 1993 budget, request No. 14

93-366

9-28-93

93-062

Regarding the matter of placing a weight limit on H Street bridge No. 41 and placing a detour signs at Jackman Road and Axling Rd

93-363

9-28-93

93-063

Regarding the matter of placing a weight limit on the Nooksack Road Bridge No. 508 and placing stop signs on each roadway approach.  Amend to eliminate reference to stop signs.

93-364

9-28-93

93-064

Ordinance in the matter of granting a non-exclusive franchise to Northwest Water Assn. 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 area of Whatcom County

93-343

10-5-93

93-065

Ordinance in the matter of granting a non-exclusive franchise to the City of Ferndale 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.

93-343A

10-5-93

93-066

Further Amend the Whatcom County Code to eliminate or update out-of-date references to "county commissioners"

93-247A

10-12-93

93-067

Amend the Whatcom County Code, repealing Chapter 5.56, teenage dances

93-247C

10-12-93

93-068

Emergency Ord. to amend Ord. 92-073, regarding Uniform Fire Code, to erase the sunset clause

93-406

10-12-93

93-069

Establish a dog control zone in the Mosquito Lake Road area, amend Whatcom County Code Section 6.04

93-299A

10-26-93

93-070

Amend the budget, request No. 15

93-397

10-26-93

93-071

Amend the Ordinance establishing the Emergency Management Division within the Sheriff's Office (2.40) to clarify the status of employees within the division

93-398

10-26-93

93-072

Authorize the clerk to require a deposit prior to performance of some services by the Council Office Staff

93-399

11-9-93

93-073

Amend the Right to Farm ordinance, Title 14, and WCC 9.40 and WCC 9.44 to prohibit agricultural operations from being considered nuisance, a disorderly house or a breach of peace

93-392

11-9-93

93-074

Order closure of Railroad Avenue at Wickersham Road

93-423

11-9-93

93-075

Amend the official zoning map from rural forestry to rural five acres in the Foothills Subarea

93-412

11-9-93

93-076

Amend the official Whatcom County Zoning Ord. (Title 20) to allow, as conditional uses, aircraft landing areas for personal use in the agriculture, rural, rural forestry, and commercial forestry zone designations, and in the commercial forestry zone as an accessory use.

93-213

9-14-93

93-077

Regarding the matter of placing a weight limit on Flynn Road bridge No. 51A

93-440

11-23-93

93-078

Temporarily reducing the speed limit on Hannegan Rd.

93-441

11-23-93

93-079

Regarding finalizing the system of assessment for Drainage Dist. No. 3 (Green Lake, Four-mile Creek)

93-430

11-23-93

93-080

Adopting the Whatcom County Unified Fee Schedule and Amending certain sections of the Whatcom County Code

93-419

11-23-93

93-081

Authorizing the levy of taxes for county and state purposes in Whatcom County, WA for the year 1994 pursuant to Home Rule Charter Section 6.10. Vetoed by Exec.  Adopted 12-21-93 as Ord. 93-095

93-420

11-23-93

93-082

Ord. in the matter of the adoption of the adoption of the final budget of Whatcom County for the year 1994 and restricting the expenditure of certain funds therein.  Vetoed by Exec, 12-14-93 Council did NOT override the veto.

93-371B

11-23-93

93-083

Terminating the Auditor's revolving checking account

93-438

11-23-93

93-084

Amend the budget, request No. 16

93-439

11-23-93

93-085

Establishing "no parking" on South Beach Way. No amends

93-473

12-7-93

93-086

Establishing a weight limit of 40 tons on Coal Creek Road Bridge No. 511. No amends

93-474

12-7-93

93-087

Regarding the sale of tax title property by Whatcom County in accord with the provisions currently contained in State Law. No amends

93-475

12-7-93

93-088

Amend WC zoning map from rural 5 acre to light impact industrial for 40 acres in the Lynden-Nooksack subarea. No Amends

93-461

12-7-93

93-089

Amending the Foothills subarea comprehensive plan map and the official WC zoning map for approximately 35 acres between Silver Lake Road, Section 19, T40N, R6E, from Rural Forestry (RF) to R10A.  No amends

93-464

12-7-93

93-090

Amending the official WC zoning map for the Chuckanut Lake Samish, Lake Whatcom, and Foothill Subarea designating certain areas as rural forestry.  No amends

93-458

12-7-93

93-091

Amending the text of Title 20, the official Whatcom County Code, Chapter 20.88, Major Development Permits to Modify and Eliminate Unrealistically Restrictive and Confusing Deadlines.

93-291A

12-7-93

93-092

Amending 92-001 to allow limited consent to assignment of cable television franchise rights for security purposes (Black Rock Cable)

93-451

12-14-93

93-093

Amending 93-025 to allow limited consent to assignment of cable television franchise rights for security purposes (Northland Cable)

93-150A

12-14-93

93-094

Emergency Ord. extending emergency ord. 93-068, which erased the Uniform Fire Code sunset clause

93-406A

12-14-93

93-095

Authorizing the levy of taxes for County and State purposes in Whatcom County, WA  for the year of 1994 pursuant to home rule charter section 6.10 (Amended)

93-420

12-21-93

93-096

Amend the budget, request No. 17. Amended

93-486

12-21-93

93-097

Declaring and emergency and adopting interim funding for the 1994 fiscal year.  Amended

93-371C

12-21-93