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2000 Ordinances

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NUMBER

DESCRIPTION

AGENDA BILL NUMBER

DATE ADOPTED

2000-001

Ordinance amending the Whatcom County Comprehensive Plan and Urban Fringe Subarea Plan from Rural to Urban Growth Area and the Whatcom County Code Title 20 zoning map from Rural to URMX for approximately seven acres in the Urban Fringe Subarea (at Sunset and Britton Road)

AB99-436C

1/11/2000

2000-002

Ordinance amending the Whatcom County Comprehensive Plan Map and Title 20 zoning map from Commercial Forestry to Rural Forestry designations for 80 acres in the Lake Whatcom Subarea.  Reducing the density on Blue Canyon Road and moving it to the Y Road area.

AB99-436D

1/11/2000

2000-003

Ordinance amending Whatcom County Code  24.06, Solid Waste Disposal Standards, imposing limits on acceptance of infectious waste

AB2000-024

1/25/2000

2000-004

Ordinance amending the 2000 Budget, request No. 1

AB2000-047

1/25/2000

2000-005

Ordinance adopting amendments to the Whatcom County Zoning map to exclude the Sudden Valley area as a Transferable Development Rights (TDR) sending area

AB2000-043

1/25/2000

2000-006

Ordinance establishing siting criteria and development standards for wireless communications facilities

AB2000-048

1/25/2000

2000-007

Ordinance rescinding the ordinance restricting tobacco advertising

AB2000-042

1/25/2000

2000-008

Ordinance amending the 2000 budget, request No. 2

AB2000-067

2/8/2000

2000-009

Ordinance amending Ordinance 99-083, the Whatcom County 2000 Unified Fee Schedule

AB2000-093

3/7/2000

2000-010

Ordinance establishing parking restrictions at Birch Bay

AB2000-109

3/7/2000

2000-011

Ordinance amending section 2.88 of the Whatcom County Code, renaming Financial Management Committee to the Financial Management Working Group and changing scope and responsibilities

AB2000-110

3/7/2000

2000-012

Ordinance amending the 2000 budget, Request no. 3

AB2000-111

3/7/2000

2000-013

Ordinance amending Whatcom County Code Chapters 20.83 and 20.38 regarding nonconforming lots and lot consolidation

AB2000-075A

3/21/2000

2000-014

Ordinance amending Ordinance 99-071 regarding the provisional short term planning area for the Drayton Harbor area of the Blaine Urban Growth Area

AB2000-126

3/21/2000

2000-015

Ordinance amending the 2000 Budget, Request No. 4

AB2000-162

4/18/2000

2000-016

Ordinance amending the Official Whatcom County Zoning Ordinance Text 20.90 – Amendments Section, Title 20.92 – Hearing Examiner Section, and Title 2.33 – Permit Review Procedures

AB2000-159

4/18/2000

2000-017

Ordinance establishing Whatcom County Code 2.120, creating the Whatcom County Surface Mining Advisory Committee

AB2000-069B

5/2/2000

2000-018

Ordinance amending the 2000 Budget, request No. 5

AB2000-173

5/2/2000

2000-019

Ordinance to repeal Whatcom County Code section 2.22A, Department of Nor-Bell Care Center

AB2000-183

5/16/2000

2000-020

Ordinance amending the 2000 Budget, Request No. 6

AB2000-186

5/16/2001

2000-021

Ordinance proposing revisions to Whatcom County Code 24.06, Solid Waste Rules

AB2000-194

5/30/2000

2000-022

Ordinance establishing Whatcom County Code 2.130, creating the Whatcom County Rural County Sales and Use Tax Advisory Committee

AB2000-195

5/30/2000

2000-023

Ordinance amending the 2000 Budget, Request No. 7

AB2000-196

5/30/2000

2000-024

Ordinance amending Whatcom County Code Section 12.56, Victim Memorial Sign Program

AB2000-197

5/30/2000

2000-025

Ordinance amending Whatcom County Code Section 3.08.100, setting requirements for Council approval of contracts

AB2000-184

5/30/2000

2000-026

Emergency ordinance imposing a moratorium on the acceptance of Conditional Use Permit applications for regional transmission pipelines of petroleum, petroleum products, and natural gas

AB2000-216

5/30/2000

2000-027

Ordinance establishing Whatcom County Code 2.125, forming the Whatcom County Utilities Planning and Advisory Committee

AB2000-177

6/27/2000

2000-028

Ordinance amending Whatcom County Code 16.20, Whatcom County Shellfish Protection Districts

AB2000-188A

6/27/2000

2000-029

Ordinance amending the 2000 Budget, Request No. 8

AB2000-233

6/27/2000

2000-030

Ordinance continuing a moratorium on the acceptance of conditional use permit applications for regional transmission pipelines of petroleum, petroleum products, and natural gas; and declaring an emergency

AB2000-216A

7/11/2000

2000-031

Ordinance establishing a $30 petty cash revolving fund for Administrative Services – Human Resources

AB2000-252

7/11/2000

2000-032

Emergency Ordinance amending the 2000 Budget to create funding for a lifeguard position at Lake Samish Park

AB2000-274

7/11/2000

2000-033

Ordinance amending the official Whatcom County Zoning Ordinance, Title 20, to allow flexibility in the R and RF Zones for the temporary use of RV’s, revise RV standards in the UR and RR Zones, provide RV standards in the URM, R, RF and RC Zones, and designate additional areas in Point Roberts which are appropriate for the temporary use of RV’s.  VETOED

AB2000-215

7/11/2000

2000-034

Ordinance amending boating and swimming violations

AB2000-273

7/25/2000

2000-035

Ordinance in the matter of approving a change in control of Black Rock Cable, Inc., from present owner to Seren Innovations, Inc.

AB2000-285

8/8/2000

2000-036

Ordinance amending the 2000 Budget, Request No. 9

AB2000-286

8/8/2000

2000-037

Ordinance amending the 2000 Budget, Request No. 10

AB2000-302

9/12/2000

2000-038

Ordinance amending the official Whatcom County Code, Title 20, to clarify Chapter 20.04.030 Interpretation and Conflict

AB2000-253

9/12/2000

2000-039

Ordinance amending the official Whatcom County Zoning Ordinance, Section 20.92.210, granting the Hearing Examiner the authority to decide coordinated water system plan appeals

AB2000-284

9/12/2000

2000-040

Ordinance amending Title 20 to allow flexibility in the R and RF zones for the temporary use of RVs, revise RV standards in the UR and RR zones, provide RV standards in the R, RF and RC zones, and designate additional areas in Point Roberts which are appropriate for the temporary use of RVs.

AB2000-215B

9/26/2000

2000-041

Ordinance amending WCC 2.108, Commission Against Domestic Violence.

AB2000-324

9/26/2000

2000-042

Ordinance amending the 2000 budget amendment no. 11

AB2000-325

9/26/2000

2000-043

Ordinance amending Whatcom County Code 20.92, regarding time limits for appeals of Hearing Examiner decisions to the County Council

AB2000-305

9/26/2000

2000-044

Ordinance amending the 2000 Budget, Request No. 12

AB2000-359

10/24/2000

2000-045

Ordinance amending the Whatcom County Urban Fringe Comprehensive Plan and the Whatcom County Zoning Map to rezone approximately 24 acres in the Bellingham Urban Fringe from UR4 to LII zoning

AB2000-346

10/25/2000

2000-046

Ordinance amending the Whatcom County Comprehensive Plan’s Six-Year Capital Improvement Program, Capital Facilities Chapter and Transportation Chapter

AB2000-347

11/14/2000

2000-047

Ordinance amending the Official Whatcom County Comprehensive Plan map to bring consistency to the southern UGA boundary for Lynden and the County

AB2000-323

11/14/2000

2000-048

Ordinance amending the Unincorporated Urban Growth Area and Short Term Planning Area Policies of the Whatcom County Comprehensive Plan

AB2000-344

11/14/2000

2000-049

Ordinance amending the Official Whatcom County Comprehensive Plan, Map 20, and clarifying that areas designated Rural Forestry (RF) and Commercial Forestry (CF) on Map 20 are forest resource lands which have been designated for the purposes of long term commercial significance pursuant to RCW 36.70A.170

AB2000-345

11/14/2000

2000-050

Ordinance continuing a moratorium on the acceptance of Conditional Use Permit applications for regional transmission pipelines of petroleum, petroleum products, and natural gas; and declaring an emergency

AB2000-216B

11/14/2000

2000-051

Ordinance authorizing the levy of taxes for county and state purposes in Whatcom County, Washington, for the year of 2001 pursuant to Home Rule Charter Section 6.10

AB2000-373

11/14/2000

2000-052

Ordinance adopting the 2001 Whatcom County Unified Fee Schedule

AB2000-374

11/14/2000

2000-053

Ordinance in the matter of the adoption of the Final Budget of Whatcom County for the Year 2001 and restricting the expenditure of certain funds therein

AB2000-363

11/14/2001

2000-054

Ordinance in the matter of accepting a portion of Judy Way as a public road

AB2000-355A

11/28/2000

2000-055

Ordinance amending Ordinance of Board of County Commissioners adopted April 14, 1969, granting a 50 year non-exclusive franchise to City of Blaine to install, operate and maintain electric utility distribution lines along certain roads in Whatcom County, Washington

AB2000-372

11/28/2000

2000-056

Ordinance adopting new Whatcom County Land Division Regulations (Title 21), repealing the existing Whatcom County Subdivision Regulations (Title 21), and making minor modifications to Title 2 and Title 20

AB2000-160

11/28/2000

2000-057

Ordinance regarding establishment of speed limits within a school zone  (Cable Street)

AB2000-393

11/28/2000

2000-058

Ordinance regarding establishment of speed limits on certain county roads

AB2000-394

11/28/2000

2000-059

Ordinance establishing a temporary speed limit change for Park Road

AB2000-395

11/28/2000

2000-060

Ordinance regarding establishment of speed limit on Loomis Trail Road

AB2000-396

11/28/2000

2000-061

Ordinance regarding installing stop signs on certain County roads

AB2000-397

11/28/2000

2000-062

Ordinance amending the official Whatcom County Zoning Map from Rural, Five Acres (R5A) to Small Town Commercial (STC) for approximately 3.4 acres of a 5.18 acre parcel located within the Short Term Planning Area of the Columbia Valley/Kendall Urban Growth Area

AB2000-300

11/28/2000

2000-063

Ordinance amending Whatcom County Code 20.10 and 20.97, to modify the procedures for processing Comprehensive Plan amendments

AB2000-063

11/28/2000

2000-064

Ordinance amending the Official Whatcom County Zoning Ordinance, Title 20, Section 20.42.150 to allow public health and safety facilities and road maintenance facilities within the Rural Forestry zoning classification as a conditional use

AB2000-392

12/12/2000

2000-065

Ordinance amending the 2000 Budget, Request No. 13

AB2000-408

12/12/2000

2000-066

Ordinance amending the Official Whatcom County Zoning Ordinance, Title 20, Chapter 20.80, to include accumulative impervious surface thresholds for stormwater special district on-site stormwater quality and quantity facility requirements, and to provide additional clarifying language for administrative purposes

AB2000-390

12/12/2000