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2013 Ordinances

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NUMBER

DESCRIPTION

AGENDA BILL

APPROVAL DATE

Ordinance Imposing an Interim Moratorium on the Acceptance of New Applications for Divisions of Land Resulting in Lots Smaller Than Five Acres Within the Lake Whatcom Watershed
AB2012-040B
1/15/2013
Ordinance Closing Sheriff’s Office Legacy Bank Account
AB2013-041
1/29/2013
Ordinance Establishing a Project Fund for the New Jail Project 2013 – 2014
AB2013-042
1/29/2013
Ordinance Amendment No. 1 of the 2013 Budget
AB2013-043
1/29/2013

Ordinance Amendment No. 2 of the 2013 Budget

AB2013-074
2/12/2013

Ordinance Amending Ordinance No. 2012-054 Establishing the Sheriff’s Records Management System Project Fund and Establishing a Project Based Budget for Phase I of the Sheriff’s Records Management Project

AB2013-075
2/12/2013

Ordinance Authorizing an Interfund Loan to Finance a Portion of the Cost of Replacing the Sheriff and Jail Records Management System

AB2013-076
2/12/2013

Ordinance Adopting Comprehensive Plan Amendments Relating to Unincorporated UGA Interlocal Agreements

AB2012-328
2/12/2013
2013-009
(clean, strikethrough)

Ordinance Adopting Comprehensive Plan Amendments Relating to Capital Facility Planning for the East County

AB2012-329
2/12/2013
Ordinance Finalizing a Revised System OF Assessment for Consolidated Drainage Improvement District No. 20

AB2013-073
2/26/2013
Ordinance Amendment No. 3 of the 2013 Budget
AB2013-092
2/26/2013
Ordinance to Establish Speed Limits on Certain County Roads
AB2013-106
3/26/2013
Ordinance Amendment No. 4 of the 2013 Budget
AB2013-105
3/26/2013
Ordinance Establishing a Forestry Advisory Committee for Whatcom County
AB2013-098
3/26/2013
2013-015
(clean, strikethrough)
Ordinance Amending the Agricultural Purchase of Development Rights Program Application Procedure and Guidelines
AB2013-115
4/9/2013
Ordinance Amending County Code, Chapter 3.37, Section 3.37.070 Chemical Dependency/Mental Health Program Fund Oversight Advisory Committee
AB2013-130
4/9/2013
Ordinance amending Ordinance 2012-048 in the Matter of the Adoption of the Final Budget of Whatcom County for the Biennium 2013-2014 and Restricting the Expenditure of Certain Funds Therein
AB2013-144
4/23/2013
Ordinance Amending Whatcom County Code Chapter 2.27A to Prevent the Release and Spread of Aquatic Invasive Species
AB2013-145
4/23/2013
Ordinance Amending the Whatcom County Unified Fee Schedule
AB2013-146
4/23/2013
Ordinance Amending Whatcom County Code Section 1.14, Electoral Precincts, for Changes in Certain Voting Precinct Boundaries in Whatcom County
AB2013-147
4/23/2013
Ordinance Amendment No. 5 of the 2013 Budget
AB2013-142
4/23/2013

Ordinance Authorizing Interfund Loans to Finance Cash Flow for Road Capital Project Budgets

AB2013-164
5/7/2013
Ordinance Amendment No. 6 of the 2013 Budget
AB2013-178
5/21/2013
Ordinance Amending Ordinance No. 81-6 an Ordinance Authorizing the Treasurer to Establish a Fund to be Known as the Whatcom County Community Development Fund
AB2013-179
5/21/2013
Ordinance Amending Ordinance No. 2011-030 Establishing a Project Based Budget to Fund Civic Center Exterior Repairs
AB2013-176
5/21/2013
Ordinance Amending Whatcom County Code Title 9 (Public Peace, Morals, and Welfare) to Revise Sections Pre-Empted by State Law
AB2013-182
6/4/2013
Ordinance Establishing the Superior Court Fourth Judge Courtroom Renovation Project Fund and Establishing a Project-Based Budget for the Superior Court Fourth Judge Courtoom Renovation Project
AB2013-208
6/18/2013
2013-028
(clean, strikethrough)
Ordinance Amending Whatcom County Zoning Code Title 20, the Official Whatcom County Zoning Map, and the Whatcom County Comprehensive Plan and Maps, to Implement Changes Relating to Rural Land Use Planning
AB2013-180
6/18/2013
2013-029
(clean, strikethrough)
Ordinance Amending WCC 3.08, Purchasing System
AB2013-206
6/18/2013
2013-030
(clean, strikethrough)
Ordinance Amending WCC 1.10, Procedures for Management and Disposition of County-Owned Personal and Real Property
AB2013-207
6/18/2013
Ordinance Amendment No. 1 to the Ordinance No. 2012-053 Establishing the Rural Road Safety Program Fund and Establishing a Project-Based Budget for the Rural Road Safety Program
AB2013-209
6/18/2013
Ordinance Amendment No. 7 of the 2013 Budget
AB2013-210
6/18/2013
Ordinance Amendment No. 1 of the 2014 Budget
AB2013-212
6/18/2013
Ordinance Rescinding Ordinance 87-86 and Closing the Drug Task Force Revolving Bank Account
AB2013-213
6/18/2013
Ordinance Closing a Portion of Boundary Road
AB2013-202
7/9/2013
Ordinance Ordering the Closure of Limestone Road East of Tilbury Road
AB2013-235
7/9/2013
2013-037
(clean, strikethrough)
Ordinance Imposing an Interim Moratorium on the Acceptance of New Applications for divisions of Land Resulting in Lots Smaller Than Five Acres Within the Lake Whatcom Watershed
AB2012-040C
7/9/2013
Ordinance to Enter Into a Development Agreement to Mitigate for Wetland and Wetland Buffer Fill in Order to Create Additional Parking Pursuant to Conditional Use Permit (CUP) 2012-00001
AB2013-234
7/9/2013
Ordinance Finalizing a Revised System of Assessment for Drainage Improvement District No. 6
AB2013-237
7/23/2013
2013-040
(clean, strikethrough)
Ordinance, Code Amendments to Allow Agricultural Area Amendments and Related Changes Affecting the Agricultural Zone
AB2013-128B
7/23/2013
2013-041
(clean, strikethrough)
Ordinance Adopting Amendments to the Six-Year Capital Improvement Program (CIP) for Whatcom County Facilities (2013-2018)
AB2013-252
7/23/2013
2013-042
(clean, strikethrough)
Ordinance Amending Whatcom County Code Chapter 10.34 Ferry Rates
AB2013-253
7/23/2013
2013-043
(clean, strikethrough)
Ordinance Amending the Whatcom County Zoning Code Title 20 – to Create Chapter 20.51, Lake Whatcom Watershed Overlay District and Corresponding Definitions in 20.97; Amend Title 20 – Zoning, to Remove Lake Whatcom from Chapter 20.71, and applicable Sections of 20.80.600; Amending the Text of Whatcom County Comprehensive Plan, Land Use Chapter Policies Relating to Water Quality and Stormwater Management in the Lake Whatcom Watershed
AB2012-102A
7/23/2013
Ordinance Amendment No. 8 of the 2013 Budget
AB2013-254
7/23/2013
Ordinance Amendment No. 1 to the Ordinance No. 2013-003 Establishing a Project Fund for the New Jail Project 2013-2014
AB2013-255
7/23/2013
Ordinance Establishing the Nesset Farm Restoration Project Fund and Establishing a Project-Based Budget for the Nesset House Restoration Project
AB2013-256
7/23/2013
Ordinance Authorizing an Interfund Loan to Finance Cash Flow for the Nesset Farm Restoration Project Fund
AB2013-256A
7/23/2013
Ordinance, Amendment No. 9 of the 2013 Budget
AB2013-270
8/6/2013
2013-049
( clean, strikethrough)
Ordinance Text Amendment to WCC 21.05.039 Phasing, Expiration and Time Extension for Preliminary Long Subdivision Approval
AB2013-272
8/6/2013
2013-050
(clean, strikethrough)

Ordinance Amending the Whatcom County Zoning Code Title 20 – Section 20.80.630, Stormwater and Drainage, relating to water quality stormwater management in the Birch Bay UGA

AB2013-273
8/6/2013
2013-051(clean, strikethrough)
Ordinance adopting amendments to the Whatcom County Code to allow packinghouses in the Agriculture Zoning District
AB2012-300C
9/10/2013

Ordinance repealing Ordinance 2013-037, which imposed an interim moratorium on the acceptance of new applications for divisions of land resulting in lots smaller than five acres within the Lake Whatcom Watershed

AB2013-277
9/10/2013
Ordinance Amendment No. 10 of the 2013 Budget
AB2013-305
9/24/2013
Ordinance Amendment No. 11 of the 2013 Budget
AB2013-314
10/8/2013

Ordinance Repealing Ordinances 2009-045, 2006-350, and 87-19 Establishing Petty Cash Revolving Funds for Public Works Engineering Services, Road Design/Construction, and ER&R Funds

AB2013-315
10/8/2013
Ordinance Amendment No. 12 of the 2013 Budget
AB2013-326
10/22/2013

2013-057
(clean, strikethrough)

Ordinance Amending Whatcom County Code Title 20 Zoning, to Correct Errors and Provide Clarification

AB2013-328
10/22/2013
Ordinance Amendment No. 13 of the 2013 Budget
AB2013-346
11/12/13
Ordinance Amendment No. 2 to Ordinance No. 2013-003 Establishing a Project Fund for the New Jail Project
AB2013-347
11/12/13
An Ordinance Establishing the State Street Building Acquisition and Improvement Fund and Related Capital Budget Appropriation
AB2013-348
11/12/13

An Ordinance Establishing a Capital Budget Appropriation for Renovation of the Civic Center Building

AB2013-349
11/12/13
Ordinance Installing Stop signs on Various Roads within the County
AB2013-376
11/26/2013
Ordinance Authorizing the Levy of 2014 Property Taxes for County Road Purposes
AB2013-379
11/26/2013

2013-064

Ordinance Limiting the 2014 General Fund Property Tax Levy
AB2013-380
11/26/2013
Ordinance Authorizing the Levy of Taxes for County and State Purposes in Whatcom County, Washington, for the Year of 2014
AB2013-381
11/26/2013
Ordinance Authorizing the Levy of Taxes for Conservation Futures Purposes for 2014
AB2013-382
11/26/2013
2013-067
(clean, strikethrough)
Ordinance Amending Whatcom County Code 6.04.150 Impound, Redemption and Disposition of Animals
AB2013-375
11/26/2013
Ordinance Amendment No. 14 of the 2013 Budget
AB2013-383
11/26/2013

Ordinance Amendment No. 2 of the 2014 Budget

AB2013-385
11/26/2013
Ordinance Closing Yew Street Road Project Budget Fund 335
AB2013-397
12/10/2013
Ordinance Closing Lincoln Road Project Budget Fund 336
AB2013-398
12/10/2013
Ordinance Amendment No. 15 of the 2013 Budget
AB2013-399
12/10/2013
Ordinance Amendment No. 3 of the 2014 Budget
AB2013-402
12/10/2013
2013-074
(clean, strikethrough)

Ordinance to Replace the Emergency Medical and Ambulance Advisory Board Established Through Whatcom County Ordinance No. 82-109 and Amended Through Ordinance 2006-007 (Codified in Whatcom County Code as Chapter 5.04.080) with the EMS Oversight Board and Technical Advisory Board Defining the Composition and Duties of These Newly Established Boards

AB2013-384
12/10/2013