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2014 Ordinances

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NUMBER

DESCRIPTION

AGENDA BILL

APPROVAL DATE

Ordinance amending the 2014 Whatcom County Budget, fourth request, in the amount of $775,964
AB2014-041
1/28/2014
2014-002
(clean, strikethrough)
Ordinance amending the Whatcom County Comprehensive Plan and maps, to implement changes relating to rural land use planning
AB2014-040
1/28/2014
2014-003
( clean, strikethrough)
Ordinance repealing the 1986 Lynden-Nooksack Valley Subarea Plan and amending provisions in the Whatcom County Comprehensive Plan relating to subarea plans
AB2013-203
1/28/2014
2014-004
(clean, strikethrough)
Ordinance repealing the 1987 Birch Bay-Blaine Subarea Plan and amending provisions in the Whatcom County Comprehensive Plan relating to subarea plans
AB2013-204
1/28/2014
2014-005
(clean, strikethrough)
Ordinance repealing the 1986 Chuckanut-Lake Samish Subarea Plan and amending provisions in the Whatcom County Comprehensive Plan relating to subarea plans
AB2013-205
1/28/2014
2014-006
(clean, strikethrough)
Ordinance adopting amendments to the Point Roberts Character Plan
AB2013-306
1/28/2014
2014-007
(clean, strikethrough)

Ordinance adopting Comprehensive Plan amendments relating to capital facility planning for special purpose districts

AB2013-345
1/28/2014
2014-008(clean, strikethrough)
Interim Ordinance Allowing Agricultural Packinghouses in the Agriculture Zoning District as Conditional Uses
AB2014-060
2/11/2014
Emergency Ordinance Imposing an Emergency Moratorium on the Acceptance of New Applications for Marijuana Producers, Processors, and Retailers as Authorized by Washington State Initiative 502 and Medical Marijuana Facilities as Authorized Under Chapter 69.51A RCW
AB2014-074A
2/11/2014
Ordinance Amendment No. 5 of the 2014 Budget
AB2014-058
2/11/2014
Ordinance Establishing the Dakota Creek Bridge No. 500 Project Fund and Establishing a Project Based Budget for the Dakota Creek Bridge No. 500 Project
AB2014-042
2/11/2014
Ordinance Establishing the Slater Road Intersections, Imhoff and Ferndale Roads Project Fund and Establishing a Project Based Budget for the Slater Road Intersections, Imhoff and Ferndale Roads Project
AB2014-043
2/11/2014

Ordinance Establishing the Telecommunications System Replacement Fund and Related Capital Budget Appropriation

AB2014-059
2/11/2014
2014-014
( clean, strikethrough)
Ordinance amending Whatcom County Code Chapter 2.27A to prevent the release and spread of aquatic invasive species
AB2014-075
2/25/2014
Ordinance [adopting] amendment no. 6 of the 2014 budget
AB2014-088
2/25/2014
2014-016
(clean, strikethrough)

Ordinance amending Whatcom County Code 24.03, Food Service Rules and Regulations

AB2014-090
2/25/2014
2014-017
(clean, strikethrough)
Ordinance amending Whatcom County 2014 Unified Fee Schedule to authorize the ferry fund to absorb credit/debit card convenience fees on single-ride ferry fares and incorporate credit/debit card convenience fees on multi-ride ferry passes
AB2014-091
3/11/2014

Ordinance amendment No. 7 of the 2014 Budget

AB2014-099
3/11/2014
2014-019
( clean, strikethrough)
Interim Ordinance allowing marijuana production, processing, and retailing as authorized by Washington State Initiative 502 and medical marijuana facilities as authorized under Chapter 69.51A RCW
AB2014-074B
3/25/2014
Ordinance amending the Whatcom County Unified Fee Schedule
AB2014-117
3/25/2014
2014-021
(clean, strikethrough)
Ordinance establishing charges/fees for providing advanced life support (ALS) ambulance Transport Services in Whatcom County
AB2014-121
3/25/2014
Ordinance Amendment No. 8 of the 2014 Budget
AB2014-114
3/25/2014
2014-023
(clean, strikethrough)

Ordinance amending the Whatcom County Code regarding lot clustering standards in the rural (R) district

AB2014-113
3/25/2014
Ordinance installing stop signs on roads within the county
AB2014-131
4/8/2014
Ordinance repealing and replacing Whatcom County Code Section 1.14, Electoral Precincts, to amend certain election precinct boundaries, approve new precinct boundaries as necessary, and adopt a book of election precinct maps by reference
AB2014-130
4/8/2014
2014-026
(clean, strikethrough)

Ordinance adopting the current State Building Code and repealing existing Title 15 of the Whatcom County Code

AB2013-271
4/8/2014
Ordinance (Interim) allowing marijuana production, processing and retailing as authorized by Washington State Initiative 502 and medical marijuana facilities as authorized under Chapter 69.51A RCW
AB2014-074C
4/22/2014
Ordinance establishing the parks special revenue fund
AB2014-147
4/22/2014
Ordinance amendment No. 9 of the 2014 Budget
AB2014-148
4/22/2014
2014-030
(clean, strikethrough)

Ordinance amending the Whatcom County Code regarding corner lot and through lot building setbacks

AB2014-146
4/22/2014
Ordinance Establishing Charges/Fees for Providing Advanced Life Support (ALS) Ambulance Transport Services in Whatcom County
AB2014-121A
5/20/2014

Ordinance Amendment No. 10 of the 2014 Budget

AB2014-178
5/20/2014
Ordinance Amendment No. 1 to Ordinance No. 2013-027 Establishing the Superior Court Fourth Judge Courtroom Renovation Project Fund and Establishing a Project-Based Budget for the Superior Court Fourth Judge Courtroom Renovation Project
AB2014-206
6/3/2014

Ordinance Amendment No. 11 of the 2014 Budget

AB2014-207
6/3/2014
2014-035
(clean, strikethrough)
Ordinance Amending Whatcom County Code 8.10 Solid Waste and Residential Recycling Program
AB2014-217
6/17/2014
Ordinance Amendment No. 1 to Ordinance No. 2012-050 Establishing the Birch Bay Drive and Pedestrian Facility Project Fund and Establishing a Project Based Budget for the Birch Drive and Pedestrian Facility Project
AB2014-216
6/17/2014
Ordinance Amendment No. 1 to Ordinance 2014-013 Establishing the Telecommunications System Replacement Fund and Related Capital Budget Appropriation
AB2014-218
6/17/2014
Ordinance Amendment No. 5 to Ordinance No. 2008-025 Project Budget No. 2 (Which Established the Initial East Whatcom Regional Resource Center Project)
AB2014-219
6/17/2014

Ordinance Amendment No. 12 of the 2014 Budget

AB2014-220
6/17/2014

Ordinance Granting Astound Broadband, LLC, a Non-Exclusive Franchise for the Provision of Telecommunications Services and Other Services.

AB2013-331
7/8/2014
2014-041
(clean, strikethrough)

Ordinance Amending Whatcom County Code Title 20 to Allow Packinghouses and Slaughterhouses in the Agriculture (AG), Heavy Impact Industrial (HII), and Rural and Industrial Manufacturing (RIM) Zoning Districts

AB2014-060D
7/8/2014
2014-042
(clean, strikethrough)
Ordinance Adopting Amendments to the Official Whatcom County Zoning Ordinance, Title 20: Chapter 20.13 – “Wireless Communications Facilities” to Streamline Permit Processing on Routine Wireless Communication Equipment Upgrades on Existing, Approved, and Conforming Sites: Adding a New Section on Permitted Uses, Adding New Definitions to Clarify Terms for Ease of Administration, Reorganization of the Chapter to Better Match the Organization of Other Title 20 Chapters; and also Amending Chapter 20.97 – Definitions
AB2014-256
7/22/2014

Ordinance Amendment No. 13 of the 2014 Budget

AB2014-255
7/22/2014
Ordinance Amending Whatcom County Code 2.03, Boards and Commissions
AB2014-258
7/22/2014
Ordinance Amendment to WCC 12.60 Road Naming System
AB2014-270
8/5/2014
Ordinance Amendment No. 14 of the 2014 Budget
AB2014-273
8/5/2014
Ordinance Amending Whatcom County Code Section 3.06, Grant Applications, to Clarify Requirements for Grant Approval and Approval Exemptions
AB2014-275
8/5/2014
Ordinance Installing Stop Signs on Northwest Drive at Slater Road
AB2014-283
9/16/2014
Ordinance Installing Stop Signs on Airport Drive
AB2014-284
9/16/2014
2014-050 (clean, strikethrough)
Ordinance Amending Whatcom County Code 8.13, Transfer Solid Waste Operations Management from Public Works to the Health Department
AB2014-285
9/16/2014
2014-051
Ordinance Adopting 2009 Amendments to Whatcom County Code, Title 23 – Shoreline Management Program
Pending. Effective date is 14 days after State Department of Ecology issuance of its acceptance letter.
AB2014-287
9/30/2014
Ordinance Amendment No. 15 of the 2014 Budget
AB2014-301
9/30/2014
Interim Ordinance Allowing Marijuana Production, Processing and Retailing as Authorized by Washington State Initiative 502
AB2014-074D
10/14/2014

Ordinance Amendment No. 3 to Ordinance No. 2013-003 Establishing a Project Fund for the New Jail Project 2013-2014

AB2014-306B
10/14/2014
2014-055
Ordinance Terminating Open Space Timber Land Classification and Consolidating Timber Land Classification with Designated Forest Land Classification and Declaring Land Previously Classified as Timber Land to be Designated Forest Land
AB2014-300
10/28/2014
2014-056

Ordinance Amendment No. 16 of the 2014 Budget

AB2014-334
10/28/2014