1322 Commercial Street
Bellingham, WA 98225
Meeting notices and council action taken posted here:
Planning Unit scheduled to meet March 26, DIFFERENT TIME: 2 PM; usual place.
Whatcom County Action Taken March 11 re WRIA 1 Planning Unit
Presentation of a WRIA 1 Watershed Planning Unit funding proposal (AB2014-118)From Natural Resources Committee: Council acting as the Whatcom County Flood Control Zone District Board of Supervisors. Motion carried 7-0 to request that the administration prepare a budget resolution to approve an additional $20,000 from the flood fund to continue Planning Unit efforts for at least six months, finalize the work plan, and develop an operating process within the group to make decisions more quickly.
Discussion of WRIA Joint Board concerns (AB2014-120) From Public Works, Health, and Safety Committee: Motion carried 7-0 to make a recommendation to the Planning Unit to use a system of majority rule and to allow the Planning Unit to produce a minority report in addition to the majority position.
Recommend listen to audio recordings of the Nat Res and Public Wrks cmte meetings, links to which are found here:Natural Resources Committe Mtg (mp3)