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File #: AB2020-224    Version: 1
Type: Ordinance Status: Adopted
File created: 5/20/2020 In control: Council Finance and Administrative Services Committee
On agenda: 6/16/2020 Final action: 6/16/2020
Enactment date: 6/16/2020 Enactment #: ORD 2020-035
Title: Ordinance amending the 2020 Whatcom County Budget, request no. 13, in the amount of $13,153,598
Indexes: Budget / Finance / Revenue, Elections, Emergency Management, Health and Safety, Stormwater
Attachments: 1. Agenda Bill Master Report, 2. Adopted Ordinance 2020-035, 3. Proposed Ordinance, 4. Requests as introduced 6.2.2020, 5. Supplemental Summary, 6. 6.16.2020 Memo - CARES ACT County City Cooperation 06152020, 7. Notice of Action Proposed on 6.2.2020, 8. Notice of Action Taken on 6.16.2020
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Ordinance amending the 2020 Whatcom County Budget, request no. 13, in the amount of $13,153,598





Supplemental #13 requests funding from the General Fund:

1.                     To appropriate $32,000 in Health to fund COVID-19 flex funding from substance abuse block grant proceeds.

From the Election Reserve Fund:

2.                     To appropriate $286,098 to fund ballot sorter equipment from CARES Act grant.

From the Behavioral Health Programs Fund:

3.                     To appropriate $64,000 to fund increase in GRACE project funding from ACH grant.

From the COVID-19 Emergency Response Fund:

4.                     To appropriate $12,391,500 to fund COVID-19 community response programs from CARES Act grant.

From the Real Estate Excise Tax II Fund:

5.                     To appropriate $380,000 to fund transfer in support of construction phase of Northshore/Edgewater Stormwater Improvement Project.


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