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File #: AB2021-420    Version: 1
Type: Ordinance Requiring a Public Hearing Status: Adopted
File created: 7/14/2021 In control: Council
On agenda: 2/22/2022 Final action: 2/22/2022
Enactment date: 2/22/2022 Enactment #: ORD 2022-014
Title: Ordinance amending the Whatcom County Comprehensive Plan Map and zoning code for the Nooksack Falls Exclave within the Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest
Indexes: Comprehensive Plan Amendment, Mineral Resources / Mining, Natural Resources, Zoning
Attachments: 1. Agenda Bill Master Report, 2. Adopted Ordinance 2022-014, 3. Adopted Ordinance 2022-014strike, 4. Staff Memo, 5. Proposed Ordinance, 6. Staff Report, 7. Notice of Hearing after 7.27.2021, 8. Notice of Action Proposed on 2.8.2022, 9. Notice of Action Taken on 2.22.2022
Related files: AB2021-418
Department Planning and Development Services Department
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsAudio/Video
2/22/20221 Council ADOPTEDPass Action details Meeting details Media Media
2/8/20221 Council INTRODUCEDPass Action details Meeting details Media Media
8/10/20211 Council FORWARDED FOR CONCURRENT REVIEWPass Action details Meeting details -
8/10/20211 Council PUBLIC TESTIMONY RECEIVED (file not final)  Action details Meeting details -
7/27/20211 Council INTRODUCED FOR PUBLIC HEARINGPass Action details Meeting details Media Media

Primary Contact Email:    jfleisch@co.whatcom.wa.us

 

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Ordinance amending the Whatcom County Comprehensive Plan Map and zoning code for the Nooksack Falls Exclave within the Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest

 

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A Comprehensive Plan Map amendment and zoning code amendment for the Nooksack Falls Exclave within the Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest. The proposed map amendment will amend the Mineral Resource Lands Comprehensive Plan Designation to Rural Forestry, to match the zoning district. The zoning code amendment will include the Nooksack Falls Exclave as an area where a Conditional Use Permit application may be submitted for facilities intended to provide education related to forestry, natural resources and wildlife, and the purpose of the Rural Forestry zone. The proposal affects approximately 66 acres of privately held lands on/near Wells Creek Road, off of State Route 542 - Mt. Baker Hwy, Assessor's Parcel Numbers 400831580150, 400831450200, 390806550550.




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