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File #: AB2021-601    Version: 1
Type: Ordinance Status: Adopted
File created: 10/13/2021 In control: Council Finance and Administrative Services Committee
On agenda: 11/9/2021 Final action: 11/9/2021
Enactment date: 11/9/2021 Enactment #: ORD 2021-069
Title: Ordinance amending the 2021 Whatcom County Budget, request no. 17, in the amount of $4,967,500
Indexes: Budget / Finance / Revenue, Capital Facilities, Childcare, Housing, Social Services
Attachments: 1. Agenda Bill Master Report, 2. Adopted Ordinance 2021-069, 3. Proposed Ordinance, 4. Summary, 5. Supplemental Requests, 6. Notice of Action Proposed on 10.26.2021, 7. Notice of Action Taken for 11.9.2021
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Primary Contact Email:    mcaldwel@co.whatcom.wa.us




Ordinance amending the 2021 Whatcom County Budget, request no. 17, in the amount of $4,967,500





Supplemental #17 requests funding from the Homeless Housing Fund:

1.                     To appropriate $815,000 to fund increase to Commerce Housing and Essential Needs grant program.

From the American Rescue Plan Act Fund:

2.                     To appropriate $1,000,000 to fund Laurel & Forest Street childcare facility.

3.                     To appropriate $3,000,000 to fund Laurel & Forest Street affordable senior housing facility.

From Real Estate Excise Tax I Fund:

4.                     To appropriate $120,500 to fund Courthouse 3rd Floor Judge’s Chambers HVAC system.

5.                     To appropriate $32,000 to fund Courthouse elevator water damage repairs.


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