Snohomish County Council Public Hearings Calendar

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PUBLIC HEARINGS 

Snohomish County Council Public Meetings and Public Hearings are generally held in the Henry M. Jackson Board Room, 8th Floor, Robert J. Drewel Building (Administration Building East), 3000 Rockefeller Avenue, Everett, Washington 98201. For additional information, please visit Meetings & Webcasts, send an email to contact.council@snoco.org, or call 425-388-3494.  

***The Council’s Public Hearings are held via remote participation until further notice. Please see above information.***


SEPTEMBER 16, 2020 - 9:00 A.M. PUBLIC HEARING (AT GENERAL LEGISLATIVE SESSION)

MOTION 20-281, appointing Benjamin Briles to the Snohomish County Planning Commission for Council District 4 (ECAF 70546)

Hearing Packet

APPROVED: 5-0


EMERGENCY ORDINANCE 20-053, relating to no shooting zones, declaring an emergency, amending SCC 10.12.010, and modifying a no shooting area (ECAF 70683) 

APPROVED: 4-1


SEPTEMBER 16, 2020 - 10:30 A.M. PUBLIC HEARING

ORDINANCE 20-048, remote council meetings and remote attendance of council meetings, amending Chapter 2.48 SCC (ECAF 70575)

Hearing Packet

APPROVED: 5-0


SEPTEMBER 30, 2020 - 10:30 A.M. PUBLIC HEARING

MOTION 20-360, receiving the Washington State Auditor Information Technology Security Performance Audit and directing setting of a public hearing (ECAF 70636)

Hearing Packet

APPROVED: 4-0


OCTOBER 14, 2020 - 10:30 A.M. PUBLIC HEARING

ORDINANCE 20-059, establishing the 2021 monthly vehicle allowance of elected officials pursuant to SCC 3.36.035(2) (ECAF 70673)

Hearing Packet

APPROVED 5-0


ORDINANCE 20-054, authorizing the issuance and sale of tax-exempt Limited Tax General Obligation Bonds of the County in an original principal amount not to exceed $90,000,000 to refund all or a portion of the County’s Limited Tax General Obligation Refunding Bonds, 2010, Series A and Limited Tax General Obligation Bonds, 2010, Series B (Federally Taxable Recovery Zone Economic Development Bonds); providing for the disposition of the proceeds of sale of the Bonds; establishing funds for the receipt and expenditure of bond proceeds and for the payment of the Bonds; and providing for the annual levy of taxes to pay the principal thereof and interest thereon (ECAF 70665) 

Hearing Packet

APPROVED: 5-0


ORDINANCE 20-055, authorizing the issuance and sale of tax-exempt Limited Tax General Obligation Bonds of the County in an original principal amount not to exceed $3,600,000 to refund all or a portion of the County’s Limited Tax General Obligation Bonds, 2010, Series C; providing for the disposition of the proceeds of sale of the Bonds; establishing funds for the receipt and expenditure of bond proceeds and for the payment of the Bonds; and providing for the annual levy of taxes to pay the principal thereof and interest thereon (ECAF 70666) 

Hearing Packet

APPROVED: 5-0


ORDINANCE 20-056, related to the 2020 budget; making supplemental appropriations in Airport Operations and Maintenance Fund 410 and Limited Tax Debt Service Fund 215 for receipt of a portion of the proceeds of the Limited Tax General Obligation Bonds, 2020, Series A, to refund and defease the County’s outstanding Limited Tax General Obligation Refunding Bonds, 2010, Series A, and Limited Tax General Obligation Bonds, 2010, Series B (Federally Taxable Recovery Zone Economic Development Bonds), and to pay related bond sale and issuance costs (ECAF 70687)

Hearing Packet

APPROVED: 5-0


ORDINANCE 20-057, related to the 2020 budget; making a supplemental appropriation in Airport Operations and Maintenance Fund 410 for receipt of a portion of the proceeds of the Limited Tax General Obligation Refunding Bonds, 2020, Series B, to refund and defease the County’s outstanding Limited Tax General Obligations Bonds, 2010, Series C, and to pay related bond sale and issuance costs (ECAF 70688) 

Hearing Packet

APPROVED: 5-0


ORDINANCE 20-058, relating to county employment, authorizing a voluntary separation program, and adding a new chapter 3.95 SCC (ECAF 70682)

Hearing Packet

Proposed Amendment 1

Proposed Amendment 2

Proposed Amendment 3

Proposed Amendment 4

Proposed Amendment 5

Proposed Amendment 6

AMENDED ORDINANCE 20-058

AMENDED & APPROVED: 4-0


OCTOBER 21, 2020 - 10:30 A.M. PUBLIC HEARING

ORDINANCE 20-028, relating to construction projects-apprentice requirements; amendment chapter 3.05 SCC (ECAF 70164)

Hearing Packet

Proposed Substitute Ordinance 1

Proposed Substitute Ordinance 2

Proposed Substitute Ordinance 3


OCTOBER 26, 2020 - 10:30 A.M. AND 6:00 P.M. PUBLIC HEARING AND BIENNIAL PUBLIC FORUM - 2021 ANNUAL BUDGET

BUDGET ORDINANCE 20-060, relating to property taxes; fixing the 2021 general property tax levy for Snohomish County and preserving future levy capacity (ECAF 70744)

Hearing Packet  


BUDGET ORDINANCE 20-061, relating to property taxes; finding future substantial need to establish a limit factor for the 2021 general property tax levy and establishing a limit factor (ECAF 70745)

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BUDGET ORDINANCE 20–062, authorizing an increase in general tax revenues for property taxes collected in 2021 (ECAF 70743)

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BUDGET ORDINANCE 20-063, relating to property taxes; fixing the 2021 road property tax levy for Snohomish County and preserving future levy capacity (ECAF 70747)

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BUDGET ORDINANCE 20-064, relating to road property taxes; finding substantial need to establish a limit factor for the 2021 road property tax levy and establishing a limit factor (ECAF 70748)

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BUDGET ORDINANCE 20-065, authorizing an increase in road tax revenues for property taxes collected in 2021 (ECAF 70746)

Hearing Packet  


BUDGET ORDINANCE 20-066, relating to property taxes; fixing the 2021 conservation futures property tax levy for Snohomish County and preserving future levy capacity (ECAF 70750)

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BUDGET ORDINANCE 20-067, relating to conservation futures property taxes; finding substantial need to establish a limit factor for the 2021 conservation futures property tax levy and establishing a limit factor (ECAF 70751)

Hearing Packet


BUDGET ORDINANCE 20-068, authorizing an increase in conservation futures tax revenues for property taxes collected in 2021 (ECAF 70749)

Hearing Packet


BUDGET ORDINANCE 20-069, relating to use of Real Estate Excise Taxes; amending SCC 4.12.015 (ECAF 70742)

Hearing Packet


BUDGET MOTION 20-406, approving the 2021 Surface Water Management Annual Construction Program (ECAF 70703)

Hearing Packet  


BUDGET MOTION 20-407, approving the 2021 - 2026 Surface Water Management Six-Year Capital Improvement Plan (ECAF 70704)

Hearing Packet  


BUDGET ORDINANCE 20-070, approving the 2021 Annual Construction Program for County transportation improvements (ECAF 70677)

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BUDGET MOTION 20-408, adopting the 2021-2026 Six-Year Transportation Improvement Program (ECAF 70678)

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BUDGET MOTION 20-409, approving the 2021 Solid Waste Management Division Annual Construction Program (ECAF 70697)

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BUDGET MOTION 20-410, approving the 2021 – 2026 Solid Waste Management Division Six-Year Capital Improvement Plan (ECAF 70698)

Hearing Packet  


BUDGET ORDINANCE 20-071, relating to the Growth Management Act, adopting the 2021-2026 Capital Improvement Program as part of the Snohomish County Capital Facilities Plan (ECAF 70689)

Hearing Packet


BUDGET ORDINANCE 20-072, adopting the 2020-2025 Capital Facilities Plans for the Arlington No. 16, Edmonds No. 15, Everett No. 2, Lake Stevens No. 4, Lakewood No. 306, Marysville No. 25, Monroe No. 103, Mukilteo No. 6,  Snohomish No. 201, and Sultan No. 311 School Districts, and the 2020-2026 Capital Facilities Plan for the Northshore No. 417 School District pursuant to SCC 30.66C.020 and amending the school impact fee schedule in SCC 30.66C.100 (ECAF 70710)

Hearing Packet 


BUDGET MOTION 20-411, approving the 2021 Department of Human Services Grant Work Plan (ECAF 70736)

Hearing Packet  


BUDGET MOTION 20-412, approving the 2021 Department of Public Works Surface Water Management Grant Work Plan (ECAF 70741)

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BUDGET MOTION 20-413, approving the 2021 Facilities and Fleet Grant Work Plan (ECAF 70735)

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BUDGET MOTION 20-414, approving the 2021 Sheriff’s Office Grant Work Plan (ECAF 70739)

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BUDGET MOTION 20-415, approving the 2021 Grant Work Plan for the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office (ECAF 70738)

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BUDGET MOTION 20-416, approving the 2021 Superior Court Grant Work Plan (ECAF 70740)

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BUDGET MOTION 20-417, approving 2021 Department of Emergency Management Grant Work Plan (ECAF 70734)

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BUDGET MOTION 20-418, approving the schedule of rental rates to be charged by Fleet Services Division in 2021 (ECAF 70674)

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BUDGET ORDINANCE 20-073, relating to County employment, extending the existing restriction on the hiring of new employees and amending chapter 3.90 SCC (ECAF 70753)

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BUDGET ORDINANCE 20-074, relating to County employment, limiting forfeiture of leave accruals and holiday pay for employees furloughed, and amending chapter 3A.06 SCC (ECAF 70754)

Hearing Packet  


BUDGET ORDINANCE 20-075, adopting the 2021 Budget and making appropriations for the operation of County agencies and departments and capital improvements for the period beginning January 1, 2021, and ending December 31, 2021 (ECAF 70752)

Hearing Packet


OCTOBER 28, 2020 - 10:30 A.M. PUBLIC HEARING

ORDINANCE 20-049, approving a system of rates and charges proposed by the Snohomish Conservation District pursuant to RCW 89.08.405 for natural resource conservation purposes on all non-exempt real property located within Snohomish Conservation District and Snohomish County for a two-year period beginning in 2021 (ECAF 70584)

Hearing Packet


ORDINANCE 20-051, granting a non-exclusive franchise authorizing limited use of the public road rights-of-way in portions of unincorporated Snohomish County, Washington to Warm Beach Health Care Center (ECAF 70622)

Hearing Packet


NOVEMBER 4, 2020 - 10:30 A.M. PUBLIC HEARING

ORDINANCE 20-052, approving and authorizing the County Executive to sign an interlocal agreement between Snohomish County and the city of Everett for the Smith Island West Annexation (ECAF 70667)

Hearing Packet


NOVEMBER 4, 2020 - 10:30 A.M. CLOSED RECORDS APPEAL HEARING

Council considers an appeal of the Snohomish County Hearing Examiner’s September 4, 2020, Decision in the case of Pinecrest Pointe SP, File No. 19-116795 PSD located at 17921 Bothell Everett Highway, Bothell, WA, 98012, requesting a six lot preliminary subdivision and Urban Residential Design Standards administrative site plan.

Hearings Examiner's Decision

Appeal Letter

Hearing Packet