Snohomish County Council Public Hearings Calendar

IMPORTANT NOTICE RE: CORONAVIRUS OR COVID-19*

Due to the COVID-19 declared federal, state, and local emergency, and pursuant to Governor Inslee’s Proclamations 20-05, 20-25.3, and 20-28.3, the Snohomish County Council office is closed and will be holding remote meetings. The Council encourages the public to participate remotely during this health emergency.

If you would like to participate remotely in County Council meetings, please visit the Snohomish County Council’s Meetings and Webcasts page for information to join upcoming meetings.
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 You will be able to provide testimony remotely during the Public Testimony portion of the hearing , or you may also e-mail written testimony to the Council Clerk at  contact.council@snoco.org or by mail to 3000 Rockefeller Ave M/S 609, Everett, WA 98201. E-mailing testimony 24 hours prior to the desired meeting will ensure your testimony is distributed to Councilmembers and appropriate staff in advance of the hearing.

      

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.***

NOTE: All materials, including staff reports, are incorporated in the Hearing Packets provided in the links below:


APRIL 29, 2020 - 1:30 P.M. CLOSED RECORD APPEALS HEARING

Council considers an appeal of the Snohomish County Hearing Examiner’s March 5, 2020, Decision in the case of Oakwood Court, File No. 19-112464 PSD/SPA/REZO located at 12703 Seattle Hill Road, Snohomish, WA, 98296, requesting approval to rezone from R-9,600 to R-7,200, 11 lot preliminary subdivision using lot size averaging and administrative site plan subject to urban residential design standards

Notice of Hearing

Appeal Letter

Hearing Examiner’s Decision

Hearing Packet

Notice of Council Decision (Approved: 5-0, May 4, 2020)


MAY 13, 2020 - 10:30 A.M. PUBLIC HEARING     

ORDINANCE 20-022, relating to the 2020 budget; making an emergency appropriation in Facility Services Fund 511 to provide additional expenditure authority for janitorial services in County facilities (ECAF 70189)

Hearing Packet

APPROVED: 4-0


ORDINANCE 20-013, related to reimbursement for travel expenses; amending SCC 3.36.010 (ECAF 70104) *Continued to June 24, 2020 at 10:30 a.m.

Hearing Packet


ORDINANCE 20-011, approving and authorizing the Snohomish County Executive to sign first amendment to interlocal agreement for the watershed basins within WRIA 8 (ECAF 70058) *Continued to June 24, 2020 at 10:30 a.m.

Hearing Packet


ORDINANCE 20-020, resolving internal inconsistencies and errors in Title 30 SCC; amending existing sections in Chapters 30.22, 30.23, 30.32E, 30.50, 30.85, 30.91F and 30.91H SCC (ECAF 70119) *Continued to June 24, 2020 at 10:30 a.m.

Hearing Packet


ORDINANCE 20-018, relating to growth management, amending chapter 30.42A of the Snohomish County Code to update the decision criteria for the review of site-specific rezones (ECAF 70159) *Continued to June 24, 2020 at 10:30 a.m.

Hearing Packet


ORDINANCE 20-019, relating to growth management; amending title 30 SCC to revise and reorganize project permit review and appeal procedures and requirements (ECAF 70160) *Continued to June 24, 2020 at 10:30 a.m.

Hearing Packet


MAY 21, 2020 - 1:00 P.M. SPECIAL MEETING (CARES Funding & Budget Workshop)

EMERGENCY ORDINANCE 20-031, relating to the 2020 Budget; making a supplemental appropriation in Grant Control Fund 130 to provide expenditure authority for CARES Act Funds (70312)

Hearing Packet

AMENDED EMERGENCY ORDINANCE 20-031

AMENDED & APPROVED: 5-0


MAY 26, 2020 - 10:00 A.M. ADMINISTRATIVE SESSION

EMERGENCY ORDINANCE 20-032, relating to county employment, limiting forfeiture of leave accruals and holiday pay for employees furloughed in 2020, and amending chapter 3A.06 SCC (ECAF 70329)

EMERGENCY ORDINANCE 20-032

APPROVED: 4-0


MAY 27, 2020 - 10:30 A.M. PUBLIC HEARING

ORDINANCE 20-029, relating to growth management; adopting the flood insurance study for Snohomish County Washington and incorporated areas with the accompanying flood insurance rate maps; updating special flood hazard regulations; amending chapters 30.43C and 30.65 and subtitle 30.9 of the Snohomish County Code as an emergency action under SCC 30.73.090 (ECAF 70287)

Hearing Packet

APPROVED: 5-0


NOTE: If the Governor proclamations, or any equivalent, remain in effect beyond May 31, 2020, the Council office will remain closed and the following hearings will be held remotely. Please check the Council’s Meetings & Webcasts page 24 hours prior to the scheduled hearing for the latest information or contact the Council Clerk at 425-388-3494 or at contact.council@snoco.org.


JUNE 3, 2020 - 10:30 A.M. PUBLIC HEARING

Emergency Ordinance 20-027, relating to growth management; adopting an interim official control to suspend and toll the expiration time periods for all applications, approvals, and permits regulated by SCC 30.70.140; declaring an emergency; and setting a hearing date (ECAF 70238) (Emergency Ordinance approved and public hearing date set on April 20, 2020, by a vote of 5-0.)

EMERGENCY ORDINANCE 20-027

Hearing Packet 


ORDINANCE 20-030, approving and authorizing the Snohomish County Executive to sign the interlocal agreement between Snohomish County and the Snohomish Conservation District for the Shorelands Floodplains by Design Project (ECAF 70257)

Hearing Packet


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

ORDINANCE 20-033, approving and authorizing the Snohomish County Executive to sign Amendment No. 1 to the Interlocal Agreement Authorizing Establishment of the Snohomish County Tourism Promotion Area (ECAF 70282)

Hearing Packet


JUNE 24, 2020 - 10:30 A.M. PUBLIC HEARING

ORDINANCE 20-013, related to reimbursement for travel expenses; amending SCC 3.36.010 (ECAF 70104) *Continued from May 13, 2020 

Hearing Packet


ORDINANCE 20-011, approving and authorizing the Snohomish County Executive to sign first amendment to interlocal agreement for the watershed basins within WRIA 8 (ECAF 70058) *Continued from May 13, 2020  

Hearing Packet


ORDINANCE 20-020, resolving internal inconsistencies and errors in Title 30 SCC; amending existing sections in Chapters 30.22, 30.23, 30.32E, 30.50, 30.85, 30.91F and 30.91H SCC (ECAF 70119) *Continued from May 13, 2020 

Hearing Packet


ORDINANCE 20-018, relating to growth management, amending chapter 30.42A of the Snohomish County Code to update the decision criteria for the review of site-specific rezones (ECAF 70159) *Continued from May 13, 2020 

Hearing Packet


ORDINANCE 20-019, relating to growth management; amending title 30 SCC to revise and reorganize project permit review and appeal procedures and requirements (ECAF 70160) *Continued from May 13, 2020 

Hearing Packet