They're coming to an island near you. County staff from Public Works, the Community Development and Planning Department and the Economic Development Council will be available to discuss topics of interest to islanders at three Open Houses this week.
The Noxious Weed Board's and the Land Bank's reports and work plans will present their annual reports and 2014 work plans to the San Juan County Council Tuesday, February 11 in the legislative hearing room on Second Street in Friday Harbor.
At the December 3, 2013 County Council meeting to discuss and adopt an annual budget, Lopez Island residents, upset by enforcement of the requirements of the Current Use Agriculture and Farming tax abatement program, called for action against San Juan County Assessor Charles Zalmenak. Suggestions ranged from tar and feathering to replacing him with a "more generous assessor".
The San Juan County Council will attend Washington Utilities & Transportation Meeting Hearing from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, December 9 in the Legistlative Building at 55 Second Street (55 Second Street) to discuss the recent CenturyLink fiber optic break. The meeting will be live-streamed via the county's website.
The San Juan County Council will hold a public hearing, as previously advertised, beginning at 9:15 a.m. on Tuesday, December 3, 2013, to consider a Proposed Ordinance Adopting the 21014 Annual Budget. The public hearing will be held at the Lopez Community Center, 204 Village Road, Lopez Island, Washington.
San Juan County Council's Monday, October 21 meeting begins at 9 a.m. and includes a discussion of the proposed 2014 county budget. The budget can be viewed online. The council meets in the Legislative Building at 55 Second Street in Friday Harbor.
Waldron residents are requesting the San Juan County Council designate the airspace over the county as a drone-free zone. There is precedent as an earlier council declared the county a nuclear-free zone.
The following letter was sent to the County Council
San Juan County Council Member Rick Hughes will hold an open house from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, December 4 at the Eastsound Fire Station (45 Lavender Lane, Eastsound) along with Auditor Milene Henley and County Manager Mike Thomas.
San Juan County Council members will see the list of the county Land Bank's 2014 planned acquisitions during the Tuesday, Sept. 24 council meeting in the Legislative Building at 55 Second Street in Friday Harbor. AGENDA