San Juan County Council six member Council has packed a lot into their last few weeks. A special session today deals with public comment on code simplification at 10 a.m. The meeting can be viewed live online.
Changes to the way fees are set for land use and building permits. will be discussed by the council at 11 a.m. Moving some procedures from the hearing examiner to the Community Development and Planning Department, which would reduce the cost, having the county general fund share more of the cost of staff time, overhead, and other costs with the applicant and not automatically exempting non-profits are topics for discussion.
Lopez Solid Waste Disposal District, Orcas Recycling Services Agreement, and a repeal of the flow control ordinance are other discussion topics.
The agenda is posted on the county's website. The public portion of the meeting begins at 9:30 a.m. in the Legislative Hearing room at 55 Second Street in Friday Harbor.