Legal Notices

—–01-12-22—–

Detached ADU
Applicant: Jeff Vanderpol Trust
File: ADM2021-00030
Scope: for a detached accessory dwelling
Location: at 5360 Muriel Dr., within Section 27, Township 39 N, Range 03 East W.M.; Assessor’s Parcel No: 390327148099.
The file and supporting documents may be viewed at the Whatcom County Planning and Development Services office at 5280 Northwest Drive, Bellingham, WA or at http://www.whatcomcounty.us/2914/Public-Notice.
Any person may submit written comments to Sam McDaniel at the above address or at smcdanie@whatcomcounty.us by January 26, 2022.

New SFR
File: 488/21 VAR
Applicant: Douglas Wohlman & Jeri Wohlman
Location: R23123-367-1300, Camano Island
Proposal: : Requests a variance to reduce the 5 ft. side yard setbacks down to 3 ft. for a new single family residence replacing the existing structure.
Staff Contact: Brent Ryan, b.ryan@islandcountywa.gov
Public Comments: must be received by 4:30 p.m. on January 26, 2022; mail to Island County Planning Department, PO Box 5000, Coupeville WA 98239; deliver to 6th & Main Street, Coupeville; or to 121 N. East Camano Drive, Camano Island; or FAX (360) 679-7306.

Soft Shore Stabilization
File: 473/21
Applicant: Catherine and Russell Smith
Location: S7015-00-02007-1
Proposal: Soft shore stabilization maintenance and repair of chains, log orientation and beach feeding.
Staff Contact: Raichle Dunkeld, r.dunkeld@islandcountywa.gov
Public Comments: must be received by 4:30 p.m. on January 26, 2022; mail to Island County Planning Department, PO Box 5000, Coupeville WA 98239; deliver to 1 NE 6th Street, Coupeville; or to 121 N. East Camano Drive, Camano Island; or FAX (360) 679-7306.

New Vinyl Sheet-Piling Bulkhead
File: 487/21
Applicant: Matt Kukuk
Location: S8075-00-08113-0 and S875-00-08114-0, Clinton
Proposal: Construction of a new vinyl sheet-piling bulkhead to replace the concrete bulkhead within Sandy Hook Yacht Club Estates.
Staff Contact: Raichle Dunkeld, r.dunkeld@islandcountywa.gov
Public Comments: must be received by 4:30 p.m. on January 26, 2022; mail to Island County Planning Department, PO Box 5000, Coupeville WA 98239; deliver to 1 NE 6th Street, Coupeville; or to 121 N. East Camano Drive, Camano Island; or FAX (360) 679-7306.

2 Lot Short Plat on 2.8 Acres
File: 489/21 SHP-P
Applicant: Curt & Susan Gordon
Location: R32926-308-1590, Clinton,
Proposal: 2 lot short plat of 2.8 acre parcel within the Rural Residential zone; Site May have steep slopes
Staff Contact: Cindy White, cindyw@islandcountywa.gov
Public Comments: must be received by 4:30 p.m. on January 12, 2022; mail to Island County Planning Department, PO Box 5000, Coupeville WA 98239; deliver to 1 NE 6th Street, Coupeville; or to 121 N. East Camano Drive, Camano Island; or FAX (360) 679-7306

Replace Shed with New Garage
File: 498/21 VAR
Applicant: Marc Spane
Location: S7440-01-07001-0, Camano Island
Proposal: Requests a variance to reduce the 20 ft. setback from 6th St. down to 10 ft. for a new garage replacing the existing shed. Parcel is within the vicinity of cultural resources, a critical drainage area, and within 100 ft. of a well.
Staff Contact: Brent Ryan, b.ryan@islandcountywa.gov
Public Comments: must be received by 4:30 p.m. on January 12, 2022; mail to Island County Planning Department, PO Box 5000, Coupeville WA 98239; deliver to 1 NE 6th Street, Coupeville; or to 121 N. East Camano Drive, Camano Island; or FAX (360) 679-7306

3 Lot Short Plat on 17 Acres
File: 005/22 SHP
Applicant: Seth Wolz & Shawn Wolz
Location: R32803-071-4530, Clinton
Proposal: 3-lot short plat of approximately 17 acres resulting in parcels of 5.08, 5.57, & 6.08 acres. Parcel is in the rural zone, within 500 ft. of mineral lands, within 100 ft. of a well, contains mapped wetlands, and contains mapped streams.
Staff Contact: Brent Ryan, b.ryan@islandcountywa.gov
Public Comments: must be received by 4:30 p.m. on February 2, 2022; mail to Island County Planning Department, PO Box 5000, Coupeville WA 98239; deliver to 1 NE 6th Street, Coupeville; or to 121 N. East Camano Drive, Camano Island; or FAX (360) 679-7306.

Timber Harvest Future Residence
File: 497/21 CGP, Applicant: Phillip Stringer Location: R13231-017-4300, Winterhawk Ln Coupeville
Proposal: Harvesting approx. 7,000 bdft of timber equaling about 1.67 acres of a 5 acre parcel, along with cut and fill of 930 Cyds for future residence,
Staff Contact: Diane Haddon, d.haddon@islandcountywa.gov
Public Comments: must be received by 4:30 p.m. on February 2, 2022; mail to Island County Planning Department, PO Box 5000, Coupeville WA 98239; deliver to 1 NE 6th Street, Coupeville; or to 121 N. East Camano Drive, Camano Island; or FAX (360) 679-7306.

Remove Stairs, Install Tram, Repair Bulkhead
File: 468/21 SHE
Applicant: Bruce Groenewegen
Location: R23117-355-1690 Susan St
Proposal: remove stairs & install a tram to run approx. 115ft to shoreline, & repair existing bulkhead damaged by slide. Parcel is within the noise zone, AE flood zone, and possible wetlands, steep and unstable slopes. Shoreline designation is Aquatic and Rural Conservancy
Staff Contact: Cindy White, cindyw@islandcountywa.gov
Public Comments: must be received by 4:30 p.m. on February 2, 2022; mail to Island County Planning Department, PO Box 5000, Coupeville WA 98239; deliver to 1 NE 6th Street, Coupeville; or to 121 N. East Camano Drive, Camano Island; or FAX (360) 679-7306.

7 Lot PRD w/Two Clusters on 19.23 Acres
File: 450-21 PRD Applicant: Titan Homes NW, Location: R23235-194-4600
Proposal: create a 7-lot PRD- Planned Residential Development with two clusters. In the NE portion, will be 5 lots and in the SE portion, 2 lots, of a previously cleared 19.23 acre, aliquot parcel within the rural zone. Associated CPG proposal involves minimal tree removal and grading for roads, 7 parcels w/drainfields while leaving 13 +/- acres in open space. Parcel may contain wetlands & associated wetland buffers.
Staff Contact: Cindy White, cindyw@islandcountywa.gov
Public Comments: must be received by 4:30 p.m. on February 2, 2022; mail to Island County Planning Department, PO Box 5000, Coupeville WA 98239; deliver to 1 NE 6th Street, Coupeville; or to 121 N. East Camano Drive, Camano Island; or FAX (360) 679-7306.

12 Lot Long Plat on 7.35 Acres
File: 459/21 PLP-P
Applicant: Inn-Ovation Hotel Group LLC
Location: R32926-491-4830
Proposal: Long plat of 7.35 acres to create 12 lots, not less than half acre within the Rural Residential zone and Deer Lake RAID and possible steep slopes
Staff Contact: Cindy White, cindyw@islandcountywa.gov
Public Comments: must be received by 4:30 p.m. on February 2, 2022; mail to Island County Planning Department, PO Box 5000, Coupeville WA 98239; deliver to 1 NE 6th Street, Coupeville; or to 121 N. East Camano Drive, Camano Island; or FAX (360) 679-7306.

Sucia Island Marine State Park, Floating Pumpout Station Installation Project
Applicant: WA State Parks
Copies of the checklist and DNS are available at no charge on State Parks website at http://bit.ly/ParksSE PA
The public is invited to comment on this DNS by submitting written comments no later than January 19, 2022 to Kira Swanson, Environmental Planner at Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission 220 N. Walnut Street Burlington, WA 98233-1138 Phone: (360)522-2287 Email: kira.swanson @parks.wa.gov

Rural Event Center
File : 206/19 SPR
Location: R22911-235-4330, Freeland
PROPOSAL : Add a Rural Event Center to Dancing Fish Vineyards. Site is in or near: steep slopes.
To Join: https://meet. starleaf.com/4031096 166/app; Meeting ID: 403 109 6166; Audio only 1-669-272-2894 or 1-669-800-5335
For the Hearing Examiner Rules of Procedure visit: https://www.islandcountywa.gov/Planning/ Pages/Notices.aspx
ALL PERSONS interested in attending or desiring to speak on said proposal should join via the StarLeaf virtual meeting link (supplied above) and be available to speak when public comments are opened within the Hearing.
All written comments should arrive to the Island County Planning and Community Development Department prior to the above date.
Further Information may be obtained by contacting Island County Planning and Community Development, P.O. Box 5000, Coupeville, WA or emailing John Lanier at j.lanier@islandcountywa.gov.
Anyone with questions on how to join virtually may contact Virginia Shaddy (360) 678-7385.

Subdivde 2 Lots into 4
Project Description : Subdivide subject properties from two (2) lots into four (4) lots.
Project Name : Marguerite on the Rocks Short Plat
Project Number : SPL115
Location: 375 and 385 Marguerite Place South, Friday Harbor, Washington, San Juan County Tax Parcel Number : 351457017000 and 351457044000
Applicant : Craig and Erin Watson
Public Comment Period: January 12 through January 26, 2022 . Comments and other written requests must be submitted no later no later than 4:30 p.m. on January 26, 2022 Written public comments may be mailed, emailed, or personally delivered to the Town using the staff name and contact information provided on this notice.
Project Documents : You may view the application and other related documents on file at: http://www.fridayharbor.org/2346 /Development-Applications-Notices Environmental
Appeal provisions will be included with the notice of decision Staff Contact : Ryan Ericson, Community Development Director Community Development & Planning, P.O. Box 219 (mail) or 60 Second Street South (delivery), Friday Harbor, WA 98250. Email: ryane@fridayharbor.org.
If you have questions about this application, contact the Towns Community Development and Planning Department at 360-378-2810, Monday through Friday between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.

PeaceHealth North 25,000 SF Medical Clinic
Applicant: PeaceHealth
Scope: is proposing the construction of a multi-specialty medical clinic of up to 25,000 sq ft with the associated access driveway, parking, utilities, and landscaping for the clinic. The clinic is designed to serve North Whatcom County residents.
The proposal requested a phased environmental review as permitted under WAC 197-11-060(5). Phase 1 (Benson bridge construction) is complete. Additional review information for Phase 2 was submitted by the applicant on November 24, 2021. The Phase 2 review and this subsequent determination is for the final design of the building and associated parking, utilities, and landscaping.
Location: Parcel #: 4003170554750000, N 660 FT OF W 660 FT OF NW NW-EXC N 466.69 FT OF W 466.69 FT THEREOF – LESS RD
Copies of the MDNS are available from the City of Lynden, 300 4th St., WA.
The public is invited to comment on this MDNS by submitting written comments to Heidi Gudde, Planning Director, no later than January 26, 2022, at 300 4th Street, Lynden, WA 98264.

—–01-11-22—–

Convert Existing Bldg to Drive-Thru
Scope: Conditional Use Permit to convert 2,455 sf of an existing building to a drive-through for retail/food service use. This proposal does not involve any new buildings or additions and will not involve any clearing or grading, or the creation of any new impervious surfaces.
Location: 989 South Burlington Boulevard and the property is identified as parcel number P23805
Comments may be submitted at any time prior to January 24, 2022.
If you have comments or questions concerning this proposal, or if you would like to review other documents associated with this permit application, please contact the Burlington Community Development Department by mail at 833 S. Spruce Street, Burlington, WA, or by email at bradmj@burlingtonwa.gov.

—–01-10-22—–

New 2-Story SFR
Applicant: Te and Sokhoung Chhang
File: VAR2021-00007
Scope: a Zoning Variance requesting a reduction to the front yard property line setback. Specifically, the applicant is requesting to reduce the required front yard property line setback from 35 feet to 15 feet to accommodate a 1,800 square foot 2 story single-family residence.
Location: at 7079 Point Whitehorn Road, Blaine, WA 98230 within Section 02, Township 39 N, Range 01 W, W.M.; Assessor’s Parcel No: 395102-468239.
The file and supporting documents may be reviewed at Whatcom County Planning and Development Services, 5280 Northwest Drive, Bellingham, WA 98226.
Any person may submit written comments to Robby Eckroth at the above address or at reckroth@whatcomcounty.us by January 24, 2022.

—–01-07-22—–

Divide 50.66 acres into 4 Lots
Applicant: Jesse Stoner, Larry Stoner Land Development Consultants on behalf of Kerri Hawkins
Files: LSS2021-00005 & SEP2021-00103
Scope: for a conventional Long Subdivision, a four-lot preliminary conventional Long Subdivision (re-division) of an approximate 50.66-acre Reserve Tract zoned Rural (R5A) The applicant proposes four residential lots between 10 and 20 acres with accessory dwelling unit eligibility; The existing residence has direct access to South Pass Road and two new access points (one shared) for the lots are proposed to be created. The lots will be served by individual private wells, onsite sanitary sewer, and associated infrastructure. The property appears to be in agricultural and forestry uses with regulated critical areas on portions of the site.
Location: 4082 South Pass Road, Everson, WA, on the north & west sides of South Pass Road; located within Section 27, Township 40 North, Range 04 East of W.M.; Portions of Assessor’s Parcel Nos: 400427490130 together with 400427459225 as platted under Auditor’s File No. 1992-616228.
The file and supporting documents may be viewed at the Whatcom County Planning and Development Services office at 5280 Northwest Drive, Bellingham, WA or at http://www.whatcomcounty.us/2914/Public-Notice.
Any person may submit written comments to Craig Ostrom at the above address or at costrom@whatcomcounty.us by January 21, 2022.
Any person has the right to receive notice of and participate in any hearings, request a copy of the decision once made, and to appeal a decision when allowed by law. In addition, any person wishing to receive personal notice of any decisions or hearings must notify the department to receive such notice.

Remove 6 Year Development Moratorium
Applicant: Island Holdings LLC
File: CA2021-00323
Scope: for the removal of a 6 year development moratorium
Location: at 8394 Harborview Rd., Blaine, WA.
Public Hearing 01/19/2022, 1:30 pm. Written & oral comments may be submitted at hearing. Mailed comments must be received prior to hearing day to be included in record. Hearings are currently held remotely via zoom.
Visit www.whatcomcounty.us/virtualhearingexaminer for more information on how to join the hearing and view related documents.

—–01-06-21—–

Canine School
Applicant: Greg Grant has
File: CUP2020-00006
Scope: to change an existing 4,670 square foot commercial building and 6,500 square foot storage building from a retail use to a canine school. The change in use is from one nonconforming use to another nonconforming use pursuant to WCC 20.83.040. Public water and an onsite sewage system (OSS) will serve the development. The project is being re-noticed as the applicant has increased the scope of the proposal to include the 6,500 square foot storage area which will be utilized by the canine school. A
Location: 5602 Guide Meridian, Bellingham, WA 98226 and is located within Section 30, Township 39 North, Range 03 East, W.M. Assessor’s parcel number: APN#390330-043403.
The file and supporting documents may be reviewed at Whatcom County Planning and Development Services, 5280 Northwest Drive, Bellingham, WA 98226.
Any person may submit written comments to Robby Eckroth at the above address or at reckroth@whatcomcounty.us by January 20, 2022.
Any person has the right to receive notice of and participate in any hearings, request a copy of the decision once made, and to appeal a decision when allowed by law. In addition, any person wishing to receive personal notice of any decisions or hearings must notify the department to receive such notice.

SOQ MWBE
Zervas Architects is accepting Statements of Qualifications from certified Minority & Women’s Business Enterprises (MWBE) firms in Northwest Washington to compile a roster of potential consultants to be used on future projects.
SOQ’s are to be emailed to info@zervasgroup.com by January 31, 2022.

Waiver of Forest Practice Moratorium to Sell Property
File: #PL21-0287
Scope: a waiver of forest practice moratorium with Skagit County Planning and Development Services. The applicant obtained a class III forest practice permit on September 30, 2016. The applicant is seeking a waiver of the development moratorium in preparation for the purpose of property sale.
Proponent: Allen Sorestad, P.O. Box 156, Mosier, OR 97040
Location: on Cliffside Lane, Sedro-Woolley, WA; within a portion of Section 09, Township 35 North, Range 4 East, Skagit County, WA (P35990).
Appeals must be submitted no later than January 13, 2022
Contact Person: Kelsey Bellavance, Assistant Planner, 1800 Continental Place, Mount Vernon, WA 98273 (360) 416-1320

Lattice Telecom Facility
Files: PL21-0500 and PL21-0501
Applicant: Parallel Infrastructure C/O Andy King, The Meridian Group, 169 Lost River Rd, Mazama, WA 98833.
Scope: setback variance for a wireless services communication facility. The facility includes: one 250-foottall lattice tower, two omni antennas at the top of the tower and at the 200-foot elevation, one 6-foot diameter dish antenna, a prefabricated equipment shelter and a 50-kW backup diesel generator located within a 2500 square foot fenced compound. The tower and fenced compound are designed to accommodate additional wireless carriers (collocation). Commercial power and fiber will be extended to the site via underground conduit. The lattice tower will be lit and marked in accordance with current Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) requirements. Per Skagit County Code (SCC) 14.16.720(13)(b), towers shall be set back from all property lines a distance equal to 100% of the tower height as measured from ground level.
Location: unaddressed project site is accessed from Christian Camp Rd on the west side of State Route 530 north of Darrington, within a portion of Section 18, Township 33N, Range 10E W.M., situated within Skagit County, Washington (P18695).
Reconsideration period ends: January 13, 2022
Appeals must be submitted by: January 17, 2022
Allison Sanders, Associate Planner Skagit County Planning and Development Services 1800 Continental Place Mount Vernon, WA 98273 (360) 416-1331

19,250 SF Potato Bagging & Processing
File #PL21-0644
Applicant: Darrin Morrison for Smith Morrison Farms, LLC.,
Scope: for the construction of a 19,250 square foot potato bagging and processing building with supporting access ramps, stairs and loading dock. The subject property contains approximately 83,202 square feet of existing agricultural structures used for the processing of potatoes. With this proposed expansion, the total on-site square footage will equate to approximately 102,452 of on agricultural structures. The project includes the excavation of approximately 3,500 cubic yards of material for all phases, and the placement of approximately 5,500 cubic yards of material.
Location: 18839 Cedardale Road, Mount Vernon, within a portion of Section 5, Township 33 N, Range 4 E W.M., situated within Skagit County, Washington.(P34030)
Written comments must be received no later than 4:30 pm on: January 21, 2022
Brandon Black, Senior Planner – Team Supervisor Skagit County Planning and Development Services 1800 Continental Place Mount Vernon, WA. 98273 (360) 416-1326

16000 SF Bldg
Files: PL21-0638 & PL21-0623
Scope: for the construction of an approximate 16,000 square foot building to expand the current Agricultural-support business for parts and maintenance/ repair activities. Within this proposed building, an upper mezzanine area of approximately 2,992 square feet will be included. In addition to the proposed building, a future building is also proposed that would be approximately 15,000 square feet located on the southern third of the subject property.
Applicant/Landowner: Duane Scholten; DNA Real Estate Holdings, LLC; Scholten’s Equipment, Inc.; 8223 Guide Meridian Road, Lynden, Washington 98264
Location: 9534 Green Road, Burlington, Washington, 98233 and is located in a portion of the Southeastern ¼ of Section 19; Township 35 North; Range 04 East; Willamette Meridian, situated in unincorporated Skagit County, Washington (Parcel #: P36925).
Public Comment Period: Written comments must be received no later than 4:30 PM on January 21 2022
For Project Information: Kevin Cricchio, AICP, Senior Planner; Phone: (360) 416-1423; Email: kcricchio@co.skagit.wa.us; Skagit County Planning & Development Services, 1800 Continental Place, Mount Vernon, WA 98273

—–01-05-21—–

Night Hawk Landing Subdivision
Scope: Lot-averaged subdivision of an approximately 7.82-acre property to create 28 single-family residential lots within the Residential zoning district.
Proponent: Summit-Rhodes LLC
Location of Proposal: 7322 Everson-Goshen Road, Everson, WA within the SW ¼ of the SW ¼ of Section 36, Township 40 North, Range 03 East of W.M., and the NW ¼ of the NW ¼ of Section 1, Township 39 North, Range 03 East of W.M., Whatcom County, within the City of Everson.
Comment Period: Comments must be received by 4:30 p.m. on January 18, 2022. A change in determination may be made upon the addition of new or conflicting information presented to the SEPA Official within the 14-day review period. Questions should be directed to the responsible official noted below.
Responsible Official: Dave Schoonover, Deputy SEPA Official, 111 W. Main St., P.O. Box 315, Everson, WA 98247. Ph.: (360) 966-341

Sucia Island Marine State Park, Floating Pumpout Station Installation Project
Applicant: by State Parks.
Copies of the checklist and DNS are available at no charge on State Parks website at http://bit.ly/ParksSE PA
The public is invited to comment on this DNS by submitting written comments no later than January 19, 2022 to Kira Swanson, Environmental Planner at the address below.
Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission 220 N. Walnut Street Burlington, WA 98233-1138 Phone: (360)522-2287 Email: kira.swanson @parks.wa.gov

Replace Bulkhead
File : 469/21 SHE
Scope: Repair a section of collapsed wood pile bulkhead.
Located in or near: Mapped Wetlands, Steep Slopes, Flood Hazard Area, Feeder Bluff, and Shoreline Jurisdiction.
Staff Contact : Chloe Bonsen, c.bonsen@islandcountywa.gov
Public Comments : must be received by 4:30 p.m. on January 19, 2022 ; mail to Island County Planning Department, PO Box 5000, Coupeville WA 98239; deliver to 1 NE 6th Street, Coupeville; or to 121 N. East Camano Drive, Camano Island; or FAX (360) 679-7306.

8-lot Planned Residential Development
File: PRD006
Applicant: Hamilton Partners, LLC
Location: 747 Hamilton Ranch Road, Friday Harbor, Washington, San Juan County; Tax Parcel Number 351391437000.
Project Description : Subdivide subject property, a 1.06 acre parcel, into an 8-lot Planned Residential Development.
Approved Stormwater Plan (SWP) #069
Environmental Documents : SEPA Checklist No. 315 (SEP315)
You may view the application and other related documents on file at: http://www.fridayharbor.org/2346/
Development-Applications-Notices Public Comment Period : January 5 through January 19, 2022. To make written comments on this proposal, please submit specific comments no later than 4:30 p.m. on January 19, 2022 to: Ryan Ericson, Community Development & Planning, P.O. Box 219 (mail) or 60 Second Street South (delivery), Friday Harbor, WA 98250. Email: ryane@fridayharbor.org
If you have questions about this application, contact the Towns Community Development and Planning Department at 360-378-2810, Monday through Friday between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.

—–01-04-22—–

Notice of Substantial Completion
Red Mountain Campground Shower & Restroom Facility
Laborers, mechanics, subcontractors, materialmen, and suppliers, take notice that unless written claim is presented to the Whatcom County Parks & Recreation Department, 3373 Mount Baker Highway, Bellingham, WA 98226 and filed as required by law within (45) days after publication of this notice, all claims against the contractor’s bond or the retained percentage are forever barred. Therefore, no person shall have any right of action for recovery against the bond or retainage on the contract with:
Tiger Construction, LTD., 6280 Everson Goshen Rd., Everson, WA 98247.
Dated: December 22, 2021, Michael McFarlane Director, Whatcom County Parks & Recreation

Fairhaven Industrial Marine Repair Facility
Applicant: Jeff Hamilton, 201 Harris Ave Bellingham, WA 98225
Project: Fairhaven Industrial Marine Repair Facility, LLC, Operations are due to start up on/started on 6/1/2021. Industrial activities include Ship Building and Repairing, SHIP BUILDING AND REPAIRING. Stormwater from the site discharges to Southern Outfall, Northern Outfall, Stormwater ER Outfall.
Location: at 201 Harris Ave in Bellingham.
Comments may be submitted to: ecyrewqianoi@ecy.wa.gov, or ATTN: Water Quality Program – Industrial Stormwater Washington State Department of Ecology P.O. Box 47696 Olympia, WA 98504-7696

—–01-01-22—–

Contract Acceptance Notice to Subcontractors and Materials Suppliers
Island County Public Works Department hereby furnishes notice that the Island County Parks:
Septic Pump Replacement, at 4 Springs, PO 11499,
has been completed under the contract and permit terms and the provisions of the contract have been fulfilled in an acceptable manner by:
Greenworks of Washington, LLC, PO box 2514, Stanwood, WA, 98292
and accepted by Island County. The lien period for filing any liens against this contracts retainage percent is now in effect. Notice of any unpaid wages or materials may be made to the Island County Engineer, P.O. Box 5000, Coupeville, WA 98239.

—–12-30-21—–

60 Single Family & 5 Duplexes
Application: LP-2021-067
Project: This proposal is for the construction of 65 residential units (60 single- family and 5 duplex) on 19.6 acres spanning Assessor’s Parcels 37250, 37251, and 37253 in addition to two existing single family houses (one located on P37250, the other on P37251) with a roadway extension southerly to Cook Road across the westerly side of Assessor’s Parcel 37256. The project also includes access, utilities, and open space amenities to serve all proposed lots. The expansion is proposed to be located southerly of F & S Grade Road and easterly of Klinger Estates and Thurmond Avenue.
Applicant Contact: John Ravnik and Heike Nelson, PO Box 361, Burlington, WA 98233
Location: 503 and 505 F & S Grade Road, Sedro-Woolley, WA 98284, Assessor’s Parcels 37250, 37251, 37253, 37256
Comments: Written testimony may be submitted to: City of Sedro-Woolley Planning Department, ATTN: Assistant Planner, 325 Metcalf Street, Sedro-Woolley, Washington, 98284, or by email to nmcgowan@sedro-woolley.gov until 2:00 PM on the date of the public hearing.
Documents are available for review: Please contact the Assistant Planner, Nicole McGowan, by phone at (360) 855-0771 or e-mail at nmcgowan@sedro-woolley.gov to request documents, which will be made available electronically or mailed to the requestor.
Hearing Examiner: The Hearing Examiner will hold an open record public hearing on the proposed project at 3:00PM, Wednesday, January 12, 2022 via Zoom Zoom Meeting: For information on how to join the remote meeting, visit the Planning Department hearing examiner page on the City of Sedro-Woolley’s website: https://www.ci.sedro-woolley.wa.us/departments/planning/hearing_examiner.php

Detached 2 Sort ADU
File #: PL21-0594
Applicant: Stephen and Kristi Strand, 12153 Classic Place, Burlington, Washington 98233
Scope: to reduce the required rear (east) setback of 25 feet to 20 feet and reduce the required side (north) setback of 8 feet to 5 feet as is shown and required on the recorded plat map. The applicant wishes to construct a detached two-story accessory building in the rear of the subject property. The subject property is pie shaped and approximately 0.36 acres in size
Location: 12153 Classic Place, Burlington, WA and is located in a portion of the Northeast ¼ of Section 02; Township 34 North; Range 03 East; Willamette Meridian, situated within unincorporated Skagit County, Washington. The subject parcel # is P83990.
Appeals must be submitted by: January 11, 2022
Kevin Cricchio, AICP, Senior Planner Skagit County Planning and Development Services 1800 Continental Place Mount Vernon, Washington 98273 Email: kcricchio@co.skagit.wa.us Phone: (360) 416-1423

Raise the Dike on Fir Island
File # PL21-0587
Applicant: Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife
Scope: Shoreline Substantial Development/ Variance/Conditional Use Permit application to raise a dike constructed in 2009 by approximately 3 feet. The dike will be taller, and the footprint will be increased. This is being done to prevent future overtopping. Once completed, Dike District #22 will assume control and maintenance of the dike.
Location: within a portion of the property described as parcels P16113, P16115, P16120, P16124, P16123, and P16122, at 21961 Wylie Road on Fir Island.
Written comments must be received by 4:30 pm, January 31, 2022.
Submit comments to: Leah Forbes c/o Skagit County Planning and Development Services 1800 Continental Place Mount Vernon, WA 98273 (360) 416-1320

—–12-29-21—–

Reduce Buffer for OSS
Applicant: DDJ Investments
File: VAR2021-00005
Scope: to reduce the required wetland buffers in excess of the standards of the WCC to accommodate the OSS
Location: located at 928 Thomas Rd., Bellingham, WA.
Public Hearing 01/12/2022, 1:30 pm.
Written & oral comments may be submitted at hearing. Mailed comments must be received prior to hearing day to be included in record. Hearings are currently held remotely via zoom.
Visit www.whatcomcounty.us/virtualhearingexaminer for more information on how to join the hearing and view related documents.

New SFR
File :396/21 RUD
Applicant : David Roberts
Location : S6164-03-00077-0, Camano
Proposal : New single-family residence including ~4000 square feet of wetland buffer alteration with an equal amount of compensatory mitigation.
Staff Contact: Kathryn Bird, k.bird@ islandcountywa.gov
Public Comments : must be received by 4:30 p.m. on January 12, 2022 ; mail to Island County Planning Department, PO Box 5000, Coupeville WA 98239; deliver to 6th & Main Street, Coupeville; or to 121 N. East Camano Drive, Camano Island; or FAX (360) 679-7306.

Reduce Setbacks to Replace Garage
File : 485/21 VAR
Applicant : Daniel Niles & Denise Niles
Location : S8350-00-00009-0, Camano Island
Proposal : Requests a variance to reduce the 20ft access easement setbacks down to5ft, including eaves, to replace an existing garage with a new 1010 sq ft garage in the same area.
Staff Contact : Brent Ryan, b.ryan@ islandcountywa.gov
Public Comments : must be received by 4:30 p.m. on January 12, 2022 ; mail to Island County Planning Department, PO Box 5000, Coupeville WA 98239; deliver to 6th & Main Street, Coupeville; or to 121 N. East Camano Drive, Camano Island; or FAX (360) 679-7306.

2 Lot Short Plat
File : 483/21 SHP-P
Applicant : David & Candace Hagen
Location : R23118-114-1100
Proposal : 2 lot Short plat of 11 acres resulting in 5 acre & 6.21 acre parcels.
Staff Contact : Cindy White cindyw@island countywa.gov
Public Comments : must be received by 4:30 p.m. on January 12, 2022 ; mail to Island County Planning Department, PO Box 5000, Coupeville WA 98239; deliver to 6th & Main Street, Coupeville; or to 121 N. East Camano Drive, Camano Island; or FAX (360) 679-7306.

Proposed Patio & Landscape Terrace
File : 477/21 CGP
Applicant : Raeburn Homes
Location : S8556-00-00004-0 , Village Heights Pl
Proposal : import approx. 1442 cyds of fill to for the proposed Patio and landscaping terrace, with some clearing
Staff Contact : Diane Haddon d.haddon@islandcountywa.gov
Public Comments : must be received by 4:30 p.m. on January 12, 2021 ; mail to Island County Planning Department, PO Box 5000, Coupeville WA 98239; deliver to 1 NE 6th Street, Coupeville; or to 121 N. East Camano Drive, Camano Island; or FAX (360) 679-7306.

Grade for SFR
File : 379/21 CGP
Applicant : Manuel & Elizabeth Semana
Location : S8315-02-00038-0, Camano Island
Proposal : To grade approximately 1,000 cubic yards for future single-family residence and appurtenances.
Staff Contact : Diane Haddon, d.haddon@islandcounty wa.gov
Public Comments : must be received by 4:30 p.m. on January 12, 2021 ; mail to Island County Planning Department, PO Box 5000, Coupeville WA 98239; deliver to 1 NE 6th Street, Coupeville; or to 121 N. East Camano Drive, Camano Island; or FAX (360) 679-7306.

Outfall Addition
File : 464/21 S-CUP
Applicant : Island County Public Works
Location : S6145-00-02005-0 & S6145-00-02006-0 in ROW on Bonnie View Access RD, Oak Harbor
Proposal : New pipe within an existing outfall to prevent erosion of the steep unstable slope that extends down to Saratoga Passage Marine Waters in ROW of Bonnie View Access Rd.
Staff Contact : Chloe Bonsen, c.bonsen@islandcountywa.gov
Public Comments : must be received by 4:30 p.m. on January 31, 2022 ; mail to Island County Planning Department, PO Box 5000, Coupeville WA 98239; deliver to 1 NE 6th Street, Coupeville; or to 121 N. East Camano Drive, Camano Island; or FAX (360) 679-7306.

Maintenance of Seawall Park
File Number : SPX-21-008
Applicant : Randi Perry, City of Langley Public Works Director
Location : S7345-00-1300A-2 and the undeveloped Anthes Avenue right-of-way
Proposal : The applicant is proposing a five-year Shoreline Exemption application to conduct ongoing repair and maintenance at Seawall Park. This includes, adding gravel to washed out areas behind the seawall, electrical work within existing conduits, and the replacement of existing lighting fixtures.
Staff Contact : Meredith Penny, Community Planning Director, planning @langleywa.org
Public Comments : must be received by 5:00 p.m. on January 12, 2022 ; mail to City of Langley Community Planning & Building Department, P.O. Box 366, Langley, WA 98260; deliver to 112 Second Street, Langley, between 9:00 a.m. & 5:00 p.m. Mon. through Thurs.; by email at planning@langleywa.org; or by FAX to (360) 221-4265

Wishing Whale Park
File Number : SPX-21-009
Applicant : Frank Rose, Langley Arts Fund
Location : Wishing Whale Park in the undeveloped Anthes Avenue right-of-way
Proposal : The applicant is proposing a Shoreline Exemption application to construct a new 60ft wide by 66ft long ADA-compliant walkway to facilitate access to a viewing area at Wishing Whale Park composed of 2 stabilized and compacted decomposed granite over a 3 crushed aggregate base.
Staff Contact : Meredith Penny, Community Planning Director, planning @langleywa.org
Public Comments : must be received by 5:00 p.m. on January 12, 2022 ; mail to City of Langley Community Planning & Building Department, P.O. Box 366, Langley, WA 98260; deliver to 112 Second Street, Langley, between 9:00 a.m. & 5:00 p.m. Mon. through Thurs.; by email at planning@langleywa.org; or by FAX to (360) 221-4265

Replace Deck & Gravel Parking Work
File Number : SPX-21-010
Applicant : Larry Kwarsick, Sound Planning Services on behalf of property owners Matthew and Tammy Penarczyk
Location : 40 Saratoga Creek Ln, Parcel #R33034-242-0950
Proposal : The applicant is proposing a Shoreline Exemption application to conduct maintenance/replacement of an existing deck with a small size increase; install pervious pavers in a pre-existing gravel parking area; install impervious pavers to connect two parking areas to the deck and beach access stairs; install a landscape irrigation system with backflow preventer; and removal of installed landscaping.
Staff Contact : Meredith Penny, Community Planning Director, planning @langleywa.org
Public Comments : must be received by 5:00 p.m. on January 12, 2022 ; mail to City of Langley Community Planning & Building Department, P.O. Box 366, Langley, WA 98260; deliver to 112 Second Street, Langley, between 9:00 a.m. & 5:00 p.m. Mon. through Thurs.; by email at planning@langleywa.org; or by FAX to (360) 221-4265

—–12-28-21—–

Notice To Subcontractors and Materialmen
The State of Washington, Whatcom Community College, acting by and through the Department of Enterprise Services, Facility Professional Services, hereby advises all interested parties that Contract No.
2018-148 G (1-1), for Student Housing Facility, Bellingham,
with Tiger Construction, Ltd., PO Box 368, Everson, WA 98247,
has been accepted as of December 23, 2021. The lien period for filing any liens against this contract’s retained percentage is now in effect. Any liens filed after February 6, 2022, shall be filed as not valid.
State of Washington

—–12-27-21—–

H Street Road Annexation
File Number 2020078
Public Hearing Monday, January 10, 2022 at 6 PM
Please Note: City Council meetings are currently being conducted entirely through teleconference. Instructions on how to listen live and join the meeting online will be provided approximately 72 hours prior to the public hearing on the City’s website: www.cityofblaine.com.
Description A public hearing to accept public testimony on a citizen request for annexation of approximately 3.26 acres in the City of Blaine Urban Growth Area (UGA). Pursuant to an Outside Utility Agreement recorded under Auditor’s File Number (AFN) 2020603045, the City of Blaine with limited and nonrevocable power of attorney will annex an additional approximate 1.63 acres into the City limits pursuant to RES 1858-21 and RES 1859-21.
Proponents: Irma P. Rooney Living Trust c/o: Patrick Rooney, PO Box 851, Blaine, WA 98231
Location: Assessor Parcel Numbers (APNs) 400105058534: 4455 H Street Road; and, 400105043532: 2221 Cedarwood Lane
Comments must be received by 4:30 PM, Monday, January 10, 2022.
You may also comment at the public hearing. Testimony is limited to five minutes. Instructions on how to listen live and join the meeting online will be provided approximately 72 hours prior to the public hearing on the City’s website: www.cityofblaine.com.
Staff Contact Stacie Pratschner, AICP, RPA: Community Development Director
spratschner@cityofblaine.com and (360) 332-8311.
File Materials Public hearing documents and a Request for Council Action will be available at the following City website approximately 72 hours prior to the scheduled public hearing on January 10, 2022: https://www.ci.blaine.wa.us/calendar.aspx?month=12&year=2021&CID=78,19,27,74,76,69,14,24,23,71&Keywords=&startDate=&enddate=&#changeDateMonthDropDown.
Next Steps and Appeals Subsequent to the Public Hearing, the request may be forwarded to the Whatcom County Boundary Review Board for final approval. The BRB is the appeal body for annexation decisions.

Upgrade Hatchery
Applicant: Puget Sound Energy
File: SHR2021-00017
Scope: Shoreline Substantial Development Permit to add 4 reinforced concrete raceways at the east end of the existing raceways within the existing footprint of the hatchery to increase annual production. A metal framed roof will cover the center of the new raceway, and an existing underground waste tank will be replaced.
Location: at 47256 Baker Dam Rd., Concrete, within Section 31, Township 37N, Range 09E W.M.; Assessor’s Parcel No: 370931336470.
The file and supporting documents may be viewed at the Whatcom County Planning and Development Services office at 5280 Northwest Drive, Bellingham, WA.
Any person may submit written comments to Andrew Hicks, Technical Administrator, Whatcom County Planning and Development Services, 5280 Northwest Drive, Bellingham, WA 98226 within 30 days of the publication of this notice. Written comments must be received by January 26, 2022.
Any person wishing to receive personal notice of any hearings must notify the Hearings Examiner’s office, 1000 N. Forest St., Bellingham, WA 98225, within 30 days of the notice of application.

File: SEP2021-00107
Project Description: After-the-fact permit to repair 150 ft. of an existing rock dike and reconstruct 120 ft. of existing farm road prism damaged by the November 2021 floods.
Proponent: David R. Syre
Location: 6223 Lawrence Road Everson, WA / 390416052070
Lead Agency: Whatcom County Planning & Development Services
14 Day Comment Period Concluding On January 10, 2022.
Any Person Or Agency May Appeal The County’s Compliance With Wac 197-11 By Filing An Appeal With The Whatcom County Planning And Development Services Located At 5280 Northwest Drive, Bellingham, Wa 98226. Appeals Must Be Made Within 10 Days After The End Of The Comment Period.

—–12-24-21—–

Notice Of Road Closure – Gibralter Annex
A portion of unopened Skagit County Right of Skagit County Right of Way between lots 14 and 15 according to the plat of “Gibralter Annex” The easterly 30 feet, more or less of a portion of unopened Skagit County Right of Way between lots 14 and 15 according to the plat of “Gibralter Annex”. This closure will begin December 27, 2021 or dates thereabout to be determined by the County Engineer and shall continue until otherwise further ordered by the Board.
Additional information may be obtained through the Department of Public Works, Engineering Division, 1800 Continental Place, Mount Vernon, WA, 98273. Paul Randall-Grutter, County Engineer, 360-416-1400 is the contact person for this issue.

—–12-23-21—–

Belisle Proposed Rezone
File: REZ2021-0003
Project Description: a proposed Comprehensive Plan Amendment to rezone a property in Area 1 of the Cordata Neighborhood to remove all “Town Center” code references in the Cordata PUD.
Location: Address: 300-329 Meadowbrook Ct., Bellingham, WA 98226 Tax Parcel #: 380201 234195 0000 Proponent: Riley Marcus, Agent for Applicant; AVT Consulting; 1708 F Street, Bellingham, WA 98225; Phone: (360) 527-9445
Anyone wishing to comment on this threshold determination is invited to submit written comments to the PCDD by 5:00pm on 1/6/2022.
Staff Contact: McKayla Dunfey, Planner, Planning and Community Development Department, 210 Lottie Street – Bellingham, WA 98225, Email / Phone: Mjdunfey@cob.org or 360-778-8355
Responsible Official: Kurt Nabbefeld, Development Services Manager Planning and Community Development Department 210 Lottie Street, Bellingham, WA 98225

Temp MF Home for Ederly
File #PL21-0408
Applicant: by Jodi Boyden of Permit Connections for James Anderson, 16323 Colony Rd, Bow, WA 98232
Scope: for the placement of a temporary manufactured home to accommodate the housing
needs of disabled or elderly family members
Appeals must be submitted by: January 3, 2022
Allison Sanders Associate Planner Skagit County Planning and Development Services 1800 Continental Place Mount Vernon, WA 98273 (360) 416-1331

Skagit County Zoning Amendments
File: PL19-0419
Applicant: Nielson Brothers
Scope: Comprehensive Plan & Zoning Map Amendment: Change 11.89 acres, east of Sedro Woolley, from Agriculture – Natural Resource Lands to Natural Resource Industrial.
File:LR 20-02
Scope: Small Scale Business Zone Use Amendment: Amend SCC 14.16.140 Small Scale Business (SSB) zone to include restaurants as a permitted use.
File: LR 20-05
Scope: Public Notice Amendment for Mineral Resource Extraction Area: Amend SCC 14.06.150, Public Notice Requirements. For mineral extraction activities notice must be provided within one mile and be posted at any post offices of nearby communities.
File: LR20-07
Scope: Accessory Dwelling Unit Code Amendment: This proposal relaxes the family member occupancy requirement and removes the current Accessory Dwelling Unit size restrictions for existing structures.
File: LR21-02
Scope: Clarify CaRD Land Divisions and the “Reserve” Function: Clarify the definition and function of the Conservation and Reserve Developments (CaRD) within the Comprehensive Plan and code.
File: LR21-04
Scope: Agricultural Processing Facilities in Bayview Ridge-Light Industrial: Clarify “Agricultural and food processing storage and transportation”, a permitted use in Bayview Ridge Light Industrial (BR-LI) zone, by adding Agricultural slaughtering facilities as an accessory use incidental to Agricultural and food processing, storage and transportation facilities. County initiated proposals:
File: C21-1 2020
Scope: Comprehensive Parks & Recreation Plan: Update the Comprehensive Plan to incorporate the 2020 Comprehensive Parks & Recreation Plan. This includes review of zoning and consistency of park classifications.
File: C21-2 SEPA
Scope: Determination Review Timing: The code for independent SEPA reviews does not require the submittal of a development permit when in the feasibility stage. This amendment would clarify that an appeal can be filed prior to a permit decision.
File: C21-3 Hamilton
Scope: Zoning & Comprehensive Plan Updates: Changes to the County Comprehensive Plan are needed to reflect the 2019 Hamilton annexation. This change will clean up zoning references that don’t exist anymore.
File: C21-4
Scope: Reduced Front Setback to Include Class 19 Roads.
File: C21-5
Scope: Pre-application requirement: Pre-application meeting requirement associated with a Project permit would no longer be required.
Documents available at: https://www.skagitcounty.net/2021CPA
Lead Agency: Skagit County Planning & Development Services
Contact Person: Peter Gill, Long Range Planning Manager
Written comment deadline: Thursday, January 13, 2022, at 4:30 p.m.
Virtual meeting access information can be found on the Board of County Commissioners agenda, posted Thursday prior to the meeting, here: https://www.skagitcounty.net/Departments/PlanningCommission/PCminutes.htm
Anyone who plans to attend the public hearing and has special needs or disabilities should contact Planning and Development Services at (360) 416-1320 at least 96 hours before the hearing to discuss and arrange any special accommodations.

—–12-22-21—–

Administrative Appeal
Applicant: Karla Savage
Files: APL2021-0005 to appeal CA2021-00267
Location: at 7909 W. Golf Course Dr., Bellingham, WA.
Public Hearing 01/05/2022, 2:00 pm.
Written & oral comments may be submitted at hearing. Mailed comments must be received prior to hearing day to be included in record. Hearings are currently held remotely via zoom.
Visit www.whatcomcounty.us/virtualhearingexaminer for more information on how to join the hearing and view related documents.

Long Subdivision
Applicant: Whatcom Investment Group
File: LSS2021-00001
Scope: for a 14 lot APO Cluster Long Subdivision of an appx. 80.34 acre parcel zoned R5A, consisting of 13 cluster lots and 1 APO reserve tract.
Location: at 0 E. Axton Rd., Bellingham, WA.
Public Hearing 01/05/2022, 1:30 pm.
Written & oral comments may be submitted at hearing. Mailed comments must be received prior to hearing day to be included in record. Hearings are currently held remotely via zoom.
Visit www.whatcomcounty.us/virtualhearingexaminer for more information on how to join the hearing and view related documents.

New Fire Station 81
Scope: a grading permit to complete phased construction of a new fire station, including equipment bays, meeting rooms, sleeping quarters, kitchen, storage, parking and utilities.
Applicant: Freeland and Associates, Inc. for Whatcom County Fire District No. 1.
Location: at 7248 Everson-Goshen Road in the NW ¼ of the NW ¼ of Section 1, Township 39 North, Range 03 East of W.M., Whatcom County, WA within the City of Everson. County Assessor’s parcel number 390301 030456.
The public comment period for this application is from December 22, 2021 through January 6, 2022. Project application materials can be viewed at City Hall during normal business hours.
Written comments may be submitted during that comment period to Everson City Hall at 111 W. Main Street, P.O. Box 315, Everson, WA 98247

Replace Garage with 2800 SF SFR & Stormwater
File : 465/21 SHE
Applicant : Walter Clark Jr & Carmen Clark
Location : S6550-00-00012-0, Oak Harbor
Proposal : Replace an existing 750 sq ft garage with a new 2800 sq ft SFR & associated storm-water outfall over bank onto diffuser pad w/in shoreline jurisdiction.
Staff Contact : Brent Ryan, b.ryan@islandcountywa.gov
Public Comments : must be received by 4:30 p.m. on January 5, 2022 ; mail to Island County Planning Department, PO Box 5000, Coupeville WA 98239; deliver to 1 NE 6th Street, Coupeville; or to 121 N. East Camano Drive, Camano Island; or FAX (360) 679-7306.

Septic Repair
File : 466/21 SHE
Applicant : Marie Dehoux
Location : S7485-00-00169-0, Oak Harbor
Proposal : Septic repair within the shoreline setback in the shoreline residential canal community & aquatic shoreline jurisdictions.
Staff Contact : Brent Ryan, b.ryan@islandcountywa.gov
Public Comments : must be received by 4:30 p.m. on January 5, 2022 ; mail to Island County Planning Department, PO Box 5000, Coupeville WA 98239; deliver to 1 NE 6th Street, Coupeville; or to 121 N. East Camano Drive, Camano Island; or FAX (360) 679-7306.

New Carport
File : 453/21 VAR
Applicant : Gery Gehrmann
Location : S7245-00-0A014-0, Camano Island
Proposal : Construct New Carport landward of the OHWM
Staff Contact : Chloe Bonsen, c.bonsen@islandcountywa.gov
Public Comments : must be received by 4:30 p.m. on January 5, 2022 ; mail to Island County Planning Department, PO Box 5000, Coupeville WA 98239; deliver to 6th & Main Street, Coupeville; or to 121 N. East Camano Drive, Camano Island; or FAX (360) 679-7306.

Construct Garage
File : EBY-21-055
Applicant : High Tide, LLC
Location : S8010-00-00068-0, Coupeville
Proposal : Construct garage in Ebeys Design Review Area 1.
Staff Contact: Kathryn Bird, k.bird@islandcountywa.gov
Public Comments : must be received by 4:30 p.m. on January 5, 2022 ; mail to Island County Planning Department, PO Box 5000, Coupeville WA 98239; deliver to 6th & Main Street, Coupeville; or to 121 N. East Camano Drive, Camano Island; or FAX (360) 679-7306.

Replace Boat Launch, Float, Gravel Lot, ADA, Road Entrance
File : 094/21 S-CUP & S-VAR
Applicant : WA Dept. of Fish & Wildlife
Location : R32926-377-4210, Clinton
Proposal : Remove existing concrete boat launch, replace with pre-cast concrete boat launch, articulated concrete mats, install L shaped boat loading float; asphalt pave existing gravel parking lot, add ADA parking & improve road entrance. Variance to exceed the 5-foot maximum width for docks & floats to meet ADA requirements.
Staff Contact : Kathryn Bird, k.bird@islandcountywa.gov
Public Comments : must be received by 4:30 p.m. on January 25, 2022 ; mail to Island County Planning Department, PO Box 5000, Coupeville WA 98239; deliver to 1 NE 6th Street, Coupeville; or to 121 N. East Camano Drive, Camano Island; or FAX (360) 679-7306.

—–12-21-21—–

12,792 SF Milking Parlor, Holding Pen & Break Room
File: SEP2021-00095
Project Description: The proposal is to build a 12,792 sq. ft. containing a milking parlor, holding pen and break room. There will be a 4000 sq. ft. concrete approach to the building. Approximately 450 cubic yards of excavation/fill is proposed to be part of this development.
Proponent: Jerry Roosma
Address and Parcel #: 771 Parklyn Way, Ferndale / 400226137170000
Lead Agency: Whatcom County Planning & Development Services
Zoning: AG Comp Plan: AG Shoreline Jurisdiction: N/A
14 Day Comment Period Concluding On January 4, 2022.
Any Person Or Agency May Appeal The County’s Compliance With Wac 197-11 By Filing An Appeal With The Whatcom County Planning And Development Services Located At 5280 Northwest Drive, Bellingham, Wa 98226.
Appeals Must Be Made Within 10 Days After The End Of The Comment Period.

—–12-20-21—–

Comment On Bellingham Technical College’s Qualifications For Accreditation
Bellingham Technical College (BTC) will host an evaluation team from the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU) April 27-29, 2022 as part of its Year Seven Evaluation of Institutional Effectiveness process. Accreditation by NWCCU represents the Commission’s judgment that an institution is satisfactorily achieving its mission and educational purpose and that it meets or exceeds the Commission’s standards of quality and effectiveness. BTC is currently accredited by NWCCU, with this status most recently reaffirmed in 2015.
BTC and NWCCU invite public comment concerning the College’s qualifications for accreditation. All comments must be submitted in writing, signed by the author(s), and received by March 25, 2022. Comments should be sent directly to: Attn: Third Party Comment, 8060 165th Ave NE, Ste. 200, Redmond, WA 98052
Visit the NWCCU website (www.nwccu.org) to learn more about the Commission’s policy on public notification and third-party comments.

—–12-19-21—–

Boat Auction Notice
The Port of Bellingham will sell at public auction to the highest and best bidder for cash the following items for non-payment of charges. The sale is made pursuant to RCW 53.08.320 and will be made without warranty of any type as to either title or condition.
Squalicum Harbor: Vessel: WN 6106 RJ
Description: 24 Foot Sailboat
Last Known Owner: Christopher Welsh
Last Known Address: 3858 Cindy Lane, Bellingham, WA 98226
Date Of Sale: January 6, 2022
Time Of Sale: 3:00 PM
Place Of Sale: Squalicum Harbor, 722 Coho Way, Bellingham, Wa 98225

—–12-18-21—–

Notice To Subcontractors And Materialmen
The State of Washington, Port of Skagit, acting by and through the Department of Enterprise Services, Facility Professional Services, hereby advises all interested parties that
Contract No. 2019-254 G (1-1), for TTM Building HVAC & Roof Upgrades, Burlington, WA, with
Ameresco, Inc.,
has been accepted as of December 17, 2021.
The lien period for filing any liens against this contract’s retained percentage is now in effect.
Any liens filed after January 31, 2022 shall be filed as not valid.

—–12-17-21—–

Amendments to WCC Titles 20 and 22
File: SEP2021-00106
Project Description: Proposed amendments to WCC Titles 20 and 22. This is the County’s annual “code scrub”, wherein staff proposes amendments to clarify code, fix inconsistencies and grammar, and occasionally modify minor policies.
Proponent: Whatcom County
Address and Parcel #: Countywide
Lead Agency: Whatcom County Planning & Development Services
Zoning: All Zones
Comp Plan: All Land Use Designations
Shoreline Jurisdiction: All Shoreline Designations
14 Day Comment Period Concluding On January 3, 2022.
Any Person Or Agency May Appeal The County’s Compliance With Wac 197-11 By Filing An Appeal With The Whatcom County Planning And Development Services Located At 5280 Northwest Drive, Bellingham, Wa 98226. Appeals Must Be Made Within 10 Days After The End Of The Comment Period.

New SFR
Applicant: Marcellus Zuzarte
File: CA2021-00075
Scope: Administrative Approval of Reasonable to construct 1 single-family residence and appurtenant developments. The project requires a reasonable use determination for the scope of the wetland buffer impacts. There are no direct impacts to wetlands or HCAs proposed. A mitigation plan has been proposed for the unavoidable buffer impacts.
Location: at 8390 Grouse Crescent Dr., within Section 24 Township 40 N, Range 01 West W.M.; Assessor’s Parcel No: 405124046427.
The file and supporting documents may be viewed at the Whatcom County Planning and Development Services office at 5280 Northwest Drive, Bellingham, WA or at http://www.whatcomcounty.us/2914/Public-Notice.
Any person may submit written comments to Sam McDaniel at the above address or at smcdanie@whatcomcounty.us within 14 days of the publication of this notice.
Written comments must be received by December 31, 2021.
Any person has the right to receive notice of and participate in any hearings, request a copy of the decision once made, and to appeal a decision when allowed by law. In addition, any person wishing to receive personal notice of any decisions or hearings must notify the department to receive such notice.

Private Access Road for 11 Five Acre Lots
File: SEP2021-00013
Project Description: The project includes construction of a private access road to serve eleven existing 5-acre lots. Approximately 44 acres of vegetation and trees onsite have been cleared under FPA 2815673. Additional spot removal of trees and vegetation grubbing will be required to provide access to lots where there is no existing road. Utilities will be installed including electricity provided by Puget Sound Energy and communications. The proposal also includes approximately 17,500 CY cut and 6,000 CY fill in a 6.3 acre area.
Proponent: Freeland & Associates, Inc. c/o Tony Freeland
Location: 4994 Samish Way; 370316517301, 370316517181, 370315015315, 370315033249, 370315099249, 370315011188, 370315033188, 370315056188, 370315077188, 370315100188, 370315123188
Lead Agency: Whatcom County Planning & Development Services
14 Day Comment Period Concluding On January 3, 2022.
Any Person Or Agency May Appeal The County’s Compliance With Wac 197-11 By Filing An Appeal With The Whatcom County Planning And Development Services Located At 5280 Northwest Drive, Bellingham, Wa 98226.
Appeals Must Be Made Within 10 Days After The End Of The Comment Period.

—–12-16-21—–

New SFR
File # PL21-0569
Applicant: Matthew Ashman Scope: to reduce the standard twenty-five-foot front setback to five feet for the construction of a single- family residence
Location: 7564 Hideaway Lane, Anacortes, within a portion of Section 08, Township 35N, Range 2E W.M., situated within Skagit County, Washington (P65776
Skagit County accepts comments online only through the form at www.skagitcounty.net/pdscomments.
Written comments must be received no later than 4:30 pm on: December 31, 2021.
Staff Contact: Allison Sanders, Associate Planner Skagit County Planning and Development Services 1800 Continental Place Mount Vernon, WA 98273 (360) 416-1331

Grading for 1300×12 ft Driveway
File # BP21-1047
Applicant: Jason Sterling with Strandberg Construction, on behalf of Mark Johnson and Kathleen Malley
Scope: grading permit for the construction of a 1,300 lineal foot, 12 foot wide, driveway to access a future residential building site. The proposal includes the placement of approximately 490 cubic yards of
material and the excavation of approximately 925 cubic yards of material.
Location: 6469 Edens Road, Anacortes, within a portion of Section 6, Township 35N, Range 2E W.M., situated within Skagit County, Washington. (P32750
Skagit County accepts comments online only through the form at www.skagitcounty.net/pdscomments.
Written comments must be received no later than 4:30 pm on: January 3, 2022.
Staff Contact: Brandon Black, Current Planning Manager Skagit County Planning and Development Services 1800 Continental Place Mount Vernon, WA. 98273 (360) 416-1326

New SFR
File # PL21-0481
Applicant: Christopher Pforr
Scope: to reduce the standard twenty-five-foot front setback to four feet for the construction of a single-family residence.
Location: 7740 Cypress Way, Anacortes, within a portion of Section 08, Township 35N, Range 2E W.M., situated within Skagit County, Washington (P66087).
Skagit County accepts comments online only through the form at www.skagitcounty.net/pdscomments.
Written comments must be received no later than 4:30 pm on: December 31, 2021
Staff Contact: Allison Sanders, Associate Planner Skagit County Planning and Development Services 1800 Continental Place Mount Vernon, WA 98273 (360) 416-1331

Notice Of Road Closure – Minkler Road #93500 MP 3.090
The Board of Skagit County Commissioners has approved a Resolution to close the following County road to all through traffic including emergency vehicles: Minkler Road #93500 at milepost 3.090 (at Coal Creek Bridge)
The roadway will be closed indefinitely and retroactively beginning November 30, 2021 due to flood waters and stream damage. The date to reopen the roadway will be determined by the County Engineer.
Additional information may be obtained through the Department of Public Works, Engineering Division, 1800 Continental Place, Mount Vernon, Washington, 98273.
Given Kutz, Traffic Engineering, 360-416-1400 is the contact person for this issue.

Critical Area Variance to Replace Deck
File # PL21-0568
Applicant: Susan Thomson
Scope: administrative critical areas variance application to reduce the standard 100 foot buffer on Padilla Bay to 50 feet to allow for replacement of a deck on a recently elevated residence. The stairs on the proposed replacement deck will extend five feet closer to the shoreline than the original deck.
Location: 5243 Guemes Island Road, Anacortes within the northeast ¼ of Section 36, Township 36 North, Range 1 East, W.M. (Parcel numbers P61764 & P46876).
Skagit County accepts comments online only through the form at www.skagitcounty.net/pdscomments
Written comments must be received by 4:30 pm, December 30, 2021.
Submit comments to: Leah Forbes, AICP Senior Planner c/o Skagit County Planning and Development Services 1800 Continental Place Mount Vernon, WA 98273 (