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Resolution/

Ordinance

Date
Subject
Decision
Notice of Adoption
Ord 364 6-23-08 Adoption of new development standards - for wineries, setting forth a new definition of winery, establishing a new threshold criteria for conditional use permit approval, setting limits on events that may occur at wineries, and eliminating redundancy in the code and resulting in an amendment of Walla Walla County Code Chapters 17.16 (permitted uses) , 17.20 (parking standards) and 17.22 (wineries). Approved  
Ord 365 9-15-08 False Alarm Ordinance Approved  
Ord 366 10-20-08 Distilleries Ordinance Approved  
Ord 367 10-27-08 Wedding and Event Centers Ordinance Approved  
Ord 368 10-27-08 Development Agreements Ordinance Approved  
Ord 369 11-10-08 Health Department Environmental Health Fees Approved  
Ord 370 7-20-09 Amendments to County Code, Title 14 Approved  
Ord 371 8-3-09 Amendment to County Code, Title 17 Approved  
Ord 372 8-31-09 Amendment and Replacement of County Code Chapter 18.08 Approved  
Ord 373 11-2-09 Amendments to Title 3 Approved  
Ord 374 11-2-09 Adoption of New Stormwater Code Provisions Approved  
Ord 375 11-2-09 Amendments to Title 12 Approved  
Ord 376 11-16-09 Amendments to Title 16 Approved  
Ord 377 11-2-09 Adoption of Roadway Design Standards Approved  
Ord 378 12-21-09 2009 Comprehensive Plan Amendment (Map Amendment- Byerley) Approved  
Ord 379 12-21-09 2009 Comprehensive Plan Amendment (Text Amendment- Port of Walla Walla) Approved  
Ord 380 12-21-09 2009 Comprehensive Plan Amendment (Text Amendment- Walla Walla County) Approved  
Ord 381 12-30-09 2009 Comprehensive Plan Amendment (Map Amendment - City of College Place) Approved  
Ord 382 5-17-10 Home Occupations Approved  
Ord 383 8-10-10 Interim Ordinance - Regulation of Signs in Unincorporated Walla Walla County Approved  
Ord 384 8-23-10 Amendments to Title 15 Approved  
Ord 385 8-30-10 Amendments to Title16 Approved  
Ord 386 8-30-10 Amendments to Title 17 Approved  
Ord 387 10-4-10 Amending Chapter 10.06 - Weight Limits Approved  
Ord 388 10-5-10 Chapter 18.04 SEPA Approved  
Ord 389 10-5-10 Title 14 - Development Code Administration Approved  
Ord 390 10-11-10 Amending Chapter 3.16 - E911 Excise Tax pursuant to SSB 6846 Approved  
Ord 391   Intentionally blank    
Ord 392 12-20-10 Zoning Code Amendment 2010-002 (Port of Walla Walla) Approved  
Ord 393 12-20-10 Comprehensive Plan Amendment 2009-002 (Muro Land Use Maps) Approved  
Ord 394 12-20-10 Comprehensive Plan Amendment 2009-002 (Muro - Rezone 2041 Wallula Ave) Approved  
Ord 395 2-14-11 Modifying County Code Chapter 17.28 - Sign Setbacks Approved  
Ord 396 3-7-11 Amending County Code Chapter 10.04 - Speed Limits Approved  
Ord 397 6-20-11 Amending County Code Chapter 17 - Type III Bed & Breakfasts Guesthouses with Expanded Food Service Approved  
Ord 398 10-10-11 Imposing one-tenth of one percent sales and use tax Approved  
Ord 399 10-17-11 Amending County Code Chapter 8.24 - Debris and Excess Vegetation Approved  
Ord 400 11-15-11 Amending County Code Chapter 17.31.060(X) Approved  
Ord 401 11-15-11 Amending County Code Chapter 17.16.014 Approved  
Ord 402 11-15-11 Amending land use and zoning designation for 36 acres generally located at 103 Owens Road, Walla Walla County Approved  
Ord 403 11-15-11 Technical mapping amendments to the land use and zoning designations for publicly and privately owned property in the City of College Place and City of Walla Walla UGA's Approved  
Ord 404 11-15-11 Amending the title of Comprehensive Plan Map TR-1 Approved  
Ord 405 11-15-11 Amending County Code Sections 16.08.010, 17.08.260(l), 17.08.261(i), and Chapter 18.12 Approved  
Ord 406 11-15-11 Amendments to Comprehensive Plan Land Use Maps and County Zoning Maps Approved  
Ord 407 1-3-12 Disbanding Washington State Boundary Review Board for Walla Walla County Approved  
Ord 408 1-3-12 Amending County Code Chapter 17.16.014 - Furniture and Fixture Manufacturing in Rural Activity Center Approved  
Ord 409 1-9-12 Amending County Code Chapter 18.08 - Critical Areas Approved  
Ord 410 4-30-12 Amending and Modifying County Code Chapters 8.12, 8.16, and 8.32 - Septic Cleaning, Sewage Disposal and Environmental Health Fees Approved  
Ord 411 4-30-12 Amending County Code Chapter 9.04 - Unlawful or attempted communication with jail inmates Approved  
Ord 412 12-24-12 Denying a request by Norm McKibben to amend land use and zoning designation for 120 acres generally located south of Old Milton Highway and west of Peppers Bridge Road, Walla Walla County Approved  
Ord 413 12-24-12 Amending County Comprehensive Plan Map RL-10, removing designation of unique lands from certain certain properties as requested by Witherspoon Approved  
Ord 414 2-25-13 Amending County Code Chapter 18.08 - Changing Critical Aquifer Recharge Area Regulations Approved  
Ord 415 9-16-13 Adopting interim zoning regulations or a zoning, development permit and building permit moratorium relative to marijuana growing, distribution, and retail. Approved  
Ord 416 10-7-13 Amending County Code Title 9, Creating criminal penalties for willfully or maliciously interfering with a police dog, and creating new Chapter 9.32 Approved  
Ord 417 10-14-13 Amending Walla Walla County Code Chapter 3.16 - increased county E-911 excise tax on prepaid wireless telecommunications service Approved  
Ord 418 12-16-13 Denying a request by Darwin Odgaard and Lynne K. Hoffman to change land use and zoning designations from residential to commercial in the Burbank urban growth area by amending Comprehensive Plan Map LU-1 and BSA-1, along with applicable county zoning maps Approved  
Ord 418A 11-4-13 Modifying Chapter 8.04, relating to food service sanitation; creating a new Chapter 8.18, relating to Group B water system regulations; and modifying Chapter 8.32, revising the Health Department Environmental Health fee schedule Approved  
Ord 419 12-16-13 Adopting a request by the City of College Place to expand its urban growth area by 8.81 acres and reduce the City of Walla Walla's urban growth area by amending Comprehensive Plan Map LU-1 and Map LU-3 Approved  
Ord 420 12-16-13 Adopting a request by Randal Grudzinski to amend the land use designation and zoning district of 23.24 acres in the City of Walla Walla's urban growth area from residential to commercial by amending Comprehensive Plan Map LU-1 and Map LU-3, along with applicable county zoning maps Approved  
Ord 421 12-16-13 Adopting a request by the Port of Walla Walla to amend Appendix G "Projects eligible to receive economic development sales tax funds" of the Walla Walla County Comprehensive Plan Approved  
Ord 422 12-16-13 Adopting a request by Michael and Ambrose Locati to expand the City of College Place urban growth area boundary and amend land use and zoning designations from rural to urban designations Approved  
Ord 423 1-27-14 Adopting a request by Walla Walla County to amend the permitted uses table in Chapter 17.16 of the Walla Walla County Code, allowing libraries as a permitted use in the Rural Residential 2 Zone Approved  
Ord 424 9-8-14 Extending the moratorium and interim zoning set by Ordinance 415 for an additional sixty-three days to allow for the completion of draft regulations prohibiting land uses producing, processing or retailing recreational marijuana Approved  
Ord 425 11-17-14 Ordinance relating to recreational marijuana land uses; modifying Walla Walla County Code Chapter 17.16.010 to prohibit land uses relating to recreational marijuana, including but not limited to production, processing, storage and retail sale of recreational marijuana and recreational marijuana-derived products Approve  
Ord 426 12-15-14 Adopting a request by Bernardo Lopez to amend Chapter 17.08 of the Walla Walla County Code, establishing a definition for "Art Production Facility" and to amend the permitted uses table in Chapter 17.16 of the Walla Walla County Code, allowing Art Production Facility as a conditional use in the Rural Residential 5 Zone. Approved  
Ord 427 12-15-14 Adopting a request by Bernardo Lopez to amend Walla Walla County Code Section 17.08.330- Lot Types, establishing a definition for "Flag Lots" and to amend subsection 17.18.040A of the Walla Walla County Code, defining the method for measuring the front setback for flag lots. Approved  
Ord 428 12-15-14 Adopting a request by the Port of Walla Walla to amend the permitted uses table in Chapter 17.16 of the Walla Walla County Code, allowing a wider range of uses and the elimination of certain size limitations in the Light Industrial Zoning District. Approved  
Ord 429 12-15-14 Adopting a request by the City of College Place to expand its Urban Growth Area by .13 acres by amending Comprehensive Plan Map LU-1 and LU-3. Approved  
Ord 430 2-23-15 Approving a request by the Waitsburg Celebration Days Association to amend Walla Walla County Code to allow for Wheeled All-Terrain Vehicle Special Event Permits. Approved  
Ord 431 4-27-15 Ordinance amending Walla Walla County Code Chapter 8.32, revising the Health Department Environmental Health Fee Schedule Approved  
Ord 432 6-8-15 Ordinance approving a request by the Port of Walla Walla to update Walla Walla County Code Chapter 10.20, relating to Airport Traffic Regulations at the Walla Walla Regional Airport Approved  
Ord 433 6-15-15 Approving a request by the Port of Walla Walla to create a golf cart zone at the Walla Walla Regional Airport, creating regulations for the use of golf carts within that golf cart zone, and creating a new Walla Walla County Code Chapter 10.22 Approved  
Ord 434 6-15-15 Approving a request by The Neutral Ground Dispute Resolution Center to impose a surcharge on civil filing fees in district court and on small claims actions, creating a new Chapter 3.26 in the Walla Walla County Code Approved  
Ord 435 9-8-15 Approving a request by Walla Walla County Public Works Department to adopt an ordinance revising established roadway design standards, which includes basic design standards for various roadway elements in both the urban and rural portions of Walla Walla County, and amending Walla Walla County Code Chapter 12.06 to reflect the revised standards Approved  
Ord 436 10-26-15 Ordinance exempting certain county-owned vehicles from statutory marking requirements pursuant to RCW 46.08.065 Approved  
Ord 437 12-14-15 Adopting a request by Blue Mountain Commercial LLC (CPA15-001, REZ15-001) to remove 2.33 acres from the City of Walla Walla Urban Growth Area and amend Comprehensive Plan Maps LU-1 and LU-3 and the Walla Walla County zoning map to change the property from urban to rural residential zoning and land use designations. Approved  
Ord 438 12-14-15 Adopting a request by J. Alan and Deanne Fielding to amend Walla Walla County Code 17.08.074C, changing the definition of Type III Bed and Breakfast Guesthouses. Approved  
Ord 439 12-14-15 Adopting a request by Richard Grizzell to amend Walla Walla County Code 17.08.015, increasing the maximum allowable size of accessory dwelling units to 1,100 square feet and removing a restriction on the use of manufactured homes as accessory dwelling units. Approved  
Ord 440 12-14-15 Adopting a request by the Port of Walla Walla (ZCA15-005) to amend Walla Walla County Code Section 17.16.014, Chapter 17.08, and 17.20.100 to provide additional allowances for accessory residential uses in the light industrial and industrial business park zoning districts. Approved  
Ord 441 12-14-15 Adopting a request by Don Johnson Trailer Sales (ZCA15-007) to amend Walla Walla County Code Chapter 17.08 to establish a new definition for "Livestock and Trailer Sales and Service" and amend Section 17.16.014, permitted uses, to allow this use in the agriculture residential 10 zoning district subject to conditions. Approved  
Ord 442 1-19-16 Approving a request by Walla Walla County to create procedures and rules for regulating peddlers and hawkers, pursuant to RCW 36.71 Approved  
Ord 443 5-31-16 Adopting an interim ordinance temporarily amending the county zoning map to assign zoning for two parcels recently de-annexed from the City of College Place, into unincorporated Walla Walla County. Approved  
Ord 444 6-14-16 Approving a proposed update to the Walla Walla County Shoreline Master Program, complying with the requirements of RCW 90.58, designating shorelines within unincorporated Walla Walla County, setting forth provisions for protection of those shorelines, and repealing the current Shoreline Master Program, resulting in a replacement of the Walla Walla County Shoreline Master Program. Approved  
Ord 445 6-27-16 Amending Walla Walla County Code Sections 17.08.074 and 17.08.074B, changing the definition of Type II Bed and Breakfast Gueshouses and amending Section 17.16.014 to add a new development condition. Approved
Ord 446 6-27-16 Amending Walla Walla County Code Chapter 17.08 and Section 17.16.014, and adding new Chapter 17.21 to establish definitions and development standards for two types of wedding and event centers. Approved
Ord 447 6-27-16 Amending Walla Walla County Code Chapter 18.12, Flood Damage Prevention, in order to comply with ordinance deficiencies cited by the Washington State Department of Ecology under the National Flood Insurance Program and to update procedural requirements to be consistent with Walla Walla County Code Title 14, Development Code Administration. Approved
Ord 448 6-30-16 An ordinance relating to marijuana land uses in response to new state laws relating to medical marijuana; declaring an emergency; clarifying county zoning to address changes in state law by enacting interim zoning; enacting a moratorium, and setting six months as the effective period of the moratorium and interim zoning in order to allow time to review the effect of the new state laws. Approved
Ord 449 7-18-16 An ordinance approving a request by the Walla Walla County Sheriff's Office to amend Sheriff's fees set by RCW 36.16.040, pursuant to RCW 36.18.040(3). Approved
Ord 450 8-15-16 Adopting a request by the Port of Walla Walla (ZCA16-007) to amend Walla Walla County Code Section 17.16.014 to allow automobile service stations and convenience markets to be located in the industrial business park zoning district. Approved
Ord 451 8-22-16 An ordinance approving a request by Walla Walla County to create a dress code for the Walla Walla County Fairgrounds, prohibiting the display of criminal street gang identifiers during the Walla Walla County Fair and Frontier Days or other county sponsored events, resulting in a new Chapter 9.34 of the Walla Walla County Code. Approved

Ord 451
Notice of Adoption

Ord 452 8-29-16 Approving a request by Walla Walla County to amend Walla Walla County Code Chapter 8.24, Debris and Excess Vegetation, to remove all references to the Walla Walla Joint Community Development Agency. Approved
Ord 453

Signed 9-6-16

Effective
1-1-17

An ordinance authorizing, fixing, and imposing a continued one-tenth of one percent sales and use tax for the purposes of providing chemical dependency and mental health treatment and therapueutic court services as allowed pursuant to RCW 82.14.460. Approved