WALLA WALLA COUNTY
When: Monday and Tuesday. Monday meeting starts at 9:30 a.m. and recesses at noon. Afternoon session begins at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday session begins at 9 a.m.
Where: Walla Walla County Public Health and Legislative Building, 314 W. Main St.
hearing examiner: Approve professional services agreement for hearing examiner services.
budget: Update of 2013 budget and possible continued discussion of preliminary 2014 county budget.
surplus: Public hearing on request to declare equipment and miscellaneous spare parts surplus to allow for disposal. Action on item may follow. Hearing scheduled for 10:30 a.m. during time for Public Works Department.
marijuana: Work session on work plan for county moratorium on regulations for marijuana growing, processing and cultivation operations and interim zoning activities allowed by Initiative 502.
finances: Presentation to county elected officials and department heads on county fiscal sustainability by Eric Johnson, executive director, Washington State Association of Counties.
libraries: Presentation by county planning consultant Bill Stalzer regarding possible zoning code amendment to allow libraries as a permitted use in the Rural Residential 2 zoning district.
veterans aid: Presentation by county Veterans Relief Advisory Committee on request to increase the county’s property tax levy to provide additional funds to address needs of local indigent veterans and their families. Request from committee is to increase the current levy from 1.125 cents per $1,000 of assessed valuation to 2 cents per $1,000 of assessed valuation.