EYE ON CLALLAM: Commissioners to discuss grading of Fey Road parcel

Peninsula Daily News

The three Clallam County commissioners will discuss permitting for clearing and grading of a parcel near the corner of U.S. Highway 101 and Fey Road in a work session Monday.

The work session will begin at 9 a.m. in the commissioners’ boardroom (160) at the Clallam County Courthouse, 223 E. Fourth St., Port Angeles.

Commissioner Mike Doherty requested the discussion on the parcel, marijuana zoning, stormwater, climate change and a report on employee complaints against Community Development Director Sheila Roark Miller.

The board will hold its regular business meeting at 10 a.m. Tuesday.

Agenda items include:

■ An agreement with the state Administrative Office of the Courts for support of court-appointed special advocates.

■ A contract amendment with the state Health Care Authority extending the duration and adding new language.

■ Contract amendments with the state Department of Health and Human Services Division of Behavioral Health and Recovery adding funding, modifying language.

■ A cooperative purchasing agreement with the city of Redmond.

■ An agreement with the state Military Department for pass-through funding from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security for Operation Stonegarden.

■ A resolution appointing a member to the Peninsula Regional Support Network.

■ A resolution adjusting the term of a member on the Fair Advisory Board.

■ A resolution initiating a county road project to improve Old Olympic Highway between the Dungeness River Bridge and Mariott Avenue.

■ A resolution initiating a county road project for an Elwha River interpretive gateway kiosk off state Highway 112.

■ A resolution updating a revised annual construction program.

Port Angeles city

Port Angeles City Council members will hear a presentation on an assessment of the affordability of living in Port Angeles when they meet Tuesday.

The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. in council chambers at City Hall, 321 E. Fifth St.

Council members will conduct an executive session at 5 p.m. to discuss potential litigation with legal counsel.

Nathan West, the city’s community and economic development director, said Redmond-based consulting firm FCS Group will present an “affordability index” comparing Port Angeles with cities of similar size and population density.

Other agenda items include:

■ The first of two public hearings, to begin at or around 6:30 p.m., and first reading on the city’s proposed 2014 electric utility resource plan

■ An agreement for the city to accept about $157,000 in Federal Emergency Management Agency port security grants for the city’s fire and police departments.

■ Purchase of $80,213 in upgrades to city computer server software.

■ A $216,041 contract with Lacey-based Madsen Roofing to replace the gym roof at the Vern Burton Community Center.

Sequim schools

The Sequim School Board will consider final approval of a policy for transgender students when it meets Monday.

The board will meet at 6:30 p.m. at 503 N. Sequim Ave.

The policy will be among several up for final adoption: those pertaining to alternative learning, nondiscrimination, medication at school and use of nicotine delivery devices.

Clallam PUD

Clallam County Public Utility District commissioners will consider establishing the district’s residential meter policy when they meet Monday.

The meeting will begin at 1:30 p.m. in the boardroom of the Port Angeles main office, 2431 E. U.S. Highway 101.

Commissioners also will consider approving the removal of delinquent accounts, completion of a contract for pole inspection and treating, and a task order for design and construction documents for a Forks operations center and vehicle storage facility.

Olympic Medical ­Center

Olympic Medical Center commissioners will hear an update on the physical therapy pool, which is slated to close in September, on Wednesday.

The meeting will begin at 12:30 p.m. in Linkletter Hall in the lower conference area of the hospital at 939 E. Caroline St., Port Angeles.

Other agenda items include employee recognition, a professional services agreement, a strategic plan update and a medical staff credentials report.

Planning Commission

The Clallam County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on the six-year Transportation Improvement Program on Wednesday.

The hearing will begin at 6:30 p.m. in the commissioners’ meeting room (160) at the Clallam County Courthouse.

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