SUMAS

LEGAL

The following is a summary of Ordinance 1760 as adopted by the Sumas City Council during the regular meeting of December 23, 2019. 

SUMMARY OF ORDINANCE

NO. 1760

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF SUMAS, WASHINGTON, AMENDING CHAPTER 6.02 OF THE SUMAS MUNICIPAL CODE REGARDING DOG REGULATIONS TO COMPLY WITH CHANGES IN STATE LAW REGARDING BREED BASED RESTRICTIONS’ SETTING FORTH A PROCESS FOR THE DECLARATION, NOTICE AND APPEAL FOR DOGS DESIGNATED AS DANGEROUS OR POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS, AND REVISING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATION OF THE PROVISIONS OF THE CHAPTER.

 

Published December 31, 2019

EVERSON

LEGAL

SUMMARY OF ORDINANCE 808-19

The following is a summary of Ordinance No. 808-19 as adopted by the Everson City Council on December 10, 2019. “An Ordinance of the City Council of the City of Everson, Washington, adopting the budget for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2020.” The full text of the ordinance can be mailed upon request.

Melanie Dickinson, Clerk/Treasurer

SUMMARY OF ORDINANCE NO. 809-19

The following is a summary of Ordinance No. 809-19 as adopted by the Everson City Council on December 10, 2019. “An Ordinance of the City Council of the City of Everson, Washington, amending the 2019 Budget as adopted by Ordinance 796-18.” The full text of the ordinance can be mailed upon request.

Melanie Dickinson, Clerk/Treasurer

SUMMARY OF ORDINANCE 810-19

The following is a summary of Ordinance No. 810-19 as adopted by the Everson City Council on December 10, 2019. “An Ordinance of the City of Everson, Washington, setting appointive, uniformed officers and non-uniformed employee salaries effective January 1, 2020.” The full text of the ordinance can be mailed upon request.

Melanie Dickinson, Clerk/Treasurer

SUMMARY OF ORDINANCE 811-19

The following is a summary of Ordinance No. 811-19 as adopted by the Everson City Council on December 10, 2019. “An Ordinance of the City of Everson, Washington, revising Chapter 3.28 Everson Municipal Code (EMC) – Business and Occupation Tax and Chapter 3.30 Administrative Provisions for Business and Occupation Taxes of the Everson Municipal Code.” The full text of the ordinance can be mailed upon request.

Melanie Dickinson, Clerk/Treasurer

 

Published December 31, 2019

LYNDEN

LEGAL

CITY OF LYNDEN

NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING FOR THE PLANNING COMMISSION

 

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of Lynden Planning Commission will hold a special meeting on January 9, 2020 at 7:30 P.M. Notice is being given to inform the public that a quorum (4 or more) of Commissioners or Council Members may be present. The meeting will take place at the City Hall Annex located at 205 4th Street in Lynden. Persons with questions regarding the special meeting may contact the Planning Department at (360) 354-5532.

 

Published December 31, 2019

LEGAL

CITY OF LYNDEN

LEGAL NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR A LONG PLAT APPLICATION AND PUBLIC HEARING

 

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on November 22, 2019, the City of Lynden received a complete application from Jerry Blankers, Agent for Eldon and Renea DeJong, regarding the property described below:

PARCELS 1 AND 2, DEJONG SHORT PLAT, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, RECORDED AUGUST 3, 2007 UNDER WHATCOM COUNTY RECORDING NO. 2070500523, RECORDS OF WHATCOM COUNTY, WASHINGTON.SITUATE IN WHATCOM COUNTY, WASHINGTON.

COMMONLY DESCRIBED AS: 1205 E Badger Road, Lynden

For a long plat requesting to subdivide approximately 9.44 acres into 23 multi-family residential lots within the RM-3 zone. The application was determined to be complete on December 4, 2019, and the notice of completeness was postmarked on December 16, 2019.

A public hearing with the Lynden Planning Commission has been tentatively scheduled for January 23, 2020.Under Lynden Municipal Code 17.09.100, the final decision for this project must be made within 120 days from the date of the letter of completeness.Any persons wishing to comment on the application or proposal may do by submitting their written comments to Heidi Gudde, Planning Director, 300 4th Street, Lynden 98264, by January 14, 2020, or by attending the public hearing to be held at 7:30 P.M., January 23, 2020, at the City of Lynden City Hall Annex, 205 4th Street.

 

Published December 31, 2019

SUMMONS BY PUBLICATION

LEGAL

IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON

COUNTY OF WHATCOM

 

ELSIE H. BABCOCK

a single person,

NO. 19 2 2150 37

SUMMONS Lee Grochmal

Plaintiff,

vs.

EARL S. MARTIN and IRENE

MARTIN, husband and wife, and their heirs and devisees, 

Defendants.

THE STATE OF WASHINGTON to defendants EARL S. MARTIN and IRENE MARTIN, husband and wife, and their respective heirs and devisees: YOUR ARE HEREBY summoned to appear within sixty days after the date of the first publication of this summons, to wit, within sixty days after the 27th day of November 2019 and defend the above entitled action in the above entitled court, and answer the complaint of the plaintiff ELSIE HARRIET BABCOCK, and serve a copy of your answer upon the undersigned attorney for plaintiff ELSIE HARRIET BABCOCK at his office below stated; and in case of your failure so to do, judgment will be rendered against you according to the demand of the complaint, which has been filed with the Clerk of said court. This is an action against you to quiet title to the real estate in question and if successful said action will forever bar all of your claims of ownership, liens, deeds of trust and the like related to said real property.

Plaintiff’s attorneys address is as follows:

John W. Heinemann

1900 D Street

Bellingham, WA 98225

360-738-7701

Dated: November 12, 2019

John W. Heinemann

WSBA#21446

Attorney for Plaintiff

 

Published November 27, December 4, 11, 18, 24 and 31, 2019

NOTICE TO CREDITORS

LEGAL

IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON

IN AND FOR THE COUNTY OF WHATCOM

 

In Re the Estate of

GERTRUDE STATEMA,

Deceased.

No. 19-4-00673-37

NON-PROBATE NOTICE TO CREDITORS

RCW 11.42.030

Judge Raquel Montoya-Lewis

The Notice Agent named below has elected to give notice to creditors of the above-named decedent. As of the date of the filing of a copy of this notice with the court, the Notice Agent has no knowledge of any other person acting as notice agent or of the appointment of a personal representative of the decedent’s estate in the state of Washington. According to the records of the court as are available on the date of the filing of this notice with the court, a cause number regarding the decedent has not been issued to any other notice agent and a personal representative of the decedent’s estate has not been appointed. 

Any person having a claim against the decedent must, before the time the claim would be barred by any otherwise applicable statute of limitations, present the claim in the manner as provided in RCW 11.42.070 by serving on or mailing to the Notice Agent or the Notice Agent’s attorney at the address stated below a copy of the claim and filing the original of the claim with the court in which the Notice Agent’s declaration and oath were filed. The claim must be presented within the later of: 

Thirty days after the Notice Agent served or mailed the notice to the creditor as provided under RCW 11.42.020(2)(c); or Four months after the date of first publication of the notice. 

If the claim is not presented within this time frame, the claim is forever barred, except as otherwise provided in RCW 11.42.050 and 11.42.060. This bar is effective as to claims against both the decedent’s probate and non-probate assets.

Date of First Publication: December 18, 2019

Publication:

The Lynden Tribune 

Notice Agent:

Larry Vander Haak

c/o Nicole L. Terpstra, Attorney

709 Grover Street

Lynden, WA 98264

Attorney for the Notice Agent and Address for Mailing or Service:

Nicole L. Terpstra, WSBA #32974

Attorney At Law, PLLC

709 Grover Street

Lynden, WA 98264

Court of Notice Agent’s oath and declaration and cause number: Whatcom County Superior Court

Cause No. 19-4-00673-37

 

Published December 18, 24 & 31, 2019

PROBATE NOTICE TO CREDITORS

LEGAL

IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON IN AND FOR WHATCOM COUNTY

 

Estate of

IAN JAMES WILSON

Deceased.

NO. 19-4-00555-37

PROBATE NOTICE TO CREDITORS

RCW 11.40.030

Judge Montoya-Lewis

 

The personal representative named below has been appointed as personal representative of this estate. Any person having a claim against the decedent must, before the time the claim would be barred by any otherwise applicable statute of limitations, present the claim in the manner as provided in RCW 11.40.070 by serving on or mailing to the personal representative or the personal representative’s attorney at the address stated below a copy of the claim and filing the original of the claim with the court in which the probate preoceedings were commenced. The claim must be presented within the later of: 1) Thirty days after the personal representative served or mailed the notice to the creditor as provided under RCW 11.40.020(1)(c); or (2) four months after the date of first publication of the notice. If the claim is not presented within this time frame, the claim is forever barred, except as otherwise provided in RCW 11.40.051 and 11.40.060. This bar is effective as to claims against both the decedent’s probate and nonprobate assets.

Date of First Publication: December 24, 2019

Personal Representative: Berna Wilson

Attorney for the Personal Representative: John A. Meenk

Address for Mailing or Service: 119 7th Street

Lynden, WA 98264

Court of probate proceedings and cause number: Whatcom County Superior Court 19-4-00555-37

Dated this 20th day of December, 2019.

John A. Meenk, WSBA #29345

 

Published December 24 & 31, 2019 and January 8, 2020