Public Notices

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by the Board of Okanogan County Commissioners that a Public Hearing will be held in their hearing room on Tuesday, June 22, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. and will be held via ZOOM in the commissioners hearing room located at 123 5th Avenue North, Okanogan, WA 98840. Those wishing to attend may do so via the following Join Zoom Link

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88123273522  Meeting ID: 881 2327 3522 Or Join by Phone:  +1 253 215 8782 Or +1 346 248 7799 Or +1 669 900 9128 Meeting ID: 881 2327 3522. The purpose of the public hearing is to consider proposed levels of assessment from the Okanogan County Horticultural Pest and Disease Control Board for control of horticultural pests and diseases. The proposed level of assessment is “a flat rate per parcel rate plus a uniform rate per acre” as listed in RCW 15.09.135. The proposed per parcel assessment is $1.61/per parcel (46,100 taxable parcels) combined with a tree fruit acreage assessment of $2.25/per acre (27,103 tree fruit acres). The Board of County Commissioners shall accept or modify by resolution, or refer back to the horticultural pest and disease board for its reconsideration, all or any portion of the proposed levels of assessment.

Please submit your comments by June 4th either by mail to Okanogan County Commissioners office at 123 5th Avenue N, Okanogan, WA 98840.  or by email to ljohns@co.okanogan.wa.us.  You may also provide comment at the hearing via Zoom.