The County Burn Ban is effective July 1 through October 1 of each year, unless conditions warrant an earlier closure, or an extension. The Burn Ban generally applies to all outdoor burning except recreational cooking fires.
Carlsborg was designated an Urban Growth Area (UGA) in 2000 because of its urban characteristics including an industrial and commercial core, higher residential densities, and urban services and facilities such as community water, fire station, school, transit, trails, and post office.
In addition to resulting in significantly higher low-flow levels, this is a multi-benefit project that will capture stormwater and prevent flooding in the City of Sequim, provide opportunities for aquifer recharge, create a new County park with river access and recreational opportunities, and ensure the sustainability of agriculture in the Dungeness Valley – all providing climate resiliency for people, farms, and fish.
The Hearing Examiner is an appointed position to conduct informal but organized public hearings. The Hearing Examiner's role is to assure fairness and due process protection for all involved in the hearing process.