Legal Notices

Notice of RFQ for

Archaeological Services

Notice is hereby given that the official Roster for Professional Services for the Town of Coupeville is the Municipal Research and Services Center (MRSC) Consultant Roster, and that the Town of Coupeville has archaeological needs related to Utilities (Water, Sewer, and Storm Water), Streets, Transportation, Land Development, and Structures in 2019. The Town will notice consultants on the MRSC Consultant Roster to request qualifications to fill these needs. If you have questions, please contact Kelly Beech, Clerk Treasurer, at Town Hall, 678-4461, ext. 7.

Ordinances

ORDINANCE 750

Ordinance 750 amending the Town’s Municipal Code related to the assessment and collection of fees by amending said provisions to allow for all fees to be adopted by resolution of the Council; and establishing an effective date.  Passed February 12, 2019.  Full text of the ordinance can be viewed here: Ord 750 – Removing Fees from Code, See Resolution 19-02

Published:  The Whidbey News Times on June 8, 2019

ORDINANCE 749

An Ordinance of the Town of Coupeville, Washington, adopting an extension of a moratorium on the establishment of Guest Houses in all Town zones and the licensing and permitting thereof within the Town of Coupeville; amending Ordinance 745; extending the work program; providing that the extended moratorium, unless extended, will sunset within six months of the date of adoption; establishing an effective date; and providing for severability. Passed December 11, 2018.  Full text of the ordinance can be viewed here: Ord 749 – Moratorium Extension

Published:  The Whidbey News Times on January 19, 2019

ORDINANCE 748

An Ordinance adopting a budget for the Town of Coupeville, Washington for the year 2019, and setting forth in summary form the totals of estimated expenditure appropriations for each separate fund. The budget was adopted at the fund level in its final form and content as set forth in the document entitled “Town of Coupeville 2019 Operating Budget” on file in the office of the Clerk-Treasurer.  Passed November 27, 2018.  A full text of Ordinance 748 can be viewed here: Ord 748 – Adopting 2019 Annual Budget

Published:  The Whidbey News Times on December 1, 2018

ORDINANCE 747

An ordinance of the Town of Coupeville, Washington, Levying Taxes on all Real Property – Real, Personal, and Utility, subject to taxation within the corporate limits of the Town of Coupeville, Washington for the year 2019 – Pursuant to RCW 84.55.120 Passed October 23, 2018.  Full text of the ordinance available here: Ord 747 – Tax Levy

Published:  The Whidbey News Times on November 3, 2018

ORDINANCE 746

An ordinance of the Town of Coupeville, Washington, declaring the loss of Well 1-08 pump a Town emergency.  Passed July 24, 2018. This Ordinance shall take effect and be in full force immediately.   Full text of the ordinance available here: Ord 746 – Declaring Loss of Pump 1-08 an Emergency

Published:  The Whidbey News Times on August 4, 2018

ORDINANCE 745

An ordinance of the Town of Coupeville, Washington, Adopting a six month moratorium on the establishment of guest houses in all zones and the licensing and permitting thereof; providing for a public hearing; establishing and effective date; providing that the moratorium, unless extended, will sunset within six months of the date of adoption; and providing for severablility. Full text of the ordinance available here: Ord 745 – Moratorium on the Establishment of Guest Houses

Published:  The Whidbey News Times on June 16, 2018

ORDINANCE 744

An ordinance of the Town of Coupeville, Washington, accepting a donation from the Coupeville Arts & Crafts Festival Association for the purchase of portable, temporary traffic equipment. Full text of the ordinance available here: Ord 744 – Donation

Published:  The Whidbey News Times on March 3, 2018

ORDINANCE 743

An ordinance of the Town of Coupeville, Washington, revising the duties and salary of Utilities Superintendent and Public Works Superintendent for the Town of Coupeville and amending the 2018 Budget as adopted in Ordinance 740.  Passed January 23, 2018. This Ordinance shall take effect February 8, 2018. Full text of the ordinance available here: Ord 743 – Salary Adjustment

Published:  The Whidbey News Times on February 3, 2018

ORDINANCE 742

An ordinance of the Town of Coupeville, Washington, amending chapter 2.28 of the Coupeville Town Code, modifying the Planning Commission’s authority, adding provisions for selection of officers, providing for severability and establishing an effective date.  Passed January 23, 2018. This Ordinance shall take effect February 8, 2018. Full text of the ordinance available here: Ord 742 – Revised CTC 2.28 Planning Commission

Published:  The Whidbey News Times on February 3, 2018

ORDINANCE 741

An ordinance of the Town of Coupeville, Washington, adding a new chapter to Title 2 establishing a Hearing Examiner process, providing for the severability and establishing an effective date.  Passed January 23, 2018. This Ordinance shall take effect February 8, 2018. Full text of the ordinance available here: Ord 741 – Est. CTC 2.52 Hearing Examiner

Published:  The Whidbey News Times on February 3, 2018

Ordinances passed prior to January 1, 2018 can be found by following this link: Ordinances


Interlocal Agreements

The Interlocal Cooperation Act provides the authority for Washington State local governments to enter into interlocal agreements with other public agencies in the interest of cooperatively sharing resources for their mutual benefit. In accordance with RCW 39.34, the Town of Coupeville has executed interlocal agreements with other public agencies for various purposes over the years.

Whidbey Island Conservation District

2017 Home Consortium Interlocal Agreement

Island County 2017 Rural County Economic Development Funds Grant

2016 Central Whidbey Fire & Rescue


Coupeville Water Utility

Limited Update Water System Plan 2017 (pending Department of Health approval)

2018 Water Quality Report

Water Quality Report 2017

Water Quality Charts 2017
Water Quality Report 2016 Water Quality Charts 2016
Water Quality Report 2015 Water Quality Charts 2015


Operating Budget

2018 Operating Budget

2017 Operating Budget – Amended May 9, 2017

2017 Operating Budget

Previous Operating Budgets


Washington State Department of Transportation Non-Discrimination Annual Report

WSDOT DBE 2016

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