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Posted on: June 27, 2022

[ARCHIVED] PUBLIC HEARING: Second Quarter 2022 Budget Appropriations


Jefferson County



FOR SECOND QUARTER 2022                                   


APPROPRIATIONS/EXTENSIONS FOR                                     

VARIOUS COUNTY FUNDS                                         


            WHEREAS, various Jefferson County departments have made requests for supplemental budget appropriations/extensions for their 2022 budgets; and 


            WHEREAS, the increased spending in such requests are funded by additional sources which were not anticipated at the time of preparing said budgets; and such sources include unanticipated revenue received from fees, or grants from the State and Federal government, or proceeds from the sale of bonds, or budgeted but unexpended monies from the prior budget year; and  


            WHEREAS, it appears to the Board of County Commissioners that a need exists that could not have been foreseen or contemplated at the time of preparing the budgets for 2022. The following identified revenue and expenditure amounts are to be added to the various Funds. Expenditure amounts in excess of revenues listed shall be appropriated from the unencumbered balances and represent an extension of the Fund budgets listed: 


            NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that supplemental budget appropriations/extensions be considered for the above noted funds.


           BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that a public hearing on the extensions is scheduled by the Jefferson County Board of Commissioners and will be held on MONDAY, July 18, 2022 at 10:30 a.m., VIRTUALLY, in the Commissioners’ Chambers, County Courthouse, 1820 Jefferson Street, Port Townsend, WA 98368. Notice of said hearing is to be published in the official newspaper of Jefferson County on July 6 and July 13, 2022. 


You can view the documents online at:


You are welcome to participate in this hearing. You will need to join the meeting by 10:30 a.m. using the following methods: VIRTUALLY: Via the following Zoom, link:, PHONE: Dial 1-253-215-8782 and enter access code: 937-7784-1705# and press *9 to “raise your hand” to be called upon. Access for the hearing impaired can be accommodated using Washington Relay Service at 1-800-833-6384.


To view documents or watch this meeting live with no participation, go to Follow the links under “Quick Links: Videos of Meetings: Today.” If you experience difficulties joining the meeting or viewing documents please call 360-385-9100 to report any issues.


In addition, written testimony is also invited beginning on July 6, 2022 and ending on July 18, 2022 at the end of the Public Hearing, unless extended by the Board of County Commissioners. Written public testimony may be submitted by Email to:; or by Mail to: Jefferson County Commissioners’ Office; PO Box 1220, Port Townsend, WA 98368. Testimony must be received by the Board of County Commissioners by the end of the hearing testimony period. 


APPROVED this 27th day of June, 2022.


JEFFERSON COUNTY                                                                                   



Heidi Eisenhour, Chair

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