Discovery Dec 8, 2017
Under RCW 90.58.590 Clallam County BOCC has this option on the 2017 SMP Update.
Local governments authorized to adopt moratoria
Recognizing the fundamental role and value of properly exercised moratoria, the legislature intends to establish new moratoria procedures and to affirm moratoria authority that local governments have and may exercise when implementing the shoreline management act, while recognizing the legitimate interests of existing shoreline-related developments during the period of interim moratoria.”[ 2009 c 444 § 1.]
(3) A moratorium or control adopted under this section may be effective for up to six months if a detailed work plan for remedying the issues and circumstances necessitating the moratorium or control is developed and made available for public review.
Intent—2009 c 444: “The legislature recognizes that cities and counties have moratoria authority granted through constitutional and statutory provisions and that this authority, when properly exercised, is an important aspect of complying with environmental stewardship and protection requirements.
The Clallam County BOCC has this option on the 2017 SMP Update.
And, most certainly the Citizens of Clallam County have provided 727 Public comments with enough local issues, circumstances and irregularities in the 2017 SMP Update Draft….
To request the Clallam County WA BOCC use their moratoria authority under RCW 90.58.590
to remedy the critical issues, imposed in and on the citizens in the Clallam County SMP Update between 2009 and Dec 13, 2017 including but not limited to,