WHEREAS  § 76-1-601, MCA, provides for the creation of a growth policy by local governments; and

WHEREAS a Valley County Growth Policy was drafted and approved by the Valley County Commission in 2006; and

WHEREAS  § 76-1-604(3)(a), MCA, allows for county governments to revise a previously adopted growth policy; and

WHEREAS, the Valley County Planning Board has drafted a proposed revised growth policy and held a public hearing on its contents after notice being provided pursuant to § 76-1-602, MCA; and

WHEREAS the Valley County Planning Board, following consideration of recommendations and suggestions elicited at the public hearing, to the extent any existed, have recommended to the Valley County Commission that the proposed revised growth policy be adopted pursuant to  § 76-1-603, MCA; and

WHEREAS the Valley County Commission has reviewed the proposed revised growth policy;  

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Board of County Commissioners:

  1. Gives notice of its intent to (ADOPT/ADOPT WITH REVISIONS/REJECT) the proposed revised growth policy.
  2.  Gives notice of its decision to not subject the question of adopting the proposed revised growth policy to an election as contemplated by § 76-1-604(2), MCA.

DATED this 14th day of July 2021.

                                                                                    BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS

                                                                                    VALLEY COUNTY, MONTANA
                                                                                    John Fahlgren, Chairman
                                                                                    Paul Tweten, Member
                                                                                    Mary Armstrong, Member