Per RCW 84.64.080, the three-year redemption period for the 2016 Foreclosure excess funds has lapsed and said funds have been moved to the Current Expense Budget. All claims have been extinguished.
On June 6, 2016, the Cowlitz County Treasurer's Office initiated foreclosure proceedings against 55 parcels with 2013/prior taxes owing. On December 5, 2016, 25 parcels went to auction. 16 parcels sold and 9 became tax-title. More information on tax-title properties is available here.