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City approves 300-bed shelter in Bellingham’s Old Town

Hearing examiner decision comes with conditions

A visual graphic of a completed 300-bed, five story homeless shelter once completed.
Bellingham's hearing examiner on Wednesday approved Lighthouse Mission Ministries' proposed 300-bed, five-story homeless shelter on Holly Street. (Illustration courtesy of Lighthouse Mission Ministries)
By Ralph Schwartz Staff Reporter
Lighthouse Mission Ministries can move forward with plans to build a 300-bed homeless shelter in Old

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