Close this search box.
Get 24 hours of unlimited digital access for just $1.

Bellingham City Council approves taller buildings in Fairhaven’s ‘pit’

Agreement includes public benefits: dedicated trail easement, affordable housing and guaranteed parking

A preliminary sketch of one of the four-story buildings proposed for Fairhaven's "pit." (Image courtesy of Christensen Design Management)
By Julia Tellman Local News Reporter
Bellingham City Council voted unanimously Monday, June 3 to allow taller buildings on the site of th
Cascadia Daily News
  • Save money
  • Support local businesses
  • Get 50% off an annual subscription to Cascadia Daily News

Become a Cascadia One Pass member!

Browse our subscription offers or consider donating to support local journalism.

Already a subscriber?

Log in

Latest stories

Family members of the victim were at Shilo Englert's hearing.
June 12, 2024 2:11 p.m.
The June 4 incident does not meet criteria for federal investigation
June 12, 2024 12:47 p.m.
Meet students from Whatcom County's class of 2024
June 11, 2024 10:00 p.m.

Have a news tip?

Email or Call/Text 360-922-3092

Sign up for our free email newsletters