Civic Agenda

Civic Agenda: Aug. 25 – Aug. 31, 2022

This week's meetings, hearings and opportunities for public input
August 25, 2022 at 5:10 a.m.

By CDN Staff

THURSDAY, Aug. 25

City of Lynden Planning Commission meeting, 7 p.m., 205 4th St.

Agenda online.

MONDAY, Aug. 29

City of Bellingham (multiple meetings), 9 a.m. - 7 p.m., 210 Lottie St., or virtual meeting 

Agendas online. Committees meet at 9 a.m. (Public Works and Natural Resources); 10:15 p.m. (Parks and Recreation); 10:30 p.m. (Climate Action); 1 p.m. (Committee of the Whole); 7 p.m. (Council)

Anacortes City Council meeting, 6 p.m., 904 6th St., or virtual meeting

Agenda online.

TUESDAY, Aug. 30

Skagit County Commissioners meeting, 8:45 a.m., 1800 Continental Place, Mount Vernon, or virtual meeting

Agenda may be posted in advance.


COMMENT AND PUBLIC PARTICIPATION

Jail planning. Deadline: Late 2022

The Whatcom County Justice Project's Stakeholder Advisory Committee is accepting comments at SAC@co.whatcom.wa.us on a new jail and associated behavioral health services, as long as the committee continues to meet.

Pedestrian and bicycle master plans. Deadline: Spring 2023

The pedestrian and bicycle master plans are each city-wide plans that identify future projects to create a more walkable and ridable community.

Public engagement is an integral part of both plan updates and will be used to inform projects, programs and priorities for further building out Bellingham’s pedestrian and bicycle networks for people of all ages and abilities to safely and conveniently walk, bike and roll. Survey online


YOUR PROPERTY TAXES

How much do I pay, and where does the money go? Whatcom, Skagit and San Juan counties report how much each jurisdiction collects in property taxes, and how much each individual pays, depending on where they live and the value of their property.


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