Civic Agenda

Civic Agenda: July 7 – July 13, 2022

This week's meetings, hearings and opportunities for public input
July 7, 2022 at 5:00 a.m.

By CDN Staff

THURSDAY, July 7

Whatcom County Public Health Advisory Board meeting, 7 a.m., 509 Girard St., Bellingham, or virtual meeting

Agenda online.

Whatcom County Boards & Commissions Steering Subcommittee meeting, 11 a.m., 311 Grand Ave., Suite 105, Bellingham, or virtual meeting

Agenda online.

Whatcom County Stakeholder Advisory Committee Behavioral Health meeting, 2 p.m., 311 Grand Ave., Suite 105, Bellingham, or virtual meeting

Agenda online.

City of Lynden Public Safety Committee meeting, 4 p.m., 203 19th St.

Agenda online.

Whatcom Conservation District Board of Supervisors meeting, 4:30 p.m., Ten Mile Grange, 6950 Hannegan Rd., Lynden

Agenda may be posted in advance.

City of Anacortes Forest Advisory Board meeting, 6 p.m., 904 6th St., or virtual meeting

Agenda may be posted in advance.

City of Bellingham Planning Commission meeting, 7 p.m., 210 Lottie St., or virtual meeting 

Agenda online

FRIDAY, July 8

Skagit County Commissioners meeting, 10:30 a.m., 1800 Continental Place., Mount Vernon, or virtual meeting

Agenda online.

SATURDAY, July 9

Whatcom County Public Health Advisory Board meeting, 7 a.m., 509 Girard St., Bellingham, or virtual meeting

Agenda online.

MONDAY, July 11

City of Bellingham (multiple meetings), 1 p.m. - 7 p.m., 210 Lottie St., or virtual meeting 

Agendas online. Committees meet at 1 p.m. (Public Works and Natural Resources); 2:15 p.m. (Parks and Recreation); 12:30 p.m. (Committee Of The Whole); 7 p.m. (Council)

Whatcom Conservation District Board of Supervisors meeting, 5:30 p.m., virtual meeting

Agenda may be posted in advance.

Blaine City Council meeting, 6 p.m., 435 Martin St., Suite 4000

Agenda may be posted in advance.

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

Agenda online.

TUESDAY, July 12

Whatcom County PUD Commission meeting, 8 a.m., 2007 Cherry St., Ferndale, or virtual meeting

Agenda may be posted in advance.

Whatcom County Council (multiple meetings), 9:30 a.m. – 6 p.m., 311 Grand Ave., Bellingham, or virtual meeting 

Agenda online. Council committees meet at 9:30 a.m. (Committee of the Whole executive session); 10 a.m. (Climate Action and Natural Resources); 10:45 a.m. (Finance and Administrative Services), 12:45 p.m. (Public Works & Health); 1:50 p.m. (Criminal Justice and Public Safety); 2:50 p.m. (Committee of the Whole); 6 p.m. (Council).

Whatcom County Boards & Commissions Legal & Justice System Subcommittee meeting, 11:30 a.m., 311 Grand Ave., Suite 105, Bellingham, or virtual meeting

Agenda online.

Whatcom County Logic and Accuracy Test for the August 2 Primary Election meeting, 2 p.m., 311 Grand Ave., Suite B03, Bellingham

Agenda online.

Whatcom County Transportation Policy Board meeting, 3:30 p.m., virtual meeting

Agenda online.

Port of Bellingham Board of Commissioners meeting, 4 p.m., 1801 Roeder Ave., or virtual meeting

Agenda online.

City of Bellingham Historic Preservation Commission meeting, 4 p.m., virtual meeting 

Agenda may be posted in advance.

City of Bellingham Transportation Commission meeting, 6 p.m., virtual meeting 

Agenda may be posted in advance.

City of Anacortes Parks & Rec Advisory Commission meeting, 6 p.m., 904 6th St., or virtual meeting

Agenda may be posted in advance.

WEDNESDAY, July 13

City of Bellingham Parks and Recreation Advisory Board meeting, 7:30 a.m., virtual meeting 

Agenda may be posted in advance.

Whatcom County Hearing Examiner meeting, 1:30 p.m., 311 Grand Ave., Bellingham, or virtual meeting

Agenda online.

City of Bellingham Civil Service Commission meeting, 2 p.m., virtual meeting 

Agenda may be posted in advance.

Bellingham Public Schools Board meeting, 6 p.m., Options High School, 2015 Franklin St.

Agenda may be posted in advance.


COMMENT AND PUBLIC PARTICIPATION

Bellingham City Council general public comment. Deadline: July 11

Public comment period opens midnight of the previous City Council meeting and closes at midnight on the evening of this Council meeting.

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.


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.


Civic Agenda is published weekly on Thursdays. Send items to EricTrent@cascadiadaily.com.

Have a news tip? Email newstips@cascadiadaily.com or Call/Text 360-922-3092

e-Edition


e-edition

Register for email newsletters

* indicates required
Preferences:

Latest Stories


GOVERNMENT
Port hears South Hill neighborhood’s noise complaints
Commission seeks to strike balance between noise, jobs

LAW & JUSTICE
Legislators offer high-speed, low-speed approaches to pursuit reform
Many Democrats prefer more deliberative approach

PREP/COLLEGE
State berths, key late-season contests close out January
Bowlers head to state, other winter sports prep for district tournaments

ENVIRONMENT
Funding for WA national parks to support 40-plus projects
North Cascades to receive $114,000 for infrastructure, studies

COMMUNITY
Helping Hands Thrift Store supports needs across the county
Find basic needs and friendly faces, all for 50 cents