Upcoming Events

Little Squalicum Estuary Open House (Evento a puertas abierta del estuario de Little Squalicum)

Bellingham Technical College 3028 Lindbergh Ave, Bellingham, Washington

Stop by any time between 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, May 25 for an open house to learn about the City of Bellingham's upcoming Little Squalicum Estuary Project. The Port of Bellingham will also be at the event with information about their nearby Little Squalicum Habitat Beach Project. Spanish interpretation will be provided at ... Read more


What-Comm Administrative Board Meeting

Online via Zoom Bellingham, Washington

The location of this meeting will be online through Zoom. See the WHAT-COMM Administrative Board page for more information and meeting materials.


Lake Whatcom Watershed Advisory Board

The Watershed Advisory Board (WAB) provides citizen advice to the City regarding the protection, clean-up, and restoration of the Lake Whatcom reservoir and watershed. The WAB further advises on the acquisition and management of properties in the City’s watershed land acquisition program. The WAB typically meets the fourth Thursday of each month at 6:30 p.m. This meeting will be hosted virtually ... Read more

City Holiday – Memorial Day

Most City of Bellingham services are closed for City holidays. For a complete list of holidays, closures and information about emergency and after-hours services, please visit our Holidays and Closures page.

Pedestrian Master Plan Open House

Shuksan Middle School Gymnasium 2717 Alderwood Ave, Bellingham, Washington

The City of Bellingham is seeking public input on community needs to improve walking as a mode of transportation throughout Bellingham. All those that live, work or visit Bellingham are invited to the Pedestrian Master Plan Update open house on Wednesday, June 1 between 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. The update of the Pedestrian Master ... Read more


Greenways Advisory Committee

Online via Zoom Bellingham, Washington

Join from a PC, Mac, iPad, iPhone or Android device: Your Personal Meeting Link: https://cob.zoom.us/s/94589588482?pwd=bWtSVGlzcHFDVHlrY1Z2RU5XMjR2UT09 Meeting ID: 945 8958 8482 Password: 558849 Or join by phone:                 Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):        +1 253 215 8782             +1 346 248 7799             +1 669 900 6833             ... Read more

*CANCELLED* Planning Commission

At this time, all Planning Commission meetings are being held virtually via Zoom Webinars. The meetings are streamed live via the City’s website at meetings.cob.org and on the City’s YouTube channel (www.youtube.com/user/cityofbhamwa), or can be viewed on Comcast channel 10 (HD – channel 321). Registration via www.cob.org/pc is required to attend the meeting via Zoom ... Read more

Volunteer Opportunity: Community Work Party at Connelly Creek Nature Area – North

Connelly Creek Nature Area, North 3000 Taylor Ave, Bellingham, Washington

All ages and abilities welcome! Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian. Tools, gloves, and instructions are provided. Please dress for the weather and wear sturdy shoes and your mask. Parking information and reminders will be emailed to registered participants. This event will follow current health department guidelines and COVID-19 safety protocols. ... Read more

*CANCELLED* Design Review Board (DRB) Meeting

The Design Review Board (DRB) advises the Planning and Community Development Director and Staff on proposed development projects Meeting Materials Visit the Design Review Meeting Materials webpage to view meeting agendas and supporting materials, which are posted approximately one week prior to the meeting date. Also viewable, are the minutes from past meetings. Attend Meeting At this ... Read more


Broadband Advisory Workgroup Meeting

Online Zoom Webinar Bellingham

The Broadband Advisory Workgroup will advise the City on policy considerations regarding municipal broadband. All meetings are currently online only through Zoom. You can access the Zoom meetings by visiting cob.org/broadbandworkgroup at the specified meeting date and time.