Events for week of January 11, 2021
Bellingham Veg Week
This week-long Bellingham Veg Fest event will focus on a vegan lifestyle. There will be various events to encourage and inspire people to choose a plant-based diet. Choosing plant based diet options is one way for people to minimize their personal impact on our planet. Animal agriculture is linked to climate change, pollution, deforestation, world ... Read more
More information can be found at meetings.cob.org five days prior to the meeting.
Join the City of Bellingham for a virtual video tour of the Squalicum Creek Re-route Phases 3 and 4 habitat restoration project site, followed by a live Q&A session with knowledgeable City staff that can answer questions you have about the project, the Squalicum Creek watershed, and the City’s habitat restoration and monitoring work. Please pre-register ... Read more
The Design Review Board encourages quality building design and site planning that enhances the character of the City.Due to lack of agenda items, this meeting has been cancelled.
The purpose of the Bellingham Public Library Board of Trustees is to provide governance to the Library so it can fulfill its mission: Connecting Our Community with Each Other and the WorldREAD . LEARN . MEET . DISCOVERThe Board plays an active role in understanding library needs of the community. The Board represents and advocates for the community to the Library Administration. In ... Read more
The purpose of the board is to review and evaluate existing policies and make specific recommendations to the Mayor and City Council regarding City policy related to immigration matters. This evaluation will include analysis of City data to determine compliance with Washington State law. The board will make recommendations for further data to be compiled ... Read more
The primary purpose of the Mayor's Neighborhood Advisory Commission is for: The Mayor to communicate with and listen to the representatives of neighborhood associations on topics that may be of interest to neighborhoods;Representatives of neighborhood associations to communicate their interests and concerns to the City administration; andMembers to serve as a conduit for timely, accurate ... Read more
The Bellingham Planning Commission conducts meetings on the City Comprehensive Plan and its implementation. It reviews and makes recommendations to the City Council on the adoption and enforcement of plans and regulations for the physical development of the City.ITEMS BEFORE THE COMMISSION: Presentations: 1) proposed amendment to BMC 21 and 2) briefing /demonstration on the new Engage Bellingham ... Read more
RECORDING: We are so honored that Tamara Toles O'Laughlin and Dr. Sweta Chakraborty took time to share their valuable insights with us. If you missed the event or want to watch it again, you can view a recording here. This online event kicked off our second ALL IN for Climate Action Week with speakers discussing ... Read more