City biennium budget invests in community development

On Monday Oct. 6, I presented the Bellingham City Council with my 2015-2016 biennium budget proposal. My job as Mayor is to promote community development that adds to our quality of life, ensures public health and safety, maintains our roads and infrastructure, encourages housing affordability and creates jobs. I feel that this budget supports those ... Read more

New Fire Chief committed to safe, prepared community

Public safety is a top priority for the City of Bellingham, and I'd like to use this opportunity to introduce myself and describe my role in supporting the health and safety of our community. I was appointed Fire Chief in January 2014, after serving as assistant fire chief for a year. I'm thankful to work ... Read more