Neighborhood disputes do occur in Bellingham and include such issues as loud parties, property line disputes, unkempt yard, and illegal parking. These issues can become problematic if not resolved and affect your quality of life. Please contact the Bellingham Police Department for advice on dealing with these issues or resources available to the citizens of Bellingham.
One of the resources available to residents of Whatcom County is the Whatcom Dispute Resolution Center (WDRC). WDRC is an “opportunity for people to have conversations and come to resolutions around the things that matter most to them. It’s confidential, safe, effective, and open to anyone in Whatcom County.” Please check their website at http://www.whatcomdrc.org/