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Parks and Recreation Commission

Purpose  The Commission shall advise the Parks & Recreation Director on parks, recreation, and senior services issues. The commission provides recommendations in the development and review of acquisitions, plans, programs, policies and funding for parks and open space.

The Commission serves as a liaison between the County and citizens and works to promote parks, recreation and senior services programs.

Authority  RCW 36.68.030, WCC 2.29.05
Contact Person  Whatcom County Executive´s Office, (360) 676-6717

Member Specifications  Residents of Whatcom County and U.S. citizen; two members appointed from each county council district and one appointed at large.

Term Limit  Two Consecutive Full Terms
Term Length  Four Years
Number of Members  Seven
Date of  Formation  1/1/1993
Meetings Held  Third Thursday of each month at 6:30 PM.
Vacancies Check the Vacancies List