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Whatcom County Council 2014

The Whatcom County Council is the legislative branch of Whatcom County government.The County Council is comprised of seven members. Two members are elected from each of the three County Council districts, and one member is elected as the countywide at-large representative. All County Council positions are non-partisan. About the Council and Councilmembers

Current Meeting Information

  • County Council Meeting Agenda for October 28, 2014
  • Action Taken for October 14, 2014
  • Council and Committee meeting audio for October 14, 2014

Current Public Notice

The agenda for regular Tuesday meetings is generally available the Wednesday prior. The Council will periodically schedule special meetings. If you don't find an agenda for a particular meeting, please call the Council Office at (360) 676-6690. Instructions for viewing agenda bill items on your iPhone or iPad.

Topics of Interest

Watershed Improvement District Elections: election process and information and voting instruction. Election day is October 27, 2014. Ballots must be delivered to the County Council Office by 4:00 p.m. or postmarked by midnight on October 27, 2014.

Planning Commission Vacancy: The Council is accepting applications to a vacant position on the Whatcom County Planning Commission. Applicants must be a qualified registered voter in Council District 3. Appointment will be to a partial term ending January 31, 2018. Applications are available in the County Council Office, on the Council website here, or we can mail an application to you. Please note that the application deadline is 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, October 21, 2014. Nomination and appointment are scheduled for Tuesday, October 28 at the regular evening Council meeting. For more information on the Planning Commission and this vacancy, please call, email, or visit the Council Office.

Whatcom County Charter Review Commission information, including minutes and agendas from the 1995 and 2005 Charter Review Commissions and a list of additional information.