Request for Public Comment

The Bellingham/Whatcom County Housing Authorities (BWCHA) are proposing revisions to the FY 2023 Agency Plans with an anticipated implementation date of January 1st, 2023.  At this time, we are seeking the input of BWCHA residents, community partners and interested community members to provide feedback on the proposed revisions and propose additional revisions before they are reviewed and approved by the BWCHA Board of Commissioners. Draft plans are available by clicking here or by request.

The public comment period will begin July 18, 2022, and end on September 2, 2022, at 4:00 PM.  Comments must be emailed to by September 2, 2022, at 4PM.  Comments will be shared with BWCHA’s Board of Commissioners during the public hearing.


Resident Advisory Meetings will be held on:

August 1, 2022 at 2:30 PM – Chuckanut Square, 1400 12th Street, Bellingham

August 3, 2022 at 2:30 PM – Washington Square, 2501 E Street, Bellingham

August 5, 2022 at 2:30 PM – Lincoln Square, 409 York Street, Bellingham

August 5, 2022 at 4:00 PM- Baycrest community room, 4660 Loft Lane, Blaine


Public hearings will be held on Tuesday, September 20, 2022 at 1PM.  Due to COVID 19, the public hearing will be conducted via Zoom.   Comments must be emailed to by September 2, 2022, at 4PM.


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