MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC - PLEASE NOTE: (Updated 5-18-2020)
Due to the guidance in the “Declaration of Emergency and New Recommendations to the Public” from Satpal Sidhu, the Whatcom County Executive, in coordination with the Whatcom County Health Board, the general public are asked to attend our Board of Commissioners Meetings over the phone.
Please follow the below call-in procedure and note that members of the public can conference in to the meeting, but will be in listen-only mode. Therefore, we ask that you provide your Public Comments in writing to PublicComment@bellinghamhousing.org or by mail at PO Box 9701 Bellingham, WA 98227, in advance of meetings.
For General Public
Call US Toll Free: 888-788-0099
Conference ID: 684 883 6195
The Housing Authority of the City of Bellingham and the Housing Authority of Whatcom County have a combined Board consisting of five members, one of which is a resident position. Of these, the City of Bellingham Mayor appoints three members and the Whatcom County Executive appoints two. The Commissioners are the governing bodies for both housing authorities and are responsible for approving decisions that chart the direction of current and future programs, and authorize the actions of the Executive Director and his designees.