Planning Commission


6:30 p.m.

The 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month
(the commission does not meet on the 4th Thursday of August,
November & December)

Northwest Annex Conference Room
5280 Northwest Drive
Bellingham, WA 98225    (Meetings may be held at other locations. 
Check Agenda for location)

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February 23, 2017
  • Annual Business Meeting
  • 2017 Work Plan
Work Session Northwest Annex
March 9, 2017 Impervious Surfaces in the Rural Zones  Hearing/
Work Session
Northwest Annex 
District Name Term
1 David Hunter 1/2014 to 1/2018
1 Kate Blystone 1/2017 to 1/2021
2 Nicole Oliver 1/2015 to 1/2019
2 Andrew Rowlson 1/2017 to 1/2021
3 Michael Knapp 1/2015 to 1/2019
3 Atul Deshmane 1/2017 to 1/2021
4 Gary Honcoop 1/2016 to 1/2020
5 Kelvin Barton 1/2015 to 1/2018
5 Natalie McClendon 1/2014 to 1/2018


The Planning Commission shall assist the Planning and Development Services Department in carrying out its duties, which includes helping to prepare and execute the comprehensive plan and recommendations to the department for the adoption of official controls and/or amendments. The Commission shall conduct hearings as required under RCW 36.70, and shall make findings and conclusions that shall be transmitted to the Planning and Development Services Department and County Council.


Revised Code of Washington 36.70.040 ◦Whatcom County Code 2.03.065

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