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Local Media - Media OnlyThis is a subscriber list for use in the Civic Send module that includes only media. Please do not subscribe to this list unless you are a member of a media organization in Whatcom County.
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Local Media ListList of local media in Whatcom County
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Regional media listThis media list includes Skagit County, Seattle, Canada.
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Alert Center

MethodList NameDescription
County General Alert NotificationsView Previous Messages
Public Health AlertView Previous Messages
Sheriff's Office Emergency AlertWhen a disaster or emergency situation exists in Whatcom County, members of this list will receive an alert advising them of the situation from the Whatcom County Sheriff's Office Division of Emergency Management.
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Bid Postings

MethodList NameDescription
2015 Closed Bids, RFPs, RFQsClosed bids are all listed in this category numerically by bid number. The apparent results will show in the description window when you click on the project title. To view or print the apparent results and final distribution list, see the link at the bottom of the page for related documents.
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2016 Closed Bids, RFPs, RFQsClosed bids are all listed in this category numerically by bid number. The apparent results will show in the description window when you click on the project title. To view or print the apparent results and final distribution list, see the link at the bottom of the page for related documents.
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2017 Closed Bids, RFPs, RFQsClosed bids are all listed in this category numerically by bid number. The apparent results will show in the description window when you click on the project title. To view or print the apparent results and final distribution list, see the link at the bottom of the page for related documents.
2018 Closed Bids, RFPs, RFQsClosed bids are all listed in this category numerically by bid number. The apparent results will show in the description window when you click on the project title. To view or print the apparent results and final distribution list, see the link at the bottom of the page for related documents.
2019 Closed Bids, RFPs, RFQsClosed bids are all listed in this category numerically by bid number. The apparent results will show in the description window when you click on the project title. To view or print the apparent results and final distribution list, see the link at the bottom of the page for related documents.
2020 Closed Bids, RFPs, RFQsClosed bids are all listed in this category numerically by bid number. The apparent results will show in the description window when you click on the project title. To view or print the apparent results and final distribution list, see the link at the bottom of the page for related documents.
Commodities - Furniture, Interior FixturesBy subscribing to this list you will be notified of Bids/RFP's and Quotes for the purchase of Furniture and Interior Fixtures. Examples may include flooring, library furniture, office furniture, outdoor furniture, shelving/storage, wall and window coverings.
Commodities - Machinery / Equipment Items - Components, Repair Services, Rentals & PartsBy subscribing to this list you will be notified of Bids/RFP's and Quotes for the purchase of Machinery / Equipment Items – Components, Repair Services and Parts. Examples may include generators, HVAC systems, industrial, laboratory, mowers, playground, pumps, shop machinery and tools, repair services and parts for machinery, equipment, and vehicles. Includes rental equipment.
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Commodities - MiscellaneousThis is a catch all for everything that did not fit in the other commodity categories.
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Commodities - Supplies & Repairs/MaintenanceBy subscribing to this list you will be notified of Bids/RFP's and Quotes for the purchase of Supplies. Examples may include building maintenance/repair, road maintenance/repair, computer, electrical, fuel, hardware, janitorial, laboratory, lighting, medical, office, paper, and safety.
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Commodities - Vehicles & Heavy EquipmentBy subscribing to this list you will be notified of Bids/RFP's and Quotes for the purchase of Vehicles. Examples may include automobiles, earthmoving/ grading, firefighting apparatus, police, refuse packers, light/medium/heavy duty trucks and repair vehicles.
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Public Work Construction - InfrastructureIncludes “horizontal construction” meaning: highways, roads, streets, bridges, canals, floodways, earthen dams, and landfills. Also, underground utilities, waterworks, public parks, and trails, buildings, remodels of office space.
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Public Works - Road MaintenanceBy subscribing to this list you will be notified of Bids/RFP's/RFQs for the purchase of services and/or supplies related to road maintenance, for example, pre-level projects.
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Sale of Surplus County-owned PropertyListing of announcements for the sale of County-owned surplus personal and real property. Specific items listed in this category are being sold by sealed bid through Whatcom County. This does not include foreclosure property - please contact the Whatcom County Treasurer for information regarding foreclosure sales. Please note that Whatcom County contracts with two auction companies, Bellingham Public Auto Auction and James G. Murphy Co., for most surplus auction items.
Services and/or Consultants Other than Architectural/EngineeringBy subscribing to this list you will be notified of Bids/RFP's and Quotes for the purchase of Services and/or Consultants Other than Architectural and or Engineering. Examples may include accounting, financial, insurance, legal, management, medical, organizational/training, psychological, public art, real estate, etc.
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Services and/or Supplies-Computers/Data System RelatedBy subscribing to this list you will be notified of Bids/RFP's and Quotes for the purchase of Computer and Data System Related services and/or supplies. Examples may include computer programming, system analysis, A/V systems, EDP maintenance, wire/cable installation, telecommunications, etc.
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Services-Architectural/Engineering ConsultantsBy subscribing to this list you will be notified of Bids/RFP's and Quotes for the purchase of Architectural and Engineering Consultants services. Examples may include design (architectural, interior, landscape, lighting), engineer (civil, electrical, mechanical, structural, traffic), and related specialties (corrosion, environmental, geotechnical, land or urban planning).
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News Flash

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AuditorView Previous Messages
Auditor - ElectionsView Previous Messages
Auditor - LicensingView Previous Messages
Auditor - RecordingView Previous Messages
CP-Training News FlashNews flash item for a specific operation (example: PW-Road)
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District CourtDistrict Court News Flash
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District Court ProbationDistrict Court Probation Newsflash
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Emergency Medical Services BoardsView Previous Messages
Health - Public Health NewsView Previous Messages
KRPI AM Radio Transmitter Site / BBC Broadcasting Inc.View Previous Messages
Parks & RecreationView Previous Messages
Parks & Recreation - VolunteersFill this out to help describe content to your potential subscribers.
Planning & Development Services - NotificationsSEPA and Whatcom County Land Use Actions Notification Distribution
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Planning & Development Services - Planning all departmentsView Previous Messages
Planning & Development Services – Shoreline Master Program Update 2020Updates and information regarding the 2020 Shoreline Master Program Update and associated documents.
ProsecutorProsecutor's office
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Public Works - Birch Bay Drive & Pedestrian FacilityBirch Bay Drive & Pedestrian Facility Updates
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Public Works - EventsView Previous Messages
Public Works - FerryView Previous Messages
SheriffView Previous Messages
Sheriff - Emergency Management Blog
Sheriff - Emergency Management Daily BriefingThis new flash provides information on Active Incidents, Weather, and Emergency Management Activities.
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TreasurerView Previous Messages
Treasurer - Passport Information
Whatcom County Boards and Commissions
Whatcom County CouncilView Previous Messages
Whatcom County Council - Granicus Info

Calendar

MethodList NameDescription
AuditorImportant Dates and Events for the Auditor and Elections
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Board of EqualizationView Previous Messages
Business and Commerce Advisory Committee
Climate Impact Advisory Committee
County CouncilMeeting information and other important dates for County Council
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Criminal Justice Committee Listening Tour
Developmental Disabilities Advisory Board
District CourtView Previous Messages
District Court ProbationView Previous Messages
ElectionsView Previous Messages
Emergency Medical Services BoardsView Previous Messages
FacilitiesMeetings, Scheduled Rooms, and other important events and dates for the Facilities Department.
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FinanceImportant Dates from the Finance Department.
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Food Systems Committee
Forestry Advisory Committee
Health - Human Services Advisory BoardView Previous Messages
Health - Victim Impact PanelView Previous Messages
Health DepartmentMeeting dates and other important events for the Health Department.
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Health Department - Public ClinicsView Previous Messages
Homeless Strategies Workgroup
Horticultural Pest and Disease Board
Human ResourcesImportant Dates and Events for the Human Resources.
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Incarceration Prevention and Reduction Task ForceView Previous Messages
Information TechnologyView Previous Messages
Lummi Island Ferry Advisory Committee
Main CalendarKey Dates and Events for County Government.
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New Jail InformationView Previous Messages
Noxious Weed Control Board
Parks & RecreationView Previous Messages
Parks & Recreation - VolunteerAdd description here
Parks - Rifle RangeView Previous Messages
Parks and Recreation Commission
Planning & Development ServicesView Previous Messages
ProsecutorProsecutor's calendar
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Public Defender
Public WorksView Previous Messages
Public Works - FerryView Previous Messages
Public Works - PIC ProgramView Previous Messages
Public Works - River & FloodView Previous Messages
Public Works - StormwaterWatershed window opening and closing dates, bid opening dates for projects, project start dates and meeting dates.
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Public Works - Temporary Right of Way PermitView Previous Messages
Public Works - Water and Natural ResourcesView Previous Messages
Shellfish Protection Dist Advisory Committees Includes Drayton Harbor Shellfish Protection District and Portage Bay Shellfish Protection District
SheriffCommunity Meetings, Presentations, Appearances, and other Public Events and Displays for the Sheriff's Office.
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Sheriff - Emergency ManagementView Previous Messages
Sheriff's SalesView Previous Messages
Solid Waste Advisory Committee
Superior CourtView Previous Messages
Whatcom Unified Local Emergency Planning Committee
Wildlife Advisory Committee

Agenda Center

MethodList NameDescription
Agricultural Advisory CommitteeAgendas and Minutes for the Agricultural Advisory Committee.
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Behavioral Health Advisory CommitteeThe Committee shall serve in an advisory capacity to the Whatcom County Executive via the Health Department, advising on general priorities for behavioral health programs, including substance abuse and mental health services.
Bicycle / Pedestrian Advisory CommitteeInformation from the Bicycle / Pedestrian Advisory Committee.
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Birch Bay Watershed & Aquatic Res. Mgmt Committee
Board of Equalization
Business & Commerce Advisory Committee
Charter Review Commission2015 Charter Review Commission
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Civil Service CommissionThe Civil Service Commission creates and administers the rules and regulations for personnel administration in the County Sheriff's Office.
Climate Impact Advisory CommitteeAgendas and Minutes for the Climate Impact Advisory Committee
County CouncilCounty Council Meeting Minutes and Agendas.
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County Council Action TakenCounty Council Action Taken
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Criminal Justice Treatment Account PanelView Previous Messages
Critical Areas Citizens' Advisory CommitteeAgenda for the Critical Areas Citizens' Advisory Committee
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Critical Areas Technical Advisory CommitteeView Previous Messages
Developmental Disabilities Advisory BoardAgenda for the Developmental Disabilities Advisory Board
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EMS Oversight BoardAgenda for the EMS Oversight Board
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EMS Technical Advisory BoardView Previous Messages
Food System Committee
Forestry Advisory CommitteeView Previous Messages
Hearing Examiner Public HearingAgenda for the Hearing Examiner Public Hearing
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Horticultural Pest and Disease Board
Incarceration Prevention & Reduction Task ForceView Previous Messages
Jail Planning Task ForceAgenda for the Jail Planning Task Force
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Law Library - Board of Trustees
Lodging Tax Advisory CommitteeThese are the agendas and minutes for the Lodging Tax Advisory Committee
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Lummi Island Ferry Advisory CommitteeAgenda for the Lummi Island Ferry Advisory Committee
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Noxious Weed Control Board
Parks & Recreation CommissionAgenda for the Parks & Recreation Commission
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Planning and Development Services NotificationsUpcoming work items for Planning
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Planning CommissionAgenda for the Planning Commission
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Point Roberts Community Advisory CommitteeAgenda for the Point Roberts Community Advisory Committee
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Public Health Advisory BoardThe Public Health Advisory Board serves in an advisory capacity to the Health Department on all issues related to the County Health Department and its programs.
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Public Works - Flood Control Zone & Subzone Advisory CommitteesInformation on Flood Control Zone District and Flood Subzone Advisory Committee meetings, agendas, minutes
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Purchase of Development Rights CommitteeView Previous Messages
Salary CommissionAgenda for the Salary Commission
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Shellfish Protection Dist. Advisory CommitteesJoint meetings of the Drayton Harbor SPD Advisory Committee and Portage Bay SPD Advisory Committee
Solid Waste Advisory CommitteeView Previous Messages
Solid Waste Executive CommitteeView Previous Messages
Surface Mining Advisory Committee
Veterans Advisory BoardAgenda for the Veterans Advisory Board
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Whatcom County Housing Advisory CommitteeAgenda for the Whatcom County Housing Advisory Committee
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Wildlife Advisory Committee