The Whatcom County Council is conducting the Whatcom County Comprehensive Plan and the urban growth area (UGA) review, which are both required by the Growth Management Act under RCW 36.70A.130. It is anticipated that the County Council will adopt an ordinance amending the Whatcom County Comprehensive Plan and UGAs by July 2016.

The County Council will hold a public hearing on the Whatcom County Comprehensive Plan on Tuesday, May 31, 2016, at 7 p.m. at the Whatcom County Council Chambers, 311 Grand Avenue, Bellingham. This hearing will give the public the opportunity to provide comments to the County Council relating to the following Comprehensive Plan chapter:

• Chapter 9 - Recreation

The County Council’s preliminary draft Chapter 9 is posted on the County’s website at: .

The public is invited to submit written comments and/or attend the public hearing to provide oral comments. Written comments may e-mailed to or be submitted to:

Whatcom County Council
311 Grand Avenue
Suite 105
Bellingham, WA 98225

Agendas for future County Council meetings and public hearings on the Comprehensive Plan Update and UGA review will be posted on the County Council website at: .

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