The councilmembers do not keep regular office hours, however the council staff is always available during business hours to receive comments, answer questions, and provide access to information.
Council Office regular hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Closed holidays.
Through the Council Office, citizens may purchase copies of documents, meeting audio CDs, and DVD’s of the regular evening County Council meetings. The cost is set in the Whatcom County Unified Fee Schedule. Costs in 2020:
Paper copies are $.15 per image
CD and DVD copies are $8 each
There is no cost to examine the public record in the Council Office during business hours.
County Council Meeting Accessibility
Members of the community who require special assistance to participate in County Council meetings shall contact our office at least 96 hours in advance of the meeting to enable the Council Office staff to make necessary arrangements.