Port of Bellingham commissioners to host coffee talks countywide

Published on Mon, Jul 16, 2012 by Jeremy Schwartz

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Whatcom County residents will get the chance to meet Port of Bellingham commissioners face-to-face during “Coffee with a Commissioner” events starting Wednesday, July 18, with a July 26 event scheduled for Birch Bay.

County residents are invited to drop by three events on July 18, July 20 and 26, each running from 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m., for free cups of coffee and pastries. Commissioners will discuss the port’s plans for 2012 and garner input from the public on what else the port should be doing.

Commissioner Michael McAuley will meet with residents on Wednesday, July 18, at the Halibut Henry’s inside the Bellingham Cruise Terminal, 355 Harris Avenue in Bellingham. Commissioner Scott Walker will meet with residents on Friday, July 20, at Babe’s Place, 2038 Main Street, in Ferndale.

Last but not least, port commissioner and Blaine resident Jim Jorgensen will meet with residents on July 26 at the Bay Cafe, 7608 Birch Bay Drive, in Birch Bay. Jorgensen represents Blaine, Birch Bay and Point Roberts residents on the port commission.


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