Parks & Recreation Commission

The purpose of the Whatcom County Parks & Recreation Commission is to advise the Parks & Recreation Director on parks, recreation, and senior services issues. The commission provides recommendations in the development and review of acquisitions, plans, programs, policies and funding for parks and open space.  The Commission serves as a liaison between the County and citizens and works to promote parks, recreation and senior services programs. 

Current Commission Members



Jeffrey Margolis
Sonja Max
Susan McClendon
Richard C. Sturgill
Brad VanderWerff

Vacancies

  •      Currently 2 vacant positions - District 1 & District 4 (see the vacancies list)

Term Limit

  •      Two consecutive Full Terms

Term Length

  •       Four Years

Meetings

  •       3rd Thursday of the month

Date of Formation

  •       January 1, 1993

Authority

  •       RCW 36.68.030, WCC 2.29.05