The Committee provides review and recommendations to the Whatcom County Council and Executive on issues that affect the ongoing operations and infrastructure of ferry service to Lummi Island. Review includes: proposed changes to ferry operations and fares; an annual review of the ferry fund; demands of and improvements to ferry services; and ferry replacement options. The Committee also provides a forum for those who depend upon Lummi Island ferry service to voice their ideas and concerns about the ferry service.
General Meeting Info
The Whatcom County Ferry Advisory Committee meeting schedule is to be determined.
Meetings are open to the public. Community members who attend may provide public comment on issues related to ferry issues on Lummi Island.
The Whatcom County Ferry Advisory Committee (WCFAC) has 7 members appointed by the County Council:
5 members live or own property on the island.
2 members who live in unincorporated Whatcom County.
2 members who live anywhere on the mainland (incorporated or unincorporated, priority given to 1 Lummi Nation member when possible)