October 30, 2018
Commissioner Vacancy Posting
Chuckanut Community Forest Park District (CCFPD)

We have had a resignation from the CCFPD Board. There is now an opening for the Position 3 Commissioner, and our Metropolitan Park District residents are invited to apply for this unpaid elected position.

The chosen applicant will commence service on the date of appointment and should be willing to run for election in the November 2019 General Election. The successful candidate in the November 2019 General Election will immediately begin serving the balance of the term for Position 3, which ends December 31, 2023. Please indicate your qualifications and interests by filling out the attached application form, and send it to Board Secretary Diane Birsner at dbirsner.ccfpd@gmail.com.

Also, please attend our CCFPD regular meeting on either November 14 or December 12, 2018, at which time you will be given the opportunity to address the Commissioners, and to ask and answer questions. The meetings are held in the Fireplace Room at the Fairhaven Branch of the Bellingham Public Library, 1117 12th St., Bellingham, from 6:00PM to 8:00PM.

As the appointed commissioner, you will need to attend our monthly meetings, which are held on the 4th Wednesday from January-October, and on the 2nd Wednesday in November and December.

Thank you for your interest in joining the Chuckanut Community Forest Park District Board of Commissioners!

Our Mission: The mission of the Chuckanut Community Forest Park District is to ensure the entirety of the property is protected in public ownership in perpetuity, with respect for its ecological, recreational, and educational functions and to serve as a fiscal mechanism through which the District, via a tax levy, will repay the City of Bellingham for the Greenways Endowment Fund loan.

Next Regular Meeting
Wednesday, December 12, 2018, 6 to 8 PM
Bellingham Public Library, Fairhaven Branch, Fireplace Room
1117 12th Street
Bellingham, WA 98225

Please note: our regular meetings in 2017 are usually scheduled on the 4th Wednesday of each month at 6 PM.

Everyone is welcome!



Legal defense costs:
2015: $41,108.50
2016: $40,915.15
2017: $22,840.36
2018: $6,565.00
Total costs (final): $111,429.01