Carmichael Clark on linkedIN


Open Public Meetings

Meetings of governing bodies of the City of Bellingham and Whatcom County and the governing bodies of public agencies have to comply with the Open Public Meetings Act (RCW 42.30).  The intent behind this statute is to provide the public with information on the conduct of government and ensure that public bodies make decisions openly.  We can all help our governing bodies take actions which are compliant with the law by knowing a little about the Act’s requirements which in the end benefits… Continue reading