Purpose: The Advisory Committee
assists and make recommendations to the Flood Control Zone District
Board of Supervisors in performing flood damage repairs, maintenance
and improvements, and to minimize future further flood damage
through prevention and management on the Nooksack River, its
watershed and the other watersheds within Whatcom County.
Authority: Revised Code of Washington (RCW) 86.15.070 and Whatcom County Code (WCC) 100.02
Contact Person: Paula Cooper, Public Works Department, River and Flood Division, 676-6876
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Term Limit: Geographic area representative term limit is 2 full terms, one year separation required after two terms. Special District and Impacted Cities representatives have no term limit.
Term Length: Geographic area representative terms are 4
years. Special District and Impacted Cities representative terms are 1 year. Committee alternate terms are 6 years.
Number of Members: 15 Members, including 9 representatives of geographic areas, 2 representatives of Special Districts, and 2 representatives of Impacted Cities. There are also 2 Tribal positions and committee alternates.
Additional Information: Public Works Department, River and Flood Division website.