Welcome to Whatcom County Fire District 8 - Marietta
Vacant Fire Commissioner Position
Open Until Filled
Whatcom County Fire District 8 currently has a vacant Fire
Commissioner position. This position
will be appointed by the current Board of Commissioners through an application
process for a 1 year interim term. The
position will then be required to stand for election in November of 2017. You must be at least eighteen (18) years of
age and live within the Fire District 8 boundaries.
If you are interested please submit a letter of interest
addressed to Rob Neher, Chairman of the Board of Fire Commissioners. Letters may be mailed or dropped off at our
office located at 1800 Broadway, Bellingham, WA 98225 or may be submitted by
email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Whatcom County Fire District 8 serves the communities of
Marietta and Gooseberry Point. For more
information about the fire district you can check out our website at www.whatcomfire8.org. The board of fire commissioners is governed
by Chapter 52.26.080 of the Revised Code of Washington (RCW).
Board meetings are
held each month at 1:00 pm on the 2nd Thursday of the month at Fire
Station 31 (752 Marine Dr., Bellingham).
Commissioners are compensated for meetings per RCW 52.14.010. At this
time, the rate of compensation is $114 per day. Board compensation is for
time spent in actual attendance at official meetings of the board or in
performance of other services or duties on behalf of the fire district.
Our newest Marietta Fire District 8 Engine
Whatcom County Fire District 8
Bellingham, WA 98225
Phone: (360) 733-6612
Fax (360) 778-8401
Whatcom County Fire District #8 • P: (360) 733-6612 • F: (360) 778-8401