LYNDEN — The City of Lynden and Washington State Department of Ecology are seeking comments on the city’s Shoreline Management Program update and periodic review. The required steps ensure the SMP keeps up with changes in state law, updates to other city plans and regulations, and other new circumstances.

Comments regarding the proposed update may be submitted to: Heidi Gudde, Planning Director, City of Lynden, 300 Fourth St., Lynden, WA 98264.

Comments can also be made in person during a public hearing to be held by Ecology at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, July 25, in City Hall Annex, 205 Fourth St.

City staff will host a Q&A open house from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, July 11, also at City Hall Annex. This will be a time for interested persons to ask questions about the update and gather information prior to the public hearing on July 25. 

Documents are available for review at the following locations:

Contact the Lynden Planning Department with any questions at 360-354-5532.