Our mayor, Dan Pike, has much to answer for regarding Chuckanut Ridge. He and the Planning Department are playing a cozy game with Greenbriar Northwest Associates (GNA) and their development [...]
City of Bellingham Planning Director, Jeffrey Thomas, has granted a three month extension of development rights to Greenbriar Northwest Associates (GNA.) The rights - basically time to continue developing the [...]
We have multiple sources confirming that the city of Bellingham, through the mayor's office, is seeking to buy the Chuckanut Ridge development property in south Bellingham. After three days [...]
As has been expected for some months, this evening the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation - FDIC - closed Horizon Bank of Bellingham. The closing is costing the FDIC 539.1 million dollars [...]
On Dec 3, the FDIC issued a Supervisory Prompt Corrective Action Directive to Horizon Bank due to the bank’s critically undercapitalized status as of Sep 30. Horizon Bank received [...]
I always hate public issues that involve decades of history and require integration of multiple points. I refer to it as 'the indignity of explanation.' Public interest advocates gain nothing [...]
Dateline: Nov 11, 2011Bellingham, WAA series of recent landslides around the perimeter of Chuckanut Ridge, which caused substantial property damage, several injuries and one death, has prompted a multi-million dollar class-action [...]
This is probably old news to Responsible Development advocates, but just in case, here’s a little heads up on TIm Stewart. He appears to have experience with developments like [...]
Professional journalist and local resident, Bob Simmons, has published an article entitled Horizon Bank and the fate of Fairhaven Highlands on the Seattle-based Crosscut.com website.
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A public hearing on the Fairhaven Highlands Draft EIS was held on Tuesday, October 20 at the County Council Chambers. Approximately 250 to 300 were in attendance.Channel 10 (BTV) broadcast of public hearingThe [...]