Get to know your
neighborhood! Complete your scavenger hunt and be entered in a prize drawing! Fill
out the answers below. We encourage you to post pictures of your experience using the hashtags: #BellinghamForEveryone #BFEScavengerHunt
neighborhood do you live in?
you know Bellingham has 25 unique neighborhoods? Check out the full list here.
Bonus: Who is
your neighborhood representative and when do they meet? Learn more about the
Mayor’s Neighborhood Advisory Commission here.
out what zoning designation your home is in!
the heck is a Zone? Some cities use “zones” as a way to divide the city into
areas of different uses such as residential, commercial, and industrial. Find
your zone and learn more here…plus there’s cool maps!
the nearest bus stop!
Transportation Authority has over 30 different bus routes across Whatcom
County. Every trip you take helps decrease traffic on our roadways and reduce
greenhouse gas emissions in the environment.
routes does your bus stop serve? Substitute one car trip for the bus!
you or any of your neighbors have a Bellingham For Everyone yard sign?
you like a free Bellingham For Everyone yard sign? Email
the closest park!
you know Bellingham has 46 parks? Learn about Bellingham’s parks and trails here.
your favorite restaurant closest to where you live?
walking, biking, or taking the bus there the next time you go – Don’t forget
“Missing Middle” housing types near you!
Middle” housing includes duplexes, triplexes, accessory dwelling units, cottage
homes, tiny homes, and more! Can you find any of these housing types near you? Which types do you see?
Bonus: Check out
Housing Statistics interactive web page to learn
more about the number of “missing middle” housing types in Bellingham and where
they’re allowed to be built.
some local artwork near you!
could be a mural, sidewalk chalk art, or a colorful building. Don’t see any
art? Make some!
your favorite part of your neighborhood?
neighborhood in Bellingham is unique and beautiful for its own reasons. Let us
know all the reasons you love your neighborhood!
Bonus: Take a
picture in front of your favorite spot!
you signed up to be a Bellingham For Everyone Ally?
you want an equitable, prosperous, healthy, and vibrant community for everyone,
then sign up to become a Bellingham For Everyone Ally. As
an ally, you have the opportunity to receive monthly newsletters and learn how
you can get more involved in finding housing solutions that work for all.