Bellingham has a very strong neighborhood network, and there are plenty of ways to connect to your neighborhood and neighbors. You can attend neighborhood meetings and serve on your Neighborhood Association Board, participate in mural projects, or join work parties to maintain parks, trails, or gardens. If you are interested in being part of your neighborhood association or want to learn more about your neighborhood, visit the City of Bellingham’s website.
Knock on their door and introduce yourself. Say ‘Hello’ or smile at your neighbors whenever you see them.
Exchange contact information, so that you can contact each other if problems arise or if you need help.
Get involved and be friendly with your neighbors!
Ask about the issues affecting your community and become part of the solution.
Join in neighborhood activities like neighborhood association meetings, picnics, clean-ups, or block watch.
Offer to help your neighbors with yard work and chores. They might return the favor!