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What is WCOG?

The Whatcom Council of Governments was formed in 1966 – along with other regional councils in Washington – by an act of the State Legislature.  We coordinate transportation planning in Whatcom County and administer and operate other programs for the benefit of the County’s 210,000 residents.

U.S. - Canada Border Issues

Find out more about WCOG's cross-border work as part of the IMTC program.

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Recent Documents

GIS Interactive Map online

WCOG's GIS mapping tools are now online. Read more

Whatcom County CEDS

The 2015 Whatcom County Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy was approved March, 2015. Read more

Upcoming Meetings

  1. Sep. 9 2015
    Transportation Policy Board Meeting
    3:30 - 3:45
    WCOG Offices
  2. Sep. 9 2015
    Council Board Meeting
    3:45pm – 5:00pm
    WCOG Offices

    Draft budget

  3. Sep. 17 2015
    IMTC Core Group Meeting
    9:00am – 12:00pm
    Hazelmere Country Club, Surrey, British Columbia
  4. Sep. 24 2015
    TTAG Meeting
    10:00am – 12:00pm
    WCOG Offices
  5. Oct. 13 2015
    CTAG Meeting
    3:30pm – 5:30pm
    WCOG Offices
  6. Oct. 14 2015
    Executive Committee Meeting
    3:00pm – 3:30pm
    WCOG Offices