City Council

Regular City Council Meetings

  • 6:00 PM on the 2nd and 4th Mondays of each month (View the Meeting Dates page for exact dates)
  • Agendas are published on the Friday prior to the Monday City Council meeting. 

Voting Ward Boundaries


Richard May, Ward 1 - Position 1

Kerena Higgins, Ward 1 - Position 2

Sonia Hurt, Ward 2 - Position 3

Rhyan Lopez, Ward 2 - Position 4 - Mayor Pro Tem

Mary Lou Steward, Ward 3 - Position 5  - Mayor

Eric Davidson, Ward 3 - Position 6

Mike Hill, At-Large - Position 7


The Blaine City Council is comprised of 7 councilmembers. There are 3 wards within the city limits and each ward is represented by 2 councilmembers. A seventh councilmember serves at-large.


Please note that written correspondence to councilmembers, including email, are public documents and may be subject to disclosure. To send an email to all councilmembers, please email the general councilmember email address at City Council email. Emails sent to this email address will appear under written communication on the City Council agenda. 

Council Committee Assignments for 2024: 

  • Sonia Hurt: BTAC, Senior Center Liaison, and Drayton Harbor Shellfish Advisory Committee
  • Eric Davidson: WTA Board, Small Cities Rep for Incarceration Prevention and Reduction Task Force, and Finance Committee 
  • Kerena Higgins: Library and Boys and Girls Club Liaison
  • Mike Hill: Port of Bellingham  
  • Rhyan Lopez: Public Works and Parks Advisory Board, and Finance Committee
  • Richard May: Blaine Chamber of Commerce and Whatcom County Council
  • Mary Lou Steward: Small Cities Partnership, and Finance Committee

Staff Committee Assignments for 2024:

CDS Director Alex Wenger: Planning Commission and Blaine Tourism Advisory Committee

Finance Director Daniel Heverling: Finance Committee

Public Works Director Harpiar Gandhi: Public Works and Parks Advisory Board

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