Printer Friendly

City Councilman Louise Bjornson decides not to seek re-election.

[ILLUSTRATION OMITTED]

Louise Bjornson announced that she has decided not to seek re-election to the Bellingham City Council.

Bjornson served 22 years on the Bellingham City Council starting in 1988, 5 years on the Bellingham Planning Commission and 12 years on the Mayor's Neighborhood Advisory Commission. As council president, she started the public comment period at the beginning of every council meeting.

Bjornson has been awarded the Environmental Hero Award from RE Sources, Distinguished Alumna Award from Western Washington University and the Certificate of Municipal Leadership from the Association of Washington Cities.

Besides her City Council duties, Bjornson has served on many local boards, as well as the Washington State Air Transportation Commission and the Washington State Municipal Research Board. She has also been active with the Association of Washington Cities.
COPYRIGHT 2009 Sound Publishing Inc.
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2009 Gale, Cengage Learning. All rights reserved.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Title Annotation:KEEPING UP WITH PEOPLE
Publication:Bellingham Business Journal
Date:May 1, 2009
Words:131
Previous Article:Moss Adams accountants pass CPA Exam.
Next Article:Core Therapeutics owner featured in article on "going green".
Topics:


Related Articles
Koizumi blasts Nonaka for badmouthing party colleagues.
Storey bounces back in top role; Anger as ex-leader takes over regeneration.

Terms of use | Privacy policy | Copyright © 2021 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters |