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Whatcom County Fire District #1 is governed by 3 elected Commissioners who serve a 6 year term. Currently our three commissioners are Orran Dodson, Gary Almy, and Tim Wells. The Commissioners meet regularly on the third Thursday of every month at 2:00 pm. The operations of the District are overseen by Chief Mel Blankers. The financial information is handled by Administrative Assistant Jodi DeBeeld.