The Planning Department manages Chapter 16 of the Lynden Municipal Code which determines environmental policy for the City.  These titles regulate impacts to stream buffers, wetlands, critical areas and the floodplain.  Contact the Planning Department if you have questions about how these regulations impact your property.

The City of Lynden Shoreline Management Program – Comprehensive Update and 2020 Periodic Review

***Public Comment Period was June 19 – July 19, 2019***

Public Hearing:  Notice of Joint Hearing with Dept of Ecology

Shoreline Management Program 2019 Update – including redlines and proposed changes

Periodic Review Checklist

Summary of Proposed Changes to the 2014 SMP document

Minutes from July 25, 2019 Joint Hearing with Dept of Ecology

DOE Approval Letter