BURN BAN TYPE II

As we are all aware, Washington state is very dry right now and fire risk is extremely high. The County Sheriff has issued a type II burn ban effective immediately. The propane bbq is fine to use at the beach but the fire ring has been temporarily removed. NO OUTDOOR BURNING OF NATURAL DEBRIS –…

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ANNUAL MEETING ANNOUNCEMENT

This is a reminder of the annual meeting of the Greenbank Beach & Boat Club and the Holmes Harbor Water Company on July 17 at 10 am. The meeting will be held via Zoom. The link is posted in the Members Access area. The purpose of the meeting is to conduct essential business of the…

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Marine Wildlife Viewing

Let’s talk about the elephant (seal) in the room! Ellison the Elephant Seal, attracts quite a bit of attention during the summer when he hauls out on baby island. It is super cool to see a seal like him in the wild and many of us have watched him grow over the past 4 or…

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ANNUAL MEETING PACKETS

You should have received your Annual Meeting packet in the mail by now. Please review the Presidents letters along with information regarding the annual meeting. All information is also available in the “Members Access” area along with regular meeting ZOOM links.

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Regular Board Meetings

Due to statewide COVID19 restrictions, all board meetings are being held via Zoom. The Joint meeting begins at 9 am, GBBC meets at 10 am. The HHWC has a separate link to their 10 am meeting. The Meetings are held on the 3rd Saturday of each month. All ZOOM links to join meetings are under…

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Island County Mapping Tools

Island County has two tools that can be useful to our membership. The Sheriffs Department has a mapping tool to show all reported incidents. These can be marine rescues, traffic accidents, theft and many more. You are able to view these reported incidents on a satellite maps and zoom into the Greenbank area. The second…

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Shoreline Study

Greenbank Beach & Boat Club, as well as entire Whidbey Island,  experienced severe, unusual winter storm damage during December, 2015 through January, 2016.  As a result, our approximate 70 year old  boat ramp broke apart & became unusable.  The Board, after several consultations with professionals, applied for an emergency permit & was able to repair…

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