This section contains general information about the administrative and operational aspects of MBR. If you have any further questions, please contact us at the office (360) 599-2946.
Gate AccessQ: How do I get access through the front gate?
A: Obtain gate cards from the MBR office.
Q: How many gate cards can I obtain?
A: Four: two are complimentary, the others are $10 each.
UtilitiesQ: Where do I get my water?
A: Call Glacier Water District, (360) 599-2558.
Q: Whom do I contact regarding other utility services?
Q: Is there Internet service at the Rim?
A: Yes, with a dial-up connection.
Q: Can I get cable TV?
A: Cable service is not available in the Glacier area. However satellite dishes are allowed.
Q: Is our garbage and recycling picked up?
A: There is a community garbage dumpster for household waste near the clubhouse. For recycling services, see information in the office.
Q: Can we rent the clubhouse?
A:Yes, please contact the Social Director at (360) 599-2946 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Building and Property StandardsQ: I am a property owner and I want to build on my lot. What do I need to do?
A: First, contact Whatcom County Department of Planning and Development (360) 676-6907. Second, contact the MBR Property Standards Director (360) 599-2946 email@example.com and request a copy of our Miminum Property Standards document. (You can also download a copy from this website under Governing Documents.) Read this document carefully for the MBR permits and procedures required to build.
MBR REQUIRED DOCUMENTS:
Q: Can I cut trees or clear my property?
A: Not without written permission from the Property Standards Director.
Q: How do I contact the Property Standards Director?
A: Call the office (360) 599-2946 and leave a message or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Q: Does MBR require any kind of Damage Deposit during construction to protect the common areas?
A: Yes, contact the Property Standards Director for more information.
Q: Can we put a tent, teepee or yurt on our property?
Q: Are recreational vehicles or travel trailers allowed in MBR as temporary residences?
A: Only during the 12-month construction period with written approval from the Board of Directors.
Q: What are the construction hours at MBR?
A: Weekdays 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday (including holidays) 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Q: Can I store my motor home, snowmobile, boat, skidoo, etc. on my property?
A: Our bylaws are clear that nothing is to be stored on any property unless within a proper storage area; this includes, but is not limited to, unlicensed vehicles, appliances such as refrigerators and garbage.
A: Obtain a post office box at either the Glacier or Maple Falls Post Office.
Q: How do we receive packages from UPS, FedEx, DHL?
A: Give them your street address and note that it is located in Mt. Baker Rim. The delivery trucks have gate cards.
Contact and Office hoursQ: What are the office hours?
A: Thursday through Sunday 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Q: Who do I contact after 11 p.m. for violation complaints?
A: Call 911.
Q: How do I contact the Board of Directors?
A: Board meetings are open to the members and occur the third Friday of every month at 8:00 p.m. at the clubhouse. You can also contact the Board at email@example.com.
Clubhouse and Swimming poolQ: Is there a lifeguard at the pool?
Q: Does the swimming pool offer swim lessons?
Q: Can we rent the clubhouse?
A: Yes, please contact the Social Director at (360) 599-2946 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Q: Can our guests use the clubhouse and pool if we aren’t there?
Q: Are there activities for kids?
A: Yes. Be sure to check the Social page on our website to see the variety of activities offered throughout the year.