City Gate Apartments

607 East Holly Streetpioneer properties city gate apt-122
Bellingham, WA  98225
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Contact: Joe Nagel
Program Manager
Phone: 360-927-6533


  • 38 studio apartments
  • Washer/dryer in each unit
  • On-site parking
  • Utilities included in monthly rent
  • Case management support services
  • Close proximity to bus routes, schools and shopping

Energy Star

City Gate Apartments received EPA’s Energy Star in 2016 after executing several cost saving measures including solar installation, LED lighting, thermostat updates and a power saver plug-in. The facility was in the top ten percent of similar building types in the country that are green. To earn an Energy Star, a building must meet strict guidelines for energy efficiency.

Who is eligible

City Gate apartments are designated for participants of the Whatcom County Reentry Housing Program and Veterans.  Individuals who meet the following criteria will be considered:

  • 18 years or older
  • Homeless at program entry
  • Individuals under the supervision of DOC or exiting Whatcom County Jail
  • Past history of residency in Whatcom County
  • Income at or below 50% Area Median Income
  • Committed to individual reentry plan and program participation requirements
  • Veteran status

How to apply

The City Gate facility and programs are operated in partnership with other non-profit agencies.  This program does not accept self-referrals.