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 Whatcom County Government Offices Closed Monday
 All Whatcom County Government offices, including the courts, will be closed on Monday, September 1, 2014, in honor of the Labor Day holiday.
 
 Water Weeks Events September 6 - 20You are about to leave the Whatcom County Site - click globe for disclaimer
 Whatcom Water Weeks is a two week event that celebrates our local water resources. Businesses, non-profit organizations and community groups celebrate the importance of water and share information about the state of the resource. See the link above for more details.
 
 Emergency Medical Services Oversight Board Meeting Notice
 The next regular meeting of the EMS Oversight Board will take place on September 9. The public is welcome to attend. Details can be found at the link above.
 
 Whatcom County, WSDOT and Lummi Nation Partner to Build Compact Roundabouts
 Washington State Dept. of Transportation will be installing 3 compact roundabouts at the Slater Road / I-5 Interchange this fall. Lummi Nation has agreed to provide funding for the project along with Whatcom County. Details are above.
 
 Health Department Announces New Program for SNAP recipients
 Health Department Announces New Program for SNAP recipients The new "Fresh Bucks" program at the Bellingham Farmers' Market will double the buying power for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) recipients. See the link above for details.
 
 Whatcom Chief (Lummi Island Ferry) Annual Dry Dock Schedule Commences September 3
 The Lummi Island Ferry's annual dry dock will begin on Wednesday, September 3, 2014, with scheduled return to service on Thursday, September 18, 2014. As always, this date is tentative, and dependent on the scale of repairs and work required. See link above for details.
 
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