Public Works

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Objectives & Divisions


The largest of Whatcom County departments, Public Works' primary objective is to maintain the integrity of the Whatcom County Road System in an efficient, cost effective manner that provides safe travel for the public.    
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  1. Lake Whatcom Boulevard is now OPEN to traffic.

    Work has been completed on the rock slide area in the 2500 block of Lake Whatcom Boulevard and it is now safe for traffic to use the roadway. Additional Info...
  2. Lake Whatcom Joint Councils and Commission Meeting

    The Lake Whatcom Management Program invites the public to attend the annual Lake Whatcom Joint Councils and Commission meeting on March 29 in the Bellingham City Council Chambers, 210 Lottie St. The meeting will start at 6:30. Additional Info...
  3. COUNTY ROAD SHOULDER HERBICIDE PROGRAM TO BEGIN

    The Public Works Department is beginning the 2017 Road Shoulder Herbicide Program. 250 miles of roads are scheduled for seasonal treatment. Lawns and yard areas may have a minimum 12” wide strip treated to aid in drainage and minimize pavement damage. Additional Info...
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SNOW ROUTES! Snow Plowing/Sanding priority roads.
Snow Response Policy
Snow Route Map 

The hard-working snow plow!

Plow at night