Public Works



Bridge Restrictions


Emergency Road Closures/Restrictions


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. County Road Work Update as of October 21st

    Road Closure: South Pass Rd/Saar Creek Bridge Traffic Limitations: Potter Rd. Bridge Replacement; County Roadway Safety Program, Rumble Strips Additional Info...
  2. 2016 Annual Special District Meeting Notice

    The River and Flood Division of Whatcom County Public Works announces that the Drainage and Diking Districts within Whatcom County will hold a series of annual public meetings over the next few weeks. Additional Info...
  3. So. Pass Rd. Weight Restriction Lifted 9/30/16

    Emergency Weight Restriction of 12 tons between Frost Road and North Pass Road is no longer in effect. Additional Info...
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Saar Creek Bridge Replacement

Bridge Deck concrete pour

Bridge deck concrete pour

Placing new girders

Placing new girders