Planning & Development Services

PDS Updates
Burn Ban Update:
Effective Noon Monday, June 29th 2015 a Complete Burn Ban is in effect in unincorporated Whatcom County. To view the press release regarding the ban click here, for more detailed information follow this link to our Open Burning information.
Our phone number is changing!
Whatcom County is in the process of changing to a new phone system and all county departments will have new phone numbers by the end of the year.  Planning and Development will be transitioning to the new phone system the week of August 3rd.  Our new phone number will be 360-778-5900.  Our number will be switched over on Wednesday, August 5th.
To view the PDS 2014 year end report & newsletter click here