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Posted on: January 23, 2017

Emergency Load Restrictions on Roads Removed at 2:00 p.m., January 23

Emergency Load Restrictions are lifted for the entire County effective 2:00 PM, Monday, January 23, 2017

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Posted on: January 20, 2017

Whatcom County Parks Closes Hertz Trail at mile marker 1.5, Effective Immediately

County Parks and Recreation staff has closed Hertz Trail at Lake Whatcom Park mile marker 1.5, effective immediately due to a minor landslide.

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Posted on: January 12, 2017

Superior Court/Juvenile Division Recruiting for CASA Volunteers

Superior Court/Juvenile Division is recruiting for our CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) Volunteer program! Contact Cynthia Whipple, 360/778-5503 or Keri Wallace, 360/778-5531 regarding the application/ interview process. Training in March.

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Posted on: January 10, 2017

Whatcom County Health Department is Seeking Hydro-geologists

Whatcom County Health Department is seeking hydrogeologists who are interested in being placed on a list of consultants that offer services to landowners and developers who are in need of hydrogeological expertise in complying with the County’s ...

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Posted on: December 9, 2016

Whatcom County Council Adopts Interim Ordinance Effective December 18, 2016

On December 6, 2016 the County Council adopted an interim ordinance that will enact code amendments implementing the Supreme Court's Hirst decision. The ordinance, when effective, will require proof of legal water availability prior to permit submittal.

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Posted on: October 25, 2016

Stormwater Regulation Changes Adopted by Council Oct 22

These regulations are designed to normalize the stormwater requirements, provide compliance with the County's National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Phase II Permit (Clean Water Act), recognize the impact of tree removal in Lake Whatcom, ...Read on...

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