The Stormwater Division implements stormwater programs that work to protect water resources and improve water quality impacts from stormwater runoff in the unincorporated areas of Whatcom County.

Programs and services include capital stormwater facility construction, inspection and maintenance of stormwater infrastructure, coordination and implementation of watershed plans, water quality monitoring, compliance with state water quality standards, and providing education, outreach, and technical support to the public on stormwater topics. Staff also coordinates with other Public Works divisions, departments, and agencies to investigate, respond, and resolve potential spills or illicit discharges.

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Contact Us

  1. Stormwater/NPDES

    Whatcom County Public Works

    322 N Commercial Street
    Bellingham, WA 98225

    Email: [email protected]
    Phone:  360-778-6230

    Staff Directory

Stormwater Facility 2
Stormwater Facility 1 resized