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  1. Lummi Island Ferry Dry Dock Update from Senior Master, Rich Hudson

    Repairs and maintenance of the Lummi Island Ferry, Whatcom Chief, are ongoing and are on schedule. At this time, we expect the Whatcom Chief to return to service Saturday, May 21st about 4 p.m. Read on...
  2. Access to Courthouse on Thursday morning, May 19

    All public access to the courthouse will be through the south door of the building until approx. 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 19 due to the removal of the totem pole, being taken away for repair. Sidewalks and doors will reopen as soon as it is safe. Read on...
  3. Hovander Park is Open

    Hovander Park is now open to the public. This includes all park areas, trails, bathrooms and parking areas. The Fragrance Garden at Tennant Lake is also open. The Boardwalk Trail does still remain closed, as well as the playgrounds. Read on...
  4. Fee Waivers Extended for Certain Permits Related to Flood Damage Repairs

    County Executive Satpal Sidhu has extended two executive orders aimed at facilitating recovery in areas affected by flooding in November 2021. Read on...
  5. Abbreviated Dry Dock Schedule for Lummi Island Ferry, May 3 to 25

    Here is the 2022 Lummi Island Ferry Dry Dock abbreviated schedule for May 3 to 25. Read on...
  6. Executive Sidhu proclaims Wildfire Awareness Month May, 2022

    Executive Satpal Sidhu proclaims May 2022 as Wildfire Awareness Month as a means for education and a call for residents of Whatcom County to act to reduce wildfire threat and work towards being more fire-adapted. Additional Info...
  7. Boat Inspection Stations Open Saturday, April 23

    Are you ready for a new boating season? Help stop the spread of aquatic invasive species (AIS)! Remember to purchase your 2022 AIS permit online before heading to the boat launch. Read on...
  8. Whatcom County Health Department Launches New Response Division

    On Friday, April 1st, the Whatcom County Health Department officially launched its Response Systems Division, a new division focused on serving people in mental or behavioral health crises and building infrastructure to provide coordinated services. Learn more
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  1. Flood Response Information

    Here is where the information is posted for road conditions, community resources and all updates on the flood response. Read On...
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