FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 11, 2021
Media Contact: Melissa Morin, Public Information Officer
Phone: (360) 594-2504
E-mail address: WUC_JIC@co.whatcom.wa.us
Whatcom County Moves to Phase 2 of the Healthy Washington - Roadmap to Recovery Plan
Bellingham, WA - Data released today by the Washington State Department of Health (DOH) enables the North Region, which includes Whatcom County, to move to Phase 2 of the Healthy Washington - Roadmap to Recovery Reopening Plan, effective Monday, Feb. 15.
“This is good news for our community. We’re happy to see that Whatcom is trending in the right direction, and that trend has contributed to our region moving forward,” said Erika Lautenbach, director of the Whatcom County Health Department. “This creates more opportunities for our local businesses to open and rebuild and more options for our community to support our local businesses.”