Public Works



Bridge Restrictions


Road Closures/Restrictions

Objectives & Divisions
The largest of Whatcom County departments, Public Works' primary objective is to maintain the integrity of the Whatcom County Road System in an efficient, cost effective manner that provides safe travel for the public. This is accomplished through the work of several  divisions: 

  • Engineering
  • Equipment Services
  • Maintenance and Operations
  • Ferry
  • Water & Natural Resources
  1. Potter Rd - Slater Rd - Portal Way 4.14.15

    Slater Road - On Friday, April 17th the bridge will undergo its required biennial inspection. Read on...
  2. Planned Service Outage - Lummi Island Ferry

    Lummi Island Ferry Planned Service Outage, April 22, 2015 - 10:30 am to 3:00 pm. Read on...
  3. 2015 Road Shoulder Herbicide Program

    The Whatcom County Public Works Department is beginning the year 2015 Road Shoulder Herbicide Program. Read on...
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