Public Works



Bridge Restrictions


Emergency 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

        ◦  Water & Natural Resources         ◦   Ferry

  • Maintenance and Operations
  1. News Flash
  2. Calendar
  1. South Pass Rd/Saar Creek Bridge No. 212 Replacement

    This project involves replacing the existing structurally deficient bridge with a new reinforced concrete bridge structure. Beginning Wednesday, July 13th the bridge will be closed to ALL traffic. A signed detour route will be in place. Additional Info...
  2. So. Pass Rd/Saar Creek Bridge No. 212 Replacement

    Upcoming Construction Project Notification for June 24, 2016 Additional Info...
  3. 2016 Lummi Island Ferry Dry Dock

    Dry dock will begin on Thursday, September 8, 2016. The Whatcom Chief is due to return to its regular schedule on Thursday, September 29, 2016. Additional Info...
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