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. Portal Way - Lake Whatcom Blvd. - Potter Rd. - Slater Rd. Bridge 512

    Lake Whatcom - Work will begin on 5/26 - Slater Road Bridge 512 - Work will begin on 5/26 Read on...
  2. Road Closures/Traffic Limitations

    Portal Way-Dakota Creek Bridge Closure 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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