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  1. Fire Marshal Lifts Burn Ban Restrictions Effective 5:00 pm September 25th

    Due to the increase in fuel moisture levels and recent rain, the Fire Marshal’s Office will lift the burn ban for outdoor burning. The burn ban will be lifted at 5:00 PM on Friday, September 25th, 2020 for the unincorporated areas of Whatcom County. Read on...
  2. Burn Ban Restrictions Reduced - Effective 5:00 pm Wednesday September 23, 2020

    Due to the increase in fuel moisture levels and rain, the Fire Marshal’s Office will begin to allow recreational fires. The modified burning restrictions will be in effect at 5:00 PM on September 23rd, 2020 for the unincorporated areas of Whatcom County. Read on...
  3. Second Half Property Tax Deadline Will Not Be Extended

    Whatcom County property owners have until Monday, November 2, to pay the second half of their 2020 bill. Read on...
  4. Silver Lake Park Dry Hydrant Construction and Temporary Boat Launch Closure

    The boat launch at Silver Lake Park will be closed September 28, 2020 through October 9, 2020 during construction of a new dry hydrant in the vicinity of the boat launch. Additional Info...
  5. Auditor's Response to USPS Election Mailer

    Whatcom County voters may soon receive a postcard from the U.S. Postal Service encouraging voters to “plan ahead” for the November 3 General Election. Read on...
  6. Updated Burn Ban - Outdoor Burning Prohibited Effective Immediately

    Due to increasingly dry weather conditions, and anticipated increase of Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) fire danger to HIGH, the Deputy Fire Marshal has ordered a prohibition on all open burning effective immediately. Read on...
  7. Mobile testing program continues during the week of August 30

    Our mobile testing program will continue at all sites throughout the county during the week of August 30. Tests are available by appointment only. Learn more
  8. Ferry Dry Dock Shuttle Service and Vehicle Parking Information Available Online

    We have updated our ferry dry dock webpage with additional information on our island shuttle van service and personal vehicle parking information. Find out more and view/print maps. Read on...
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  1. COVID-19 Updates Link

    This is the page where the updates are posted by the Whatcom County Health Dept. They are updated as new information is available. Read On...
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