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Posted on: April 23, 2018

Louws to give State of the County Presentation

Executive Jack Louws will present his "State of the County" remarks to County Council at their regular meeting on April 24 at 7 p.m. in Council Chambers at the Courthouse 311 Grand Avenue, Bellingham, WA.

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Posted on: April 12, 2018

Document Recording Fees are Increasing in June

Document recording fees will increase by $25 effective June 7, 2018.

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Posted on: April 16, 2018

Tuesday, April 24th, is Election Day for Blaine School District Registered Voters

Blaine School District registered voters are reminded that Tuesday, April 24th is Election Day.  Official ballot drop boxes that are open for this election are listed on the insert enclosed with the ballot or on our website, County Auditor Debbie...

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Posted on: April 23, 2018

Candidate Filing Week is May 14 - 18

County Auditor Debbie Adelstein announced that candidate filing week is Monday, May 14 – Friday, May 18.  Persons interested in running for office can visit the Auditor’s website at www.whatcomcounty.us/1730/candidates for a list of offices up fo...

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Posted on: April 16, 2018

Samish Lodge Deck Replacement Begins April 17, 2018

Whatcom County Parks & Recreation is replacing the deck on the Samish Lodge located in Samish Park. Construction begins on April 17, 2018 and is expected to be completed by May 16, 2018. The project will replace the deck while improving accessibility....

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Posted on: April 14, 2018

Property Taxes due April 30

Your property tax payment will be accepted as timely if it has a postmark of no later than April 30, 2018. Any postmark after this date will be considered as late, and the payment must include the correct interest and penalty, otherwise it will be returne...

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Posted on: April 2, 2018

Update of 2018 Legislation Passed in Olympia

Several pieces of election-related legislation were passed in this 2018 Legislative Session.

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Posted on: March 15, 2018

Notice of April 24 Special Election

Registration Deadlines: Monday, March 26, is the deadline for mail-in registrations or address changes to be eligible to vote in the April 24, 2018 Special Election.  March 26 also is the deadline for online registrations or address changes at ww...

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Posted on: March 22, 2018

Construction Notice - Silver Lake Park - April 9th thru June 22nd

Starting April 9, 2018 Whatcom County Parks & Recreation will begin reconstruction on the main entrance road and auxiliary parking lot. The construction will include road widening and asphalt surfacing. The construction project is anticipated to be co...

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Posted on: March 9, 2018

2018 Herbicide Program Notification

The Whatcom County Public Works Department is beginning the year 2018 Road Shoulder Herbicide Program. Approximately 250 miles of roads are scheduled for treatment. Lawns and yard areas may have a minimum 12” wide strip treated to aid drainage and minimiz...

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Posted on: March 13, 2018

Whatcom County Planning & Development Services Launches Virtual Inspection Program

Whatcom County Planning & Development Services (PDS) Building Services Division is pleased to announce the release of a new pilot program for inspections. PDS is offering Virtual Inspections to be used for certain types of inspections.

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Posted on: February 14, 2018

Whatcom County Food Inspection Results Now Available Online

A search feature added this week to the Whatcom County Health Department’s website allows users to view summaries of food inspections for the most recent five years.

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Posted on: December 6, 2017

Whatcom County Health Board Approves New Secure Medicine Return Program

The Whatcom County Council, in their role as the Health Board, voted unanimously on December 5, 2017 to adopt regulation that creates and funds a secure medicine return program for Whatcom County.

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