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, and Maintenance and Operations. Public Works also
provides year-round ferry service to Lummi Island.
also provide a variety of environmental services for the county
including solid waste management; river and flood management; water
resources management, and noxious weed control for the County.