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Posted on: June 23, 2022

Slater Road pavement striping scheduled for June 30th

Pavement striping operations are scheduled to begin at 5:00 am, Thursday, June 30th, 2022, on Slater Road from the Ferndale City Limits to the Lake Terrell Rd. It is requested that the public use alternate routes when possible as long delays can be expect...

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Public Works - Road Closures and Restrictions
Posted on: June 23, 2022

Chip Seal road work scheduled for the week of June 27, 2022

Whatcom County has scheduled the following roads for chip sealing from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. starting Monday, June 27, and continuing through Thursday, June 30.

  • Forest St
  • Frost Rd
  • Heady Rd
  • Paradise Valley Rd
  • Reese Hill Rd
  • Sealund Rd
  • Second St
  • Silver Lake Rd
  • South...
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Public Works - Road Closures and Restrictions
Posted on: December 17, 2021

Beach Ave - Open to single lane traffic

Beach Ave on Lummi Island has reopened to single lane traffic at Cedar Ave.   

Public Works - Road Closures and Restrictions
Posted on: July 19, 2021

Central Road East of Lunde Rd - Motorcycles use caution

There is a steel plate over the roadway on Central Road, East of Lunde Road. Motorcycles should use caution. 

Public Works - Road Closures and Restrictions
Posted on: July 19, 2021

Clipper Road, South of Strand Road - Motorcycles use Caution

There is a steel plate over the roadway at 3167 Clipper Road, South of Strand Road. Motorcycles should use caution. 

Public Works - Road Closures and Restrictions
Posted on: July 19, 2021

Deer Trail at Cherry Lane - Be Prepared to Stop

Deer Trail at Cherry Lane is reduced to a single lane. Be prepared to stop.

Public Works - Road Closures and Restrictions
Posted on: March 11, 2022

Marine Drive work continues with single lane closure delays next week

Starting March 14, drivers should expect delays and single lane closures on Marine Drive between McAlpine and Alderwood for stormwater infrastructure installation.

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Public Works - Marine Drive Reconstruction Project
Posted on: December 17, 2021

Marshall Hill Road - Closed

Marshall Hill Road is closed East of Cronk Rd due to a roadway collapse. 

Public Works - Road Closures and Restrictions
Posted on: December 17, 2021

Sunset Ave - Closed

Sunset Ave is closed between Graveline Rd and Pacific Hwy due to a roadway collapse. 

Public Works - Road Closures and Restrictions
Posted on: June 21, 2022

Chip Seal Road Work Starts June 27 on Whatcom County Roads

Each year Whatcom County Public Works selects roadways for preventative maintenance known as bituminous surface treatment, or commonly known as chip sealing. Most areas are selected on a rotating 10-12 year cycle. Roadways in the eastern and central areas...

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Public Works - Road Closures and Restrictions
Posted on: March 15, 2022

Public Works Department Prepares for 2022 Road Shoulder Herbicide Program

The 2021 Whatcom County Road Shoulder Herbicide Program will begin soon. Approximately 250 miles of roads are normally scheduled for seasonal treatment. Lawns and yard areas may have a minimum 12” wide strip treated to aid in drainage and minimi...

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