Bennett Drive (Marine Dr. to W. Bakerview Rd.) Roadway Resurfacing & Safety Project

The project includes resurfacing with hot mix asphalt, addition of bicycle lanes, upgrading of intersection curb ramps to current Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) standards, and other safety improvements. Preliminary engineering and design completed in 2017 anticipated construction in 2018.

​Project Status



In response to community input from the project's public open house meeting on July 26, 2017, Whatcom County Public Works has added additional 30 mph Speed Limit signs to the Bennett Drive roadway corridor. New signs have been installed north of the Cottonwood Avenue intersections for northbound traffic, and south of the Alderwood Avenue intersection for southbound traffic.

7.26.17 Public Meeting Comments/Summary



Open House Meeting - July 26, 2017, 6:00 pm at Bellingham Technical College, Room G103B

Open House Meeting Notification


Driving Directions to Bellingham Technical College

​Overall Project Limits and Conceptual Plans Exhibit (7/25/17)



Overall Project Limits and Conceptual Plans