Public Works



Bridge Restrictions


Road Closures/Restrictions

Objectives & Divisions
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
  • Maintenance and Operations
  • Ferry
  • Water & Natural Resources
  1. Chip Seal Schedule August 3rd thru August 6th

    Lake Samish area roads scheduled to be chip sealed the week of August 3rd thru August 6th. Read on...
  2. Hannegan Rd-Portal Way-Potter Rd-Slater Rd 7.24.15

    Current updates on Hannegan Rd, Portal Way, Potter Rd Bridge, and Slater Rd. Read on...
  3. 2015 Road Shoulder Herbicide Program

    The Whatcom County Public Works Department is beginning the year 2015 Road Shoulder Herbicide Program. Read on...
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