Whatcom County Public Works Department has scheduled a bridge repair project on the Goshen Road Bridge beginning Monday, April 22, 2019.
A one lane road closure will be in effect daily from 6:00 am until 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday for approximately two weeks with a tentative project completion date of Friday, May 3, 2019. This project is expected to cause delays. Alternate routes are encouraged and flaggers will be in place for the duration of the project. As this project is weather dependent, the closure dates and/or times are subject to change.
This closure is in effect for ALL TRAFFIC, including emergency vehicles and school buses.
Please direct questions to Whatcom County Public Works, Maintenance and Operations at (360) 778-6400.
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