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  1. How We’re Preparing for COVID-19 and What You Can Do

    The new coronavirus outbreak is continuing to spread to more countries, and it is more and more likely that we will see an increase in cases of 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in the U.S. What does that mean for Whatcom County? Here are some answers. Learn more
  2. Planned Service Outage for Lummi Island Ferry - March 11

    The Whatcom Chief will be out of service from 10:10am – 3pm on Wednesday, March 11th, for inspection and maintenance of the ferry terminal facilities at both Lummi Island and Gooseberry Point. Read on...
  3. Notice of Ethics Commission Annual Meeting March 3 at 3:30 p.m.

    The Whatcom County Ethics Commission will hold its annual administrative meeting on Tuesday, March 3, 2020, at 3:30 p.m. in the Executive's Office, Suite #108, - 1st floor of the Whatcom County Courthouse, 311 Grand Avenue, Bellingham, Washington. Read on...
  4. New Pilot Project -- Do It Yourself Mitigation Plan

    Whatcom County PDS announces a pilot project to allow single-family homeowners to complete their own mitigation plans. This Do it Yourself (DIY) mitigation packet is for projects impacting 1,000 square feet or less of critical area buffers. Read on...
  5. Birch Bay Drive Project Update 2/7/2020

    An update on the Birch Bay Drive and Pedestrian Facility Project has been posted. The purpose is to restore the natural shoreline, protect the roadway from storm damage, and support pedestrian safety. The completion date is April 2021.
  6. Draft Lake Whatcom Management Program Work Plan Available for Comment

    The draft Lake Whatcom Management Program Work Plan is now available for public review and comment.
  7. Information on Reporting Damages to Home or Business Due to Recent Flooding

    Sheriff’s Office Div. of Emergency Mgmt., County Health Dept. and County Planning and Dev. Services have provided guidance on clean up and assessment of damages to your home or business due to effects from the flooding over the last several days. Read on...
  8. Novel Coronavirus Information

    There are currently no cases of 2019 novel coronavirus in Whatcom County. We've got resources to help you learn more about it and how we're responding locally. Learn more
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