Public Works



Bridge Restrictions


Emergency 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.    
  1. News Flash
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  3. Calendar
  1. Lummi Island Ferry Planned Service Outage 8/30/17

    The Whatcom Chief will not be in service on 8/30/17 from 10:10 AM to 3:00 PM for Lummi Island and Gooseberry Point approach spans necessary inspection and maintenance activities. Additional Info...
  2. Whatcom County Public Works Notification - Crack Seal Road List for the week of August 21, 2017.

    Notification of roads to be crack sealed from August 21 through August 24, 2017. Read on...
  3. Road Maintenance Service Request Form

    Please use this form for routine road maintenance service requests. You may also call us directly at (360) 778-6400. Please call 911 immediately if your request is an emergency or to report a down or missing STOP, STOP AHEAD, CURVE, or YIELD sign. Create a Service Request...
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Slater Road/Jordan Creek

- WSDOT Scoop - Here's the scoop: The stop signs on SR 548/Grandview Road and Kickerville Road near Ferndale are temporary and were put up for a Whatcom County fish passage project truck detour through this intersection. Read more: