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Posted on: May 25, 2018

Memorial Day Office Closure, May 28

Please note that all county government offices will be closed in observance of Memorial Day on Monday May 28.

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Posted on: May 22, 2018

Parks and Recreation Commission has an Open Position

The Parks and Recreation Commission, which meets the third Thursday of every month, serves in an advisory capacity to the County Executive and the Parks & Recreation Department on issues related to parks and recreation.  Currently there is a ...

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Posted on: May 22, 2018

Superior Court Announces the Passing of Judge Ira Uhrig

The Whatcom County Superior Court announces, with great sorrow, that Judge Ira Uhrig died Monday, May 21, 2018. His death resulted from complications of a lymphoma condition he had battled heroically for several years. Judge Uhrig served on the Superior C...

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Posted on: May 18, 2018

Birch Bay Beach Fest and Feast June 2, 2018

Visit the Birch Bay Beach Fest and Feast on Saturday, June 2 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Birch Bay State Park to celebrate improved water quality in Birch Bay and new interpretive signs in honor of long-time Birch Bay advocate Jerry Larson. In January 2018,...

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Posted on: May 14, 2018

Lummi Island Ferry Punch Card Sales Press Release

Sales will be 12 pm to 3:15 pm at the Lummi Island ferry office.As a reminder, we sell all types of ferry punch cards on the Island including current Needs Based customers.We accept cash, checks, and credit cards. We only keep a small bank with us for cha...

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Posted on: April 12, 2018

Document Recording Fees are Increasing in June

Document recording fees will increase by $25 effective June 7, 2018.

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Posted on: March 22, 2018

Construction Notice - Silver Lake Park - April 9th thru June 22nd

Starting April 9, 2018 Whatcom County Parks & Recreation will begin reconstruction on the main entrance road and auxiliary parking lot. The construction will include road widening and asphalt surfacing. The construction project is anticipated to be co...

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Posted on: March 9, 2018

2018 Herbicide Program Notification

The Whatcom County Public Works Department is beginning the year 2018 Road Shoulder Herbicide Program. Approximately 250 miles of roads are scheduled for treatment. Lawns and yard areas may have a minimum 12” wide strip treated to aid drainage and minimiz...

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Posted on: February 14, 2018

Whatcom County Food Inspection Results Now Available Online

A search feature added this week to the Whatcom County Health Department’s website allows users to view summaries of food inspections for the most recent five years.

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Posted on: December 6, 2017

Whatcom County Health Board Approves New Secure Medicine Return Program

The Whatcom County Council, in their role as the Health Board, voted unanimously on December 5, 2017 to adopt regulation that creates and funds a secure medicine return program for Whatcom County.

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