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Posted on: June 16, 2020

Fire Marshal's 4th of July Press Release

Whatcom County only allows consumer fireworks to be discharged during the following dates and times:July 3rd:  6:00 PM until 11:00 PMJuly 4th:  6:00 PM until 12:00 midnightJuly 5th:  6:00 PM until 11:00 PM

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Additional Info... Planning & Development Services - Planning all departments
Posted on: April 17, 2020

State Dept of Natural Resources Publishes New Landslide Mapping

A new map published by the Washington State Department of Natural Resources inventories landslides and alluvial fans in western Whatcom County. The inventory identified 1,911 landslides and 2,470 alluvial fans, providing a valuable resource for planners, ...

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Additional Info... Planning & Development Services - Planning all departments
Posted on: December 12, 2019

New Pilot Project -- Do It Yourself Mitigation Plan

Whatcom County has developed a pilot project to allow single-family homeowners to complete their own mitigation plans. This Do it Yourself (DIY) Single Family Residential mitigation packet is for projects impacting 1,000 square feet or less of critical ar...

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DIY Mitigation Packet Planning & Development Services - Planning all departments