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New! Road Construction Projects App

Our new Road Projects Viewer is a map of where drivers can expect to find construction-related traffic impacts on Whatcom County roads. This app is updated on Thursdays and Fridays. 

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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.

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  1. Birch Bay Work Postponed between Lora Lane and the Bay Breeze Restaurant

    Expected rain this week has postponed gravel paving between Lora Lane and the Bay Breeze Restaurant previously scheduled for Sept. 22-23. We had asked the public to stay away during construction, but restrictions are postponed until the work begins.
  2. Periodic Closures of Mosquito Lake Road Sept. 28-30 for Bridge Inspections

    Routine inspections of the Mosquito Lake Road bridge over the middle fork of the Nooksack River will periodically close the roadway starting Sept. 28. Drivers are encouraged to use alternate routes or expect significant delays during this work. Read on...
  3. Axlund Road Work Cancelled Due to Weather

    Axlund Road work scheduled for Sept. 23-24 has been canceled. No new date has been set yet for this work. Please direct questions to Whatcom County Public Works, Maintenance and Operations at (360) 778-6400.
  4. Expect Minor Delays on Northwest and Slater as Paving Continues

    Over the next few weeks, drivers can expect minor delays on Northwest during paving, and on both roads for the addition of pavement markings, guardrail adjustments, and shoulder rock installation. Read on...
  5. East Smith Road Work Nearly Complete

    This project is almost done! The biggest thing still left to complete is the installation of four-way flashing red beacons at the new Everson-Goshen and E. Smith intersection. Read on...
  6. Lena Road Closure Sept. 14-15 for Culvert Replacement

    The Whatcom County Public Works Department will close Lena Road between Finkbonner Road and Lummi View Drive from 8 am on Monday, September 14, through 4:30 pm on Tuesday, September 15, for a culvert installation project. Read on...
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