News - 2021 Flood

News Releases

Whatcom County Receives Individual Assistance Declaration January 6, 2022
Temporary Additional Opportunity for Flood Debris Disposal Offered  December 31, 2021
Whatcom County flood recovery weekly report - Numbers and narrative for week of Dec 13-17 December 17, 2021
Additional reporting options for flood damage December 15, 2021
‘Atmospheric Rivers’ and Flood Recovery weekly report - Numbers, narrative for week of Dec. 6-10 December 10, 2021
Emergency Repair Work Underway on Whatcom County Roads December 3, 2021
Flood Recovery Efforts Underway, Preliminary Damage Estimates at Least $50 Million Businesses, Residents Should Continue To Report Losses December 3, 2021
Municipalities, public entities flood damage reporting deadline Dec. 6 December 2, 2021
Community’s flood Response transitioning to Recovery process December 1, 2021
Residents Asked to Remain Vigilant as Third Rain Event Soaks Region Risks of Flooding and Landslides Remain High November 30, 2021
Residents Requested to Report ANY Flood Damage November 30, 2021
DSHS Support Arrives for Flood Victims Mobile Community Service Office Stationed in Everson November 29, 2021
Additional Resources Deployed in Response to Latest Round of Flooding; Impacts Uncertain November 28, 2021
Nooksack River, Flood Response Status Nov. 27 - Local, State Support on Site As River Rises November 27, 2021
Call Center Open for Flood Response November 27, 2021
Whatcom County Waives Emergency Repair Permit Fees November 26, 2021
Local, State Resources Pre-Deployed, Ready To Respond During Weekend Storms November 26, 2021
Agencies Monitoring Upcoming Storm Systems - Public Works Begins Repair of Damaged Levee and Transportation Infrastructure  November 24, 2021
Community Flood meeting Nov. 24 - Public Questions Wanted November 23, 2021
Federal and State Flood Assistance Process November 22, 2021
County to Hold Community Meeting on Wednesday, Nov. 24 November 21, 2021
Flood Recovery Continues - Debris Site Open November 21, 2021
Flood Recovery Continues - Joint Assessment Teams Begin Field Assessments November 20, 2021
Flood Impact Assessments, Recovery Efforts Continue November 17, 2021
Whatcom County Moves to Recovery Phase Following Historic Flooding November 16, 2021
Whatcom County Flooding Prompts Rescue Efforts November 15, 2021
Emergency Proclamation Issued Due to Flooding  November 14, 2021