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Posted on: July 11, 2019

Check Shellfish Safety Before You Dig! Some Whatcom Beaches Closed

Marine biotoxin levels have recently increased again in Whatcom County waters, and as a result, recreational shellfish harvest has been closed to all species in Birch Bay.

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Posted on: April 30, 2019

Long Overhang Notice for the Lummi Island Ferry

If you are transporting a trailer or driving a vehicle with a long overhang past the rear axles, we strongly suggest you travel aboard the Whatcom County ferry at a tide no lower than 4 feet.

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Posted on: April 25, 2019

Roberts Road Closure Commencing April 29

Roberts Road will be closed beginning Monday, April 29, 2019, north of Goshen Road for the Roberts Road/Anderson Creek Bridge No. 249 Replacement Project. A signed detour route will be in place.

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Posted on: January 2, 2019

Whatcom County Emergency Management Incident Information

Information on any Office of Emergency Management incidents can be found here. The page is updated as needed.

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Posted on: July 11, 2019

Check Shellfish Safety Before You Dig! Some Whatcom Beaches Closed

Marine biotoxin levels have increased again in some Whatcom County waters, and recreational shellfish harvest has been closed in Birch Bay, Portage Bay, and other areas. Check the Washington State Shellfish Safety map for the latest closure information.

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Posted on: June 6, 2019

Northern Whatcom County Beaches Closed to Recreational Shellfish Harvest

Unsafe levels of paralytic shellfish poisoning (PSP) biotoxin have been detected in molluscan shellfish on beaches in Whatcom County. Most Whatcom County beaches are closed to recreational shellfish harvesting.

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Posted on: May 16, 2019

New Measles Cases in Washington State

Check your immunization status to make sure your family is up-to-date on your measles (MMR) vaccinations.

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Posted on: July 17, 2019

ADA Transition Plan Open House 7/30/19

Whatcom County wants input and assistance to develop a countywide, rights-of-way ADA Transition Plan. The Transition Plan will ensure that curb ramps, sidewalks, pedestrian crossings, pedestrian push buttons are to current standards and accessible to all.

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Posted on: June 19, 2019

West Badger Road Closure

West Badger Road will be closed approximately 1-mile west of Guide Meridian (SR 539) beginning Monday, June 24 for the W. Badger Rd/Bertrand Creek Bridge No. 50 Replacement Project.

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Posted on: June 13, 2019

06/13/19 Whatcom Chief Summer Fuel Truck Schedule Change

To maximize service, we will be limiting propane and fuel deliveries during the months of July and August. During these months, we will welcome propane and fuel trucks on Thursdays only. This change is in effect July 8, 2019 thru Sept 2, 2019.

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Posted on: June 13, 2019

Small Area Paving Press Release 6.13.19

Whatcom County Public Works proposed to repair Birch Bay Drive storm damage, Truck Road flood damage, and several railroad and bridge approaches starting late June 2019.

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Posted on: April 25, 2019

Roberts Road Closure 4/25/19

Roberts Road will be closed beginning Monday, April 29, 2019, north of Goshen Road for the Roberts Road/Anderson Creek Bridge No. 249 Replacement Project. A signed detour route will be in in place

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Posted on: June 24, 2019

06/24/19 3rd Qtr Punch Card Sales at the Lummi Island Ferry

The next three Lummi Island punch card sales dates are:
July 3, 2019
August 7, 2019
September 4, 2019
Punch card sales will be 12 pm to 3:15 pm at the Lummi Island ferry office.

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Posted on: June 13, 2019

06/13/19 Whatcom Chief Summer Fuel Truck Schedule Change

To maximize service, we will be limiting propane and fuel deliveries during the months of July and August. During these months, we will welcome propane and fuel trucks on Thursdays only. This change is in effect July 8, 2019 thru Sept 2, 2019.

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Posted on: April 30, 2019

04/30/19 Revised Long Overhang Notice for the Lummi Island Ferry

If you are transporting a trailer or driving a vehicle with a long overhang past the rear axles, we strongly suggest you travel aboard the Whatcom County ferry at a tide no lower than 4 feet.

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