The County Council and County Executive are now accepting applications for county board and commission vacancies. All appointees must live in and be registered to vote in Whatcom County and, if applicable, meet the residency, employment, and/or affiliatio...
The public is invited to attend the Drayton Harbor Shellebration on Friday, December 14 from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. at the G Street Plaza located in downtown Blaine, WA. This free event will include refreshments, oyster samples courtesy of the Drayton...
Whatcom County is transitioning to a new agenda management system. The way you find agendas and other meeting information on the County's website will be changing in the new year. Click the link below to learn more.
From disease rates to graduation rates, the 2018 Whatcom County Community Health Assessment, released today by the Whatcom County Health Department, provides a comprehensive look at the state of the county’s health.
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.
This report provides a glimpse of the highlights that occurred in all three divisions of the Auditor's Office; Elections, Licensing, and Recording. The report provides a summary of events in 2017 as well as statistical information and fun facts....
The Whatcom County Citizens' Election Advisory Committee (CEAC) will meet at 10:00 am, Thursday, December 13, 2018. The agenda follows:
Whatcom County Courthouse, 311 Grand Ave.
Conference Room 513, 5th Floor, Bellingham, WA
Thursday, December 13, ...
Six years, 151 babies, 201 families. Since 2012, our Nurse Family Partnership has been investing in the health of the next generation by helping guide first-time parents through the changes of pregnancy, birth, and early stages of childhood.
Businesses and community groups who wish to clean up and safely dispose of needles found on private or public property can now do so with free needle clean-up kits provided by the Whatcom County Health Department.
The Whatcom County Opioid Response Task Force is launching a new community education campaign, Whatcom Has Hope, designed to provide information about opioid addiction and prevention.
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.
Starting January 2019 Whatcom County Parks & Recreation will begin reconstruction of the Maple Creek Campground at Silver Lake Park. The campground improvement project will include reconstruction and widening of campground roads and shoulders, install...
The public is invited to attend the Drayton Harbor Shellebration on Friday, December 14 from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. at the G Street Plaza located in downtown Blaine, WA. This free event will include refreshments, oyster samples courtesy of t...
Daily briefing on Emergency Management Events, Incidents and Activities. This also includes weather updates for Whatcom County.
The Whatcom County Treasurer’s Office will be reducing passport acceptance hours to 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM, Monday through Friday, until further notice. Hours for all other services will remain 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM, Monday through Friday.
Whatcom County is looking for fill vacancies on various Boards and Commissions.
See current Boards and Commissions vacancies.
The Whatcom County Council has convened the Incarceration Prevention & Reduction Task Force to work on incarceration and jail issues in Whatcom County.