Arroyo Bridge

Arroyo Trail
The consultant engineer is currently finalizing the permits and the construction documents. The bridge supports and superstructure are broken at the existing stone abutment and new steel/I-beam stringers will be part of the repair from the existing stone abutment to the North bank, as well as new decking and hand railing on the entire bridge. ... Read more

Lake Padden Parking Lot Expansion

Lake Padden Parking Lot
NOW OPEN! This project is a partnership with the Whatcom Mountain Bike Coalition and the city and has created a 184 stall paved parking lot. It expanded the existing parking area at Lake Padden Park across the street from Galbraith Lane on Samish Way. Amenities include portable toilets and 2 new kiosks, as well as ... Read more

Mill Avenue Overlay

Project Overview: ES-556 This project involves installing sidewalks, curb, and gutter on both sides and then overlaying Mill Street from Samish Way to 40th Street to improve pedestrian access and preserve roadway services. The project includes site survey and geotech investigation as needed. Construction scope includes addition of street section, stormwater improvements and site restoration. ... Read more

Harrison Street Slope Stabilization

​​​Project Overview: EW237​​ This project will facilitate the repair of the water main which was installed in 1992. The water main is in good condition but due to the slope above slipping, the pipe has come apart at the joints on more than one occasion. In addition, the slippage has also caused a rock wall to collapse. The overall repairs ... Read more

Lincoln-Lakeway Multimodal Transportation Study

​​​​​​​​​​​​​Project Overview:​ ES-0555​ In 2020, Public Works led a multi-agency p​roject team with staff from WTA, WSDOT, WCOG and transportation planning and engineering consultants in a comprehensive multimodal transportation study for the area generally bounded by the Samish/I-5 interchange on the south; Samish-Maple-Ellis corridor on the west; Iowa/I-5 interchange on the north; and Puget Street on the east (see ... Read more

2020 TBD Projects and 40th Street Sidewalk

​​​​Project Overview: ES-0553 This project includes pedestrian and bicycle facility improvements throughout Bellingham including a new sidewalk on the east side of 40th Street from El​wood to Fielding and improvements at the Grant/Kentucky intersection. This will improve pedestrian and bicycle access.  Funded by Street and Transportation Benefit District. ​ Project Status – May 2021 Accomplishments: Project complete. Next Milestone: Close-out ... Read more