Electrification of Transportation

Electric vehicle charging
Project Overview: EF-0154 This project involves the installation of electric vehicle charging stations throughout Bellingham. This will improve availability of electric vehicle charging. Challenges to overcome for implementation are limited right-of-way, connection to electrical grid, and existing street improvements. This project is funded by a WA State Department of Commerce Grant and the Bellingham Transportation ... Read more

Mill Avenue Overlay

Project Overview: ES-0556 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

Meridian Street Roundabouts Feasibility Study

​Project Overview: ES-0550 In 2019, Public Works staff and Reid Middleton consultants engaged in a comprehensive study of the two closely-spaced intersection at Meridian/Birchwood and Meridian/Squalicum to examine alternatives to converting these intersections into roundabouts. The traffic signals at these two intersections must be operated in tandem and they are nearing the end of their functional lifespan. Squalicum ... Read more