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

Donald Ave Water Quality Retrofit

Grassy field next to road looking over the water
Project Overview: EV-0171 This project will improve water quality in Lake Whatcom through the retrofit of an existing stormwater treatment facility on Northshore Drive near Donald Avenue. Work along Donald Avenue east of Northshore is possible. The project was awarded a grant by the Department of Ecology (DOE). The project design and construction phases are ... Read more

Park Place Stormwater Facility Rebuild

​​Project Overview: EV-0155​ This project will retrofit the City of Bellingham’s Park Place Sand Filter Facility to significantly increase the facility’s ability to remove phosphorus from stormwater runoff.  The reconstructed Park Place facility will treat roughly 105 acres of mixed development and forested area within the Lake Whatcom Watershed.  The project will improve the phosphorus treatment ... Read more

Lake Padden Lift Stations

​​​Project Overview:  EU-0181 Upgrade the aging three facility sewer lift station system serving the east side of Lake Padden Park, including the Dog Park bathroom, the Picnic Area bathroom, and the Lake Padden Golf Course main buildings. Funded with City funds- Greenways III and REET funding sources. Status – July 2020 Accomplishments: Construction started. ​ Previous accomplishments: ... Read more

Annual Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation Project

​​Project Overview: ​EU-0178 Annual program for replacement and rehabilitation of sanitary sewer mains and manholes via open-trench and trenchless methods. This project will rehabilitate or replace sewer mains and manholes which are deteriorated or have reached the end of their service life. The program also includes elements to reduce or eliminate stormwater inflow and groundwater infiltration ... Read more