Expect delays on 4 Whatcom County roads next week


Drivers are advised to take alternate routes Monday, May 13, through Friday, May 17, when crews will lay asphalt on four Whatcom County roads in preparation for chip sealing.

Crews will work from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. those days on Van Dyk Road, Huisman Road, Wiser Lake Road and Old Guide Road, all south of Lynden. Long delays are expected around work areas.

The schedule may change due to weather. For more information call 360-676-6759 or 360-380-8111.

The 974 miles of county roads are chip sealed on a seven-year cycle as part of regular maintenance.

Reach Ralph Schwartz at 360-715-2289 or ralph.schwartz@bellinghamherald.com. Read his politics blog at blogs.bellinghamherald.com/politics or follow him on Twitter at @bhamheraldpolitics.

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