Slater Road west of I-5 reopens ahead of schedule

Crews have reopened Slater Road at the railroad crossing.

They had planned to close Slater Road at the crossing, which is between Rural Avenue and the Nooksack River, until 5 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 21. But they finished work to the crossing early and re-opened it at 7 a.m. Friday, according to Whatcom County Public Works.