Drivers in Whatcom County will see some new major projects starting Monday, Aug. 24, in addition to ongong roadwork.
Sudden Valley: Sudden Valley Drive will be closed from Glacier Ridge Drive to Harbor View Drive through Thursday, Aug. 27, for a culvert replacement. Signs will direct drivers to a detour route. Motorists should expect delays. Questions: Contact Stremler Gravel at 360-354-8585.
North of Lynden: H Street Road will be closed to through traffic for ditch and shoulder work between Guide Meridian and Jackman Road from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Thursday, Aug. 27 and again next week. This closure does not apply to emergency vehicles, school buses or local traffic, but delays should be expected. Questions: Contact Whatcom County maintenance and operations, 360-778-6400.
Downtown Bellingham: North State Street will be reduced to a single lane between Maple and Rose streets starting Monday. In addition, Laurel Street between State and Forest streets will be restricted to local traffic, accessed only from Forest. The six-week project includes pedestrian safety improvements such as crosswalks, sidewalks and street lighting, plus bicycle markings will be refreshed leading to the South Bay Trail.
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Other Bellingham projects are online at piersystem.com/go/doc/1264/2586842/.