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From The Auditor
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Bellingham, WA, April 23, 2018: County Auditor Debbie Adelstein announced that candidate filing week is Monday, May 14 – Friday, May 18. Persons interested in running for office can visit the Auditor’s website at www.whatcomcounty.us/1730/candidates for a list of offices up for election, candidate filing fees, a comprehensive Candidate Filing Guide, and other relevant information.
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Information related to becoming a candidate and filing for office in Whatcom County.
Candidates can file their Declaration of Candidacy online at www.whatcomcounty.us/1891/File-for-Office. Online filing opens May 14 at 9:00 am and closes May 18 at 4:00 pm.
Candidates who file in person at the Auditor’s Office, 311 Grand Ave., Suite 103, Bellingham, will be directed to a computer station to complete their filing information. In person filing opens May 14 at 8:30 am and ends May 18 at 4:30 pm.
A candidate may mail the Declaration of Candidacy form accompanied by the filing fee beginning April 30, to the Whatcom County Auditor’s Office, Election Division, 311 Grand Ave., Suite 103, Bellingham, WA 98225. Filings received by mail will be processed starting the Monday of official filing week. Filings must be received in the Auditor’s Office no later than 4:30 pm, Friday, May 18. Any filing received before April 30 or after the deadline will be rejected and returned to the candidate.
For additional information contact: Chief Deputy Auditor Diana Bradrick at (360) 778-5130.
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Roundabout construction at the intersection of Highways 9 and 542 about to begin, folks...
"Deming Area - Intersection Improvements - #9172
Highway: SR 542 Region: Northwest County: Whatcom Location: Milepost(s) 14.36 - 14.73
Contact: Gabe Ng, Project Engineer, 360-788-7403
Description: WSDOT contractor crews from Coloacurcio Brothers are building a roundabout at the east junction of SR 9 and SR 542. This project will improve safety by reducing speeds of SR 542 travelers, allowing SR 9 travelers safer turning movements.
Monday, April 16 through Friday, April 20 - Crews will reduce lanes through this area daily from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. to move equipment and begin roundabout work.
Monday, April 23 until mid-May - Flaggers will alternate travelers through this area around-the-clock during roundabout construction. Travelers should leave extra time if travel plans take them through this area east of Deming."