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Construction on asbestos-filled creek in Whatcom to begin next week

Swift Creek carries massive asbestos deposits around region

Swift Creek runs down Sumas Mountain on Aug. 11.
Swift Creek runs down Sumas Mountain on Aug. 11. (Hailey Hoffman/Cascadia Daily News)
By Julia Lerner Staff Reporter
A sediment-filled creek in East Whatcom has been transporting naturally occurring asbestos deposits

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