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Big state budget surplus comes to Whatcom, Skagit

Lawmakers bring home transportation, construction projects

Whatcom County Public Works has a bright yellow sign letting drivers know of water over the roadway.
Floodwaters cover a road in Lynden. The November 2021 floods helped convince state lawmakers to approve $14 million this year to elevate Slater Road near Ferndale. (Hailey Hoffman/Cascadia Daily News)
By Ralph Schwartz Staff Reporter
Slater Road will be elevated above troublesome floodwaters. A new electric ferry will get people to
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