WHATCOM — West Badger Road is now closed approximately one mile west of the Guide Meridian (State Route 539) for a bridge replacement project at Bertrand Creek.

The closure began Monday, June 24. Signed detour routes for local traffic and trucks are in place.

It is anticipated that work will continue through December 2019 for completion of the new bridge.

More project information can be viewed at the project website at https://wa-whatcomcounty.civicplus.com/3057/West-Badger-RoadBertrand-Creek-Bridge-No50.

For more information, contact James E. Lee, county bridge and hydraulics manager, at 360-778-6210.