Project Info

I-5 - Birch Bay Lynden Rd Bridge 5/834 Bridge Repair - Completed April 2016

WSDOT replaced one girder on the Birch Bay-Lynden Road Bridge, while repairing another. The bridge, which runs over I-5, was struck by an excavator being carried on a flatbed truck in May 2015.

How you benefit

Relieves congestion
With the new girder, the Birch Bay-Lynden Road overpass goes back to having two lanes for vehicles and pedestrian walkways.

Economic incentive
The Birch Bay-Lynden Road overpass is an important east-west link to northern Whatcom County residents and businesses.


Pre-Existing Funds (PEF): $823,000
Total: $823,000


Contact us
Northwest Region Communications
15700 Dayton Ave. N.
Seattle, WA 98133