Recently several citizens have asked what the process is for reporting properties in violation of the Whatcom County Health Code.
The Whatcom County Codes can be found at:
The codes specifically addressing Solid waste is Title 8 and Title 24. “Solid waste” means: All putrescible and nonputrescible solid and semisolid wastes, including, but not limited to, biomedical waste, garbage, rubbish, ashes, industrial wastes, swill, sewage sludge, demolition and construction wastes, abandoned vehicles or parts thereof, contaminated soils and contaminated dredged material, and recyclable materials.
Solid waste stored on the ground accessible by animals is ...