News & Alerts

  • Travel with Care

    The City of Bellingham recently launched their Travel with Care Program. The City of Bellingham, in partnership with the Washington Traffic Safety Commission, is taking measures to reduce collisions and increase responsible behavior on city streets. In just one month, five collisions (all in marked crosswalks) involving vehicles and pedestrians and a cyclist resulted in serious injuries and two deaths. Even one avoidable collision is one too many.
    Bellingham is a community that cares about walkability, cycling and driving safety and one another. We know that ensuring safety on the streets is everyone's responsibility. It's a responsibility we take seriously.
    "Travel with Care" is an ongoing education and enforcement campaign intended to:
    • foster safe driving, walking and cycling behaviors;
    • educate all users (motorists, pedestrians, cyclists) on safe behavior and rules of the road;
    • enforce rules of the road.
    The goal is to have zero pedestrian/cyclist - motor vehicle collisions. The objective to achieve that goal is to increase responsible behavior and reduce distractions and other avoidable causes of collisions.  
    Check out this engaging video Travel with Care.
  • New Hours for Walk In Employee Bus Pass Sales

    Starting on September 5, 2017, the Office of Sustainable Transportation will be open from 9:00am - 1:00pm for walk in employee bus pass sales. Phones and emails will continue to be monitored from 8:00am - 5:00pm.
  • Bellair Airporter shuttle news:

    Pickup right on WWU Campus! The Airporter shuttle (service to SeaTac) will pick up on campus at the Performing Arts Center, Friday/Saturday/Sunday, with extended service during holidays and breaks.
    Airporter is now conveniently located near WWU, at the Four Points Sheraton Hotel, 714 Lakeway Drive, accessible by WTA bus routes and the Student Late Night Shuttle.
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  • Zipcars are located on campus. One is in parking lot 7G next to Higginson Hall, one is located in parking lot 15R near the Ridgeway Dining Hall and one is located in parking lot 12A by Fairhaven College.
  • See and Be Seen! Visit our Safe Roads For All webpage for resources, tips, images, videos and other information related to safe cycling, walking and driving during times of low light.
Page Updated 01.29.2018