Guardrail Safety Program


Contact Us

  1. Andrew Tischleder

    Project Engineer
    (360) 778-6224

    James P. Karcher

    Engineering Manager
    (360) 778-6271 

    322 N. Commercial Street, Suite 301
    Bellingham, WA 98225

    Phone: 360-778-6210
    Fax: 360-778-6211
This project intends to construct new guardrail at 25 sites in various locations throughout Whatcom County. See site list below for locations.

The project is funded through federal Highway Safety Improvement Program (HSIP) money. Whatcom County received $105,000 for Preliminary Engineering and $805,000 for construction.

The project is currently in the design phase with construction planned for spring of 2019.

If you have any questions please contact Andrew Tischleder, Project Engineer, at or (360) 778-6224.

Guardrail Safety Program Map

Map Note:  The red features on the map below indicate the guardrail site locations.  Zoom in to see a more detailed map view or click on a feature to see the corresponding site number to zoom to it directly.  

Guardrail Safety Program Sites

Site Number Road Name
1 Samish Way
3 Sweet Road
4 Sweet Road
7 Lake Whatcom Blvd.
8 Lake Whatcom Blvd
12 Stadsvold Road
13 Old Samish Road
14 South Pass Road
15 South Pass Road
16 South Pass Road
17 South Pass Road
18 South Pass Road
20 South Pass Road
22 South Pass Road
24 South Bay Road
25 South Bay Road
A1 Samish Way
A2 VanWyck
A3 Harvey Rd
A4 Harvey Rd
A5 Harvey Rd.
A6  Kickerville Rd.
A7 Hoier Road
A8 Hoier Road
A11 Hoier Road