Transportation Improvement Program (TIP)

What is the TIP?

The Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) outlines Pierce County's future plans for transportation improvement projects and programs. The TIP is the plan for building transportation improvement projects in Pierce County for the next six years. This document is updated yearly per the Revised Code of Washington (RCW) Chapters 36.54 and 36.81

Adopted: 2022-2027 TIP and Fourteen-Year Ferry Program

Pierce County 2022-2027 TIP Cover


  • October 20, 2021: Date of Publication of Notice of Public Hearing.
  • November 23, 2021: The Pierce County Council voted unanimously (7-0) to adopt Ordinance 2021-94s2.
  • December 1, 2021: The Pierce County Executive, Bruce F. Dammeier, approved Ordinance 2021-94s2.
  • December 11, 2021: Effective date of Ordinance 2021-94s2.

Draft: 2023-2028 Transportation Improvement Program and Fourteen-Year Ferry Program

2023-2028 TIP Cover 9-7-2022


  • August 9th, 2022:  Notice printed in the Tacoma News Tribune of the public hearing before the Pierce County Planning Commission.  This notice meets the requirement for providing public notice under RCW 36.70.
  • August 23, 2022:  A public hearing was held to present the Draft 2023-2028 TIP and Fourteen-Year Ferry Program to the Planning Commission.  The  Planning Commission reviewed the Draft and voted (3 to 0, and 1 abstention) to recommend approval of the Draft 2023-2028 TIP and Fourteen-Year Ferry Program, which they have now referred to the County Council.
Contact Us
Send a message arrow
Phone: (253) 798-7250
After Hours Emergency: (253) 798-6000
2702 S 42nd St, Suite 109
Tacoma, WA 98409