Bridge #34195-A - Patterson Road East Culvert Replacement (CRP 5868)

What’s Happening

Engineering: Pierce County has completed a field survey and is in the preliminary design stage.

Land: Right-of-way needs will be evaluated.

Environmental: Necessary environmental permits will be obtained.

Image of the project vicinity map.
Project photo of one end of the existing culvert.

About the Project

Planned improvements to Patterson Road East (CRP 5868) at its crossing with an unnamed stream are intended to replace the existing culvert, including the following:

  • Removing the existing 48" culvert.
  • Constructing a concrete culvert. This structure will have two lanes with paved shoulders and guardrails.
  • Patterson Road East will remain open during construction.

Project Timeline

Fall 2018 to Winter 2021: Surveying, preliminary engineering and right-of-way plans. 

Winter 2022 to Spring 2024: Right-of-way acquisition, environmental documentation, construction plans, specifications and estimates.

Summer 2024: 

Contact Us

Gary Amundsen, P.E.
Bridge Engineering Supervisor
Phone: (253) 798-2271

2702 S 42nd Street, Suite 109
Tacoma, WA 98409