Canyon Road East - 72nd Street East to Pioneer Way East (CRP 5903)

What’s Happening

Engineering: We are beginning the preliminary engineering for this project and will be reviewing the existing site conditions to help define the planned improvements. We are currently evaluating roadway alignment and storm drainage treatment options.

Survey: County staff will be gathering field data of the project area.

  Contact Information

Darin S. Cavanagh, P.E.
Design Supervisor
Phone: (253) 798-2284

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

About the Project

  1. Overview
  2. Project Timeline

Planned improvements to Canyon Road East - 72nd Street East to Pioneer Way East are intended to link road projects to the north and south for which we are currently designing and acquiring right of way. The project to the south is Canyon Road East - 84th Street East to 72nd Street East (CRP 5736), and the project to the north is Canyon Road East Northerly Extension - Pioneer Way East to 52nd Street East/62nd Avenue East (CRP 5643). The improvements currently planned for this project include:

  • Expanding to four lanes with left turn lanes as needed.
  • Adding concrete curbs, gutters and sidewalks.
  • Adding street lighting.
  • Adding an enclosed storm drain system, as well as stormwater treatment facilities.

Project Photos

Photo of project map.
Photo of Canyon Road East.