Sumner-Buckley Highway East - 258th Avenue East to West Mason Avenue (CRP 5914)

What’s Happening

Work to resurface Sumner-Buckley Highway East from 258th Avenue East to West Mason Avenue at the Buckley city limits began April 4. 

Site preparation work took place the week of April 4. Work resumed the week of May 2 after being delayed due to weather. 

Paving is complete and project completion is expected in early August. 

Image of the project vicinity map.
Image of project photo.

About the Project

Planned improvements to Sumner-Buckley Highway East from 258th Avenue East to West Mason Avenue (Buckley City Limits) are intended to preserve the existing roadway. The improvements would include the following:

  • Resurface the roadway with an asphalt overlay.
  • Replace some guardrail segments.
  • Regrade a section of the roadway side slope.

Traffic impacts

Work hours will be 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday to Friday, unless otherwise noted.

The two-lane road may be reduced to one lane with alternating traffic during work hours. A pilot car may lead motorists through the work area.


ICON Materials is the project’s contractor. The construction cost is approximately $1.1 million and is funded with Washington State County Road Administration Board Rural Arterial Program funds.

Project Timeline

January 19, 2022: Bid Opening date.

January 27, 2022: Pierce County awarded the contract to ICON Materials

March 28, 2022: Pierce County hosted the Pre-Construction Meeting

April 4, 2022:  Notice to Proceed date.

July 22, 2022: Substantial Completion

August 8, 2022: Physical Completion

Contact Us

Andrew Davis, P.E.

Construction Supervisor

Phone: (253) 798-6913


2702 S 42nd Street, Suite 109

Tacoma, WA 98409

ICON Materials

Phone: (206) 575-3200


1508 Valentine Ave SE

Pacific, WA 98047