168th Street East - SR7 to B Street East (CRP 5936)

What’s Happening
Engineering: We are beginning the preliminary engineering for the project which includes collecting field information and creating right-of-way and construction plans.

Land: Additional right-of-way needs will be assessed.

Environmental: Necessary environmental permits will be obtained.

Surveying: County surveyors will be in the area gathering field data for the project.

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

About the Project
Planned improvements to 168th Street East from SR-7 to B Street are intended to increase pedestrian accessibility and sidewalk connectivity, and include the following:

  • Adding cement concrete curb, gutter, and sidewalk
  • Portions of two-way left-turn lane (TWLTL) and bike lanes
  • Constructing curb ramps
  • Installing street parking on north side of roadway
  • Installing illumination
  • Adding pedestrian crosswalk markings and illumination at the east and west ends of the project for crossings on 168th Street East
Image of the project typical roadway section number 1.
Image of the project typical roadway section number 2.

Project Timeline

March 2023 to June 2023Complete field surveys. 

March 2023 to March 2024Complete preliminary engineering and right-of-way plans.

March 2024 and BeyondRight-of-way acquisition, environmental documentation, construction plans, specifications, estimates, and construction (currently scheduled for 2026).

Contact Us

Darin S. Cavanagh, P.E.

Design Supervisor

Phone: (253) 798-2284

Address:

2702 S 42nd Street, Suite 109

Tacoma, WA 98409