Safe Routes to School - 144th Street East (CRP 5970)

What’s Happening
Engineering: We are beginning the design engineering for the project which includes collecting field information and creating 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 144th Street East - 126th Avenue East to Hunt Elementary School are intended to provide sidewalk on the north side of 144th Street East. The project includes the following:

  • Adding concrete curb, gutter, and six-foot-wide sidewalk.
  • Adding an enclosed storm drain system.
  • Adding ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) compliant curb ramps.
  • Adding Rectangular Rapid Flashing Beacons (RRFB) at crosswalks.
Image of the project typical roadway section.

Project Timeline
March 2023 to May 2023: Complete field surveys.

March 2024: Complete preliminary engineering plans.

Contact Us

Darin S. Cavanagh, P.E. 

Design Supervisor 

Phone: (253) 798-2284


2702 S 42nd Street, Suite 109

Tacoma, WA 98409