Safe Routes to School - 104th Street East (5969)

What’s Happening
Engineering:  We are beginning the design 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 104th Street East include constructing sidewalk between Ford Middle School and Portland Avenue East. (See connecting project CRP 5939: Safe Routes to School - 104th Street East from Golden Given Road East to 16th Avenue East.) The improvements are intended to increase pedestrian accessibility, sidewalk connectivity, and will include the following:

  • New sidewalk on the south side of 104th Street East.
  • Construction of wheelchair and pedestrian ramps.
Image of the project typical roadway section.

Project Timeline

April 2023: Complete field surveys.

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

Late 2024 and Beyond: Secure right-of-way, get any necessary environmental approvals, finalize construction plans, bid and award construction contract.

Contact Us

Omar Barron, P.E.

Design Supervisor

Phone: (253) 798-2168


2702 S 42nd Street, Suite 109

Tacoma, WA 98409