Realigned 7.5 miles of BNSF track, built two freeway bridges, and built two pedestrian/bike trail bridges. Extended "Children of the Sun" trail approximately one mile into the Hillyard community.
When fully completed the NSC provides a high speed north south route through Spokane. Bike path provides safer alternate travel mode for commuters
| Economic Incentive
Improved freight and passenger vehicle mobility with the addition of the multi-lane freeway facility and extended pedestrian trail creates smoother traffic flow and connectivity to industrial commercial zoned property.
Partnerships & Cooperation
The BNSF Railway was a partner in the project.
||Amount ($ in thousands)|
|2003 Gas Tax (Nickel Funding)
|2005 Gas Tax (TPA)
|Pre-Existing Funds (PEF)
Al Gilson, Communications Manager
WSDOT Eastern Region
2714 N. Mayfair
Spokane, WA 99207
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