SR 162 - SR 410 to S of 96th St E - Paving and ADA Compliance - Complete December 2017

Overview

This project repaved a 4-mile section of SR 162 from SR 410 in Sumner south to 96th Street East. The project also made ADA improvements at five intersections.

Needs & benefits

Improves Safety

  • The project extended the life of the highway and now provides a smoother ride for the approximate 20,000 vehicles that travel through this area every day.
  • The ADA work smoothed out the concrete curbs and sidewalks, and updated the push buttons at signals improving access for pedestrians and people with disabilities.

Economic Incentive

  • New roadway surface reduces the need for costly emergency maintenance repairs and unexpected closures.

Funding

($ in thousands)
Pre-Existing Funds (PEF) $168
CWA $1,729
Total $1,898

Contact

Jon Keeth
Construction Project Engineer
253-365-6750

Claudia Bingham Baker
Communications Manager
WSDOT Olympic Region
360-357-2789

SR 162 - SR 410 to S of 96th St E Paving and ADA small map