SR 525 - Clinton Passenger & ADA Improvement

Project news

  • Construction begins on Feb. 18, 2019.
  • View the latest project design map
  • Temporary pick up and drop off procedures at the Clinton Ferry Terminal will begin Feb. 18, 2019.

Temporary Pick up and drop off procedures:

  1. All vehicles must enter through a toll booth.
  2. Use the white curb area of the bus land only to pick up and drop off passengers. 
  3. Once you have picked up or dropped off your passenger(s), proceed to the front of the holding lands via the diamond lane. Do not use the bus lane. 
  4. Please wait for the traffic attendent to direct you to exit. 

Needs & benefits

Washington State Ferries (WSF) and its contractor Pacific Pile & Marine are starting construction on improvements to the Clinton Ferry Terminal. 

The new design will:

  • Widen Ferry Dock Road so drivers no longer block the road when picking up or dropping off ferry customers.
  • Add a separate pick up and drop off zone, with a thru lane and pedestrian platform.
  • Improve sidewalks in the area per ADA standards. 
  • Include a new retaining wall on Columbia Beach Drive.


  • Feb.11, 2019: Construction begins
  • Summer 2019: Construction completion 


Total budget: $3 million
Funding sources: The 2015 $16 billion dollar Connecting Washington funding package. Connecting Washington is a 16-year program, funded primarily by an 11.9-cent gas tax increase.


Hadley Rodero
WSDOT Communications
(206) 470-0524