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Pipeline Trail - Phase 2

Project Description

Pipeline Trail-Phase 2 is a 2.4 mile contiguous non-motorized facility starting at Pipeline Road at East 48th Street and ending at the East 'D' Street Bridge I-5 Overpass. The project will construct a shared use path between East 48th and East 40th Streets. The trail will use new or existing sidewalks and bike lanes or sharrows on both sides of the street from East 40th Street to the East D Street Bridge. Sidewalks, approaches and curb ramps will be updated to ADA requirements. The project also includes:

  • LED lighting
  • New signage for safety and wayfinding
  • Trailhead markers
  • Installation of new landscaping
  • Permanent bicycle counter
  • New trailhead parking area at E. 40th and Pipeline Road
  • Bike compatible crossing beacons will be installed where East 48th intersects with Pipeline Road, and at the intersections of East 38th and I Street and Division Avenue.

The City will asphalt grinding and overlay on the following road segments

  • McKinley Way between East Wright Avenue and East G Street
  • East I Street between East 38th Street and East 40th Street
  • East I Street between East 35th Street and East 34th Street
  • East I Street between East 34th Street and East Wright Avenue

Project Updates

 
For the Week of December 3 through December 9, 2018

On the trail portion between East 48th Street and East 40th Street on Pipeline Road the Contractor will continue installing landscaping elements. The Contractor is currently working at the intersection of South 38th Street and I Street. Road delays will vary until work is completed.

The Contractor is prepping sidewalks, ADA ramps, and curb and gutters on McKinley Way between East Wright and East G Street. They will pave East Harrison and 34th Street to East Wright. The Contractor will continue to keep pedestrian and traffic access open to the public.

 

For the Week of December 10 through December 16, 2018

On the trail portion between East 48th Street and East 40th Street on Pipeline Road the Contractor will continue installing landscaping elements. On East McKinley Way the Contractor will pave between East Wright Street and East D Street. They will start installing bollards and signage throughout the project site. 

On East 38th Street and I Street the Contractor will prep the intersection for bulbouts and construct ADA curb ramps. They will continue setting and pouring curbs and ramps between East 38th Street and East Wright Street.  

Traffic and pedestrian control will be maintained throughout the duration of the project.

 

View the Pipeline Trail project map.


Budget Outline for the Pipeline Trail-Phase 2 Project in Tacoma


Source

Revenue

REET

$290,000

1085 Funds

$455,267

Federal Grant

$2,042,600

Total Revenues

$2,787,867

 

Additional Information

For additional information contact the City's Project Manager, Darius Thompson by email or at (253) 573-2410.