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Bridge #28183-A on 8th Avenue East (CRP 5734)
Bridge 28183A on 8th Ave E at Muck Creek

Project Location

Before Replacement 

Bridge Section

Right of Way Plans

What's Happening
Engineering: The project is in the final stages of engineering.

Land: Right-of-Way plans for this project are complete.
About the Project
Planned improvements to 8th Avenue East at its crossing of Muck Creek (CRP 5734) are intended to improve safety and replace the existing bridge. Improvements would include the following:
  • Remove the existing bridge
  • Reconstruct a new bridge and approach roadways 
  • The new bridge will be constructed with pre-tensioned precast concrete girders
  • The new bridge will be two lanes with paved shoulders
  • 8th Avenue East will be closed during construction
Project Timeline
Spring 2014: Begin design

Summer 2016 to Winter 2017: Right-of-Way acquisition

Spring 2017: Contract advertisement

Summer 2017: Project construction

December 2017: Open to traffic
Contact Us

Kraig Shaner, P.E.
Bridge Supervisor
Ph: (253) 798-2764
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Public Works
Tacoma Mall Office Bldg
4301 South Pine Street
Suite 628
Tacoma, WA 98409-7207
Ph: (253) 798-7250