After a nearly 16 month closure, the City of Tacoma has reopened the Tacoma Avenue South Bridge, located between Center and Delin streets. The bridge is now open to all vehicular, bicycle and pedestrian traffic.
This closure was necessary to reconstruct the bridge deck, guardrails, replace the girders and paint the steel members of the over 80-year-old bridge. Traffic lanes have also been re-configured to three vehicular lanes and two bicycle lanes and wider sidewalks were added.
Total project cost was at $12 million and funding came from the Federal Highway Bridge Program,… Read More