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5th Ave S Traffic Calming Project

Project Name: 5th Ave S Traffic Calming Project

Scheduled Start Date: February 2018 (design)
                                 Spring 2019 (construction)

Scheduled Completion Date: TBD

Project Manager: Brian Victor, (206) 248-5533,  

Brief Overview: The City of Burien is addressing chronic speeding and traffic safety concerns in the 5th Avenue South corridor, between S 116th and S 126th Streets. This project evaluates and designs traffic calming features such as compact roundabouts at intersections, mid-block chicanes, re-channelization, and integrated low impact design features.

Proposed Improvements may include:
  • Traffic calming devices
  • Radar speed signs
  • Intersection control revisions at S 116th St
  • Channelization and signing modifications along the corridor
  • Landscaping for traffic calming devices
  • Drainage revisions and possible LID improvements
  • Possible illumination improvements

Project Status: The design phase has just begun. Postcards were recently mailed out regarding an Open House Community Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, March 14, 2018, from 5:30-7:30 PM at the Burien Community Center.

CLICK HERE for recent information from the Open House held on March 14, 2018.

400 SW 152nd St, Suite 300  /  Burien, WA 98166  /  Ph: (206) 241-4647  /  Fax: (206) 248-5539
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