SE Newport Way Sidewalk
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Southeast Newport Way, between 150th to 152nd avenues Southeast, is missing important pedestrian and bicycle amenities. This project will address safety issues, improve access to Eastgate Elementary School, provide better access to transit and provide east-west bicycle route connectivity.
To meet these important goals, the city is proposing the following improvements:
- Six-foot sidewalk on the south side
- Five-foot bike lanes on both sides
- Landscaped planters between the new curb, gutter and sidewalk on the south side, where feasible
- Mid-block crosswalk upgrades to Eastgate Elementary School
- Neighborhood gateway treatments at the intersection of 150th Avenue Southeast and Southeast Newport Way
- Drainage system improvements
Construction on this project will begin in early February and should be completed in Summer 2015.