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Destination Point Defiance

Thank you to all who came to the Point Defiance Open House on Feb. 10. Please take a minute to give feedback on the two topics below.

If you couldn't get to the Open House we want your input too! Please look at the design options and give feedback on the the two topics below. Videos of the presentations are linked below as well.

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Coming to Point Defiance: Hammerheads,
new recreation space & more!
 

Destination Point Defiance LogoDestination Point Defiance is a long-term comprehensive planning initiative started years ago to enhance the park’s experience and honor its character.

The capital improvement bond approved by voters in 2014 is funding much of the related construction work along with grants from the state RCO program, Washington State taxpayers, donors and other sources.

Construction Impacts: What's Happening

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Week of February 12, 2018  

Waterfront Phase I – Triangle

  • This week we will sandblast the bridge deck, pigseal the bridge and place sidewalks at the base of the boat trailer lot.
  • Visitors will see and hear sandblasting on the bridge deck and crews working overhead for pigsealing the bridge.
  • Neighbors will see and hear sandblasting on the bridge deck and crews working overhead for pigsealing the bridge.
  • Traffic impacts: Traffic impacts will be minimal.
    Work hours: 7 am to 4:30 am

Waterfront Phase I - Peninsula

  • This week we will continue placing more vehicular pavement, and pave the top lift of Reach B. We're looking to finish out the MSE wall, and begin placing moment slab forms for Lot A parking lot.
  • Visitors will see and hear paving crews, concrete placment and backfill operations.
  • Neighbors will see and hear paving crews, concrete placment and backfill operations.
  • Traffic impacts: Traffic may be flagged during paving operations.
    Work hours: 7 am-4:30 pm

Pearl Street Roundabout

Promenade Construction Alert

  • Jan, 29 to Feb. 17, 2018
    Due to aquarium construction there is no access to the promenade from the Marina parking area. Pedestrians may access the promenade from Owen Beach only.

Environmental Learning Center

New Aquarium

  • This week: Completion of the in-tank rockwork. On-going MEP installations, wall framing, roofing.
  • Visitors will see and hear increased traffic and general construction noise.
  • Park neighbors will see and hear increased traffic and general construction noise.
  • Traffic impacts: increased traffic.
    Work hours: Monday-Saturday, 5 am-11 pm
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