On December 2, TRPC awarded 28 grants totaling $9,099,168 for local transportation projects that will move forward over the next three years. These awards combined with their local and state matching revenues represent nearly $21 million in local transportation investments. The Council selected priority projects that will make the transportation system safer for all users, improve the efficiency of the transportation network, and repair or replace aging infrastructure.
A variety of multimodal projects, programs, and studies were selected including:
Construction of the Deschutes Valley Trail from Tumwater Historical Park to Falls Park
Construction of two roundabouts
Reconstruction of Desoto Street in Tumwater
Upgrading Mullen Road to add sidewalks, bike lanes, and street lighting between
Carpenter Road and Lacey City Limits
Corridor and area transportation studies for Bucoda and Tenino, Grand Mound, Rochester, and Yelm
Installation of pedestrian activated flashing beacons in Olympia, Tumwater, Rainier, and Tenino
Safe routes to schools programs
Pavement preservation projects
Updating and reprinting the Thurston County Bicycle Map
Select a grant funding program to view the selected projects.