News Flash

Posted on: January 23, 2019

Grand Avenue Park Bridge Construction Traffic Revision

On Monday, January 28, the City’s contractor, KLB Construction, will begin work to install sewer and stormwater lines from 1620 West Marine View Drive to 14th Street. There may be times when the work near the tower will reduce traffic to a single lane, al...

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Grand Avenue Park Bridge Project Updates
Posted on: January 3, 2019

Grand Avenue Park Bridge January 2019 Construction Update

Completed 

  • Per the terms of the contract, the contractor requested and received approval for suspension of the contract working days for critical path work associated with the steel bridge truss.
  • Award of the Phase 2 construction contract. This pac...
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Grand Avenue Park Bridge Project Updates
Posted on: November 19, 2018

Grand Avenue Park Bridge November 2018 Construction Update

Elevator machine and installation 1

Completed 

  • Per the terms of the contract, the contractor requested and received approval for suspension of the contract working days for critical path work associated with the steel bridge truss.
  • Reviews and approvals of bridge steel truss shop dra...
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Grand Avenue Park Bridge Project Updates
Posted on: October 17, 2018

Grand Avenue Park Bridge October 2018 Construction Update

Completed 

  • Per the terms of the contract the contractor requested, and received approval for, suspension of the contract working days for critical path work associated with the steel bridge truss.
  • Hydroseeding, hydromulching and cleanup of the cons...
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Grand Avenue Park Bridge Project Updates
Posted on: October 17, 2018

Grand Avenue Park Bridge August/September 2018 Construction Update

Completed 

  • Paving of West Marine View Drive.
  • Removal of traffic control on West Marine View Drive.
  • Installation and welding of pipelines in the utility shaft.
  • PUD installed electrical service to the tower for the elevator.
  • Sandblasting of patterns on ...
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Grand Avenue Park Bridge Project Updates
Posted on: July 27, 2018

Grand Avenue Park Bridge July 27, 2018, Construction Update

Steel bridge members in Vancouver

Completed 

  • Rebar preparation, forms, and concrete pours for the uppermost portion of the tower. The tower concrete pours (both the outside walls and rooms inside) are now complete.
  • Rebar preparation, forms, and concrete pours for the east abutment ...
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Grand Avenue Park Bridge Project Updates
Posted on: July 19, 2018

Grand Avenue Park Bridge June/July 2018 Construction Update

East abutment concrete pour

June/July 2018

Grand Avenue Park Bridge project update

Complete

  • Rebar preparation, forms, and concrete pours for the uppermost portion of the tower.
  • Rebar preparation, forms, and concrete pours for the east abutment of the bridge at Grand Avenue Park.
  • Removal ...
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Grand Avenue Park Bridge Project Updates
Posted on: June 15, 2018

Grand Avenue Park Bridge May/June 2018 Construction Update

GAPB soil stabilization 1

May/June 2018

Grand Avenue Park Bridge project update

Complete 

  • Installation of slope protection system between the park and the railroad tracks.
  • Rebar preparation, forms, and concrete pours for the mid and upper portions of the exterior tower walls....
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Grand Avenue Park Bridge Project Updates
Posted on: April 24, 2018

Grand Avenue Park Bridge April 2018 Construction Update

View of Tower Construction from Park Looking West

April 2018

Grand Avenue Park Bridge project update

Complete 

  • Installation of pipelines at Grand Avenue Park
  • Clearing of the steep slope from the park to the railroad tracks
  • Rebar preparation, forms, and concrete pours for the mid portions of the exter...
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Grand Avenue Park Bridge Project Updates