Deschutes & Columbia Center Blvd Intersection

Project Description

Project will provide a right-turn lane on W. Deschutes Ave for added turning capacity for west-bound traffic turning north onto Columbia Center Blvd. In addition, proposed work will be in preparation for extending a third lane for north and south-bound traffic on Columbia Center Blvd.

More Info

Start Date:
Summer 2023
Estimated End Date:
Fall 2023

Funding Source:
Design & right-of-way: Grant through BFCOG & FHWA
Construction: Grant through Washington State Transportation Improvement Board (TIB)

Open House

A public open house is scheduled for March 2, 2023, from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM, at Sunset View Elementary in Kennewick.  The scheduled open house is an opportunity for property owners, stakeholders, and the public to see the project plans, see the overall project limits and ask questions to City staff.

Status Update

Project is in right-of-way acquisition phase and design phase. The advertisement for contractor bids tentative timeframe will be Spring 2023. For more information on the proposed scope of the project please see the concept plan drawing linked below.

Concept Plan Drawing

Project Notice Flyer

Last updated: 1/31/2023