** Project Updates**
The Swift Boulevard Improvements project is nearing completion!
The contractor's schedule indicates that full project completion, to include demobilization and site cleanup, is estimated by July 12, 2019.
The Swift Boulevard Improvements project is a key component of the City’s Swift Corridor strategy aimed at continuing the transformation of downtown Richland into a vibrant, active center of City life.
The street improvements project will add bicycle lanes, on-street parking in a few places, landscaping, and enhanced pedestrian treatments. An engineering graphic of the new street features can be seen below. In addition to the enhancement features, the project will completely reconstruct the pavement surface to extend its service life and ride quality, and will upgrade the traffic signals to bring them to current standards. The project limits are between Stevens Drive and Jadwin Avenue.
During construction, commuters are encouraged to explore alternate routes and avoid the construction area as much as possible. Click on the informational flier to view a map of areas not impacted by the Swift Boulevard construction.
December 2018 - July 2019
For additional information, please call (509) 942-7500