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Posted on: March 2, 2020

Traffic Impact Notices, 2020 Improvement Projects and Construction Information

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Traffic Impact Notices

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Sewer Work Scheduled along 272nd St NW

Work is scheduled to  begin September 8th and last two weeks. Detours will be in place during the project.  Please click the thumbnails for a larger view of each detour map.
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Roadside Maintenance

We would like to remind citizens that periodically, vegetation management takes place along roadsides on public right-of-ways. During the summer, this maintenance  increases.

Please note: Inside the city limits, this maintenance is performed by WSDOT, Snohomish County and the City of Stanwood. Any maintenance outside the city limits is performed by WSDOT or Snohomish County. We appreciate the patience and respect shown to our employees and those of the other entities.

Heads Up For Those Residents That Take Marine Drive:

Snohomish County Public Works is scheduled to overlay Marine Dr. from Lakewood Rd. to Frank Waters Rd. (1.8 miles). Construction/paving activities on Marine Drive will commence mid-summer.

Traffic Impacts


2020 City of Stanwood Improvement Projects

The City of Stanwood will be undertaking projects in 2020 that continue its commitment to invest in improvements that make our community safer and enhance our quality of life. While the Stanwood City Council adopts a long-term multiyear capital improvement plan, the projects below are planned for the upcoming year and may be part of a multi-year project that has already started or is starting in 2020. The start and end dates are estimates, as weather may contribute to a delay or extension of the project timeline. Alternate routes are offered for residents, businesses and visitors to consider to lessen the impacts of the construction season. We appreciate your patience as we work!

1. Main Lift Station Upgrades 
    Description: Improvements to the main sewer lift station and force main under SR 532.
    Start Date: June 30 End Date: December 31 Alternate Route: 271st Street

2. 276th Repaving and ADA Improvements
    Description: Grind and overlay of asphalt from 80th Avenue NW to 73rd Avenue NW. Also includes upgrade of
    ADA ramps at various intersections and striping.
    Start Date: July 5 End Date: October 31 Alternate Route: 272nd Street, 284th Street

3. SR 532 & 72nd Ave Intersection Striping
    Description: Pedestrian safety project that includes enhanced striping, new signage and an electronic,
    illuminated sign that will alert drivers to pedestrians at this wide intersection
    Start Date: June 24, 2019 End Date: August 31, 2020

4. Water Reservoir at 7620 278th Place
    Description: Remove an older concrete reservoir and construct a new, 1.5 million gallon steel reservoir. Also
    includes a new pad for an emergency generator.
    Start Date: July 31, 2019 End Date: September 30, 2020

5. 90th Avenue NW/Viking Way Improvements
    Description: Re-construct 90th Avenue NW from 271st Street to Viking Way and construct Viking Way from the
    existing terminus at Petco to 88th Avenue NW. Includes full road, sidewalks, street lights and landscaping.
    Start Date: May 1 End Date: December 31 Alternate Route: 272nd Street

6. SR 532 Flood Berm and Port Susan Trail – Phase I
    Description: Construct a flood berm with a paved bicycle/pedestrian path on top. This is a section of the master
    loop trail in downtown Stanwood that includes landscaping, benches, art, and hand rail.
    Start Date: March 1 End Date: July 31 Alternate Route: None

7. Irvine Slough Storm Water Separation – Phase 1
    Description: Retrofit the existing pump station at the mouth of Irvine Slough to add an additional pump and
    separation wall from Irvine Slough. Add piping across Irvine Slough to the North to connect to the existing storm
    system from SR 532.
    Start Date: July 31 End Date: December 31 Alternate Route: None

8. Decommission Fure Well and Bryant Well #2
    Description: Decommission of 2 wells that have not been used for several years.
    Start Date: July 1 End Date: September 31 Alternate Route: None

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