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Bridge #26211-A / Fox Island Bridge Preliminary TS&L Study
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What's Happening
Pierce County is monitoring the Fox Island Bridge through it's bridge inspection program. The Fox Island Bridge has a routine and UBIT (Under Bridge Inspection Truck) inspection every 24 months and an underwater inspection every 60 months.  Both inspections are scheduled for 2017.

Pierce County has selected a consultant to conduct the Preliminary Type, Size and Location (TS&L) Study for the Fox Island Bridge.  The consultant, HDR Engineering, has finished Phase 1 of this study.  Pierce County will review documentation and public input and determine scope and budget for future work.
Reports and Presentations
Phase 1 Preliminary Type, Size and Location Reports
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        Fox Island Open House                 Fox Island Community
           Presentation held on                     Presentation held on
               08/02/2016                                  09/24/2013
     Download the Presentation(pdf)         Download the Presentation(pdf)
    Resident feedback from the open
         house can be seen here
Historic & Existing Bridge Information
Existing Bridge Plans and Studies Recent Bridge Inspections
Historic Pictures

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  Fox Island Bridge 1953
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     Museum Pictures
(pdf)

Project Timeline
2016: Preliminary Type, Size and Location Study.
Contact Us

Kraig Shaner, P.E.
Bridge Supervisor
Ph: (253) 798-2764
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4301 South Pine Street
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Tacoma, WA 98409-7207
Ph: (253) 798-7250