Transportation Improvement Program (TIP)

What is the TIP?


The Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) outlines Pierce County's future plans for transportation improvement projects and programs. The TIP is the plan for building transportation improvement projects in Pierce County for the next six years. This document is updated yearly per the Revised Code of Washington (RCW) Chapters 36.54 and 36.81.

Adopted: 2020-2025 TIP and Fourteen-Year Ferry Program


Cover of the 2020-2025 Transportation Improvement Program

Milestones


  • November 18, 2019: The Pierce County Council voted unanimously (7-0) to adopt Ordinance 2019-76s.
  • November 22, 2019: The Pierce County Executive, Bruce F. Dammeier, approved Ordinance 2019-76s.
  • December 2, 2019: Effective date of Ordinance 2019-76s.
  • May 12, 2020: The Pierce County Council voted unanimously (7-0) to adopt Ordinance 2020-55. This amended:
    • 2020-2025 TIP
    • 2020 Annual Road Program
    • 2020-2033 Fourteen-Year Ferry Program
  • May 18, 2020: The Pierce County Executive, Bruce F. Dammeier, approved Ordinance 2020-55.
  • May 28, 2020: Effective date of the Ordinance 2020-55.

Draft: 2021-2026 TIP and Fourteen-Year Ferry Program

 Cover of the  Draft 2021-2026 Transportation Improvement Program

Milestones

  • August 25, 2020: A public hearing was held at 9:30 a.m. to present the 2021-2026 Draft TIP and Fourteen-Year Ferry Program.  Due to COVID19 limits on gatherings, the Planning Commission hearing was held using video meeting software.  The Planning Commission voted unanimously (5-0) to recommend approval of the Draft TIP and Ferry Program.
  • September 9, 2020: Submitted to the County Executive and the County Council.

Scheduled Milestones

  • October 2020: Economic and Infrastructure Committee (EIDC) public meetings anticipated.
  • November 2020: Full Council review and final approval anticipated.
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