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Sunset Lane Project

Traffic Changes at Renton Highlands Library

The following roadway closures for Phase 2 of the Sunset Lane construction project will be implemented:
 - NE 10th Street will be closed between Harrington Avenue NE and NE Sunset Blvd.  
 - Sunset Lane NE will be closed just north and just south of NE 10th Street.  
 - Access to the Highlands Library parking garage will be from the south.    

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Sunset Lane NE Improvement Project 

Web page last revised:  January 12, 2018 

Project Manager – Keith Woolley,, 425-430-7318

Project Description – The project is on Sunset Lane NE, NE 10th Street and Harrington Ave NE.  The objective of the project is to design and construct improvements to Sunset Lane to support the redevelopment of the Sunset Area Community in the Highlands Area, by improving all forms of mobility

This project will provide a number of improvements to improve mobility and to enhance the neighborhood.  Traffic improvements will include raised intersections, new curb and gutter, upgraded pedestrian ramps and crosswalks, street lighting, and streetscape elements such as street trees.  The project will also address the relocation of public and franchise utilities. 

The contractor is Road Construction Northwest. 

Project Schedule Update – Construction began after Labor Day, 2016.  Construction is anticipated to complete in late 2017.  <Link to Full Schedule>

Work to date:  The Contractor has completed installation of water, sewer and stormwater utilities.  The contractor has paved the majority of the roadway. 

Upcoming work:  Contractor to pour concrete intersections.  Mid-August opening of new roadway to traffic, while N. 10th Street in front of Library is worked on.  Access to Renton Highlands Library is being maintained. 

Project Budget –The estimated total project cost is $6.4 million.  

The City of Renton hereby gives public notice that it is the Agency’s policy to assure full compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Civil Rights Restoration Act of 1987, and related statutes and regulations in all programs and activities. Title VI requires that no person shall, on the grounds of race, color, sex, or national origin be excluded from the participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be otherwise subjected to discrimination under any Federal Aid Highway program or other activity for which the City of Renton receives federal financial assistance.

Any person who believes they have been aggrieved by an unlawful discriminatory practice under Title VI has a right to file a formal complaint with the City of Renton. Any such complaint must be in writing and filed with the City of Renton Title VI Coordinator within one hundred, eighty (180) days following the date of the alleged discriminatory occurrence. Title VI Discrimination Complaint Forms may be obtained from the City of Renton, Transportation Division at no cost to the complainant by calling (425) 430-7380.  

























Progress 7-13-2017 (1)

 Progress 7-13-2017 (2)