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Rainier Avenue South Improvement Project – Ribbon Cutting Ceremony December 9, 2013

November 26, 2013
For more information contact:

Gregg Zimmerman
, Public Works Administrator, 425-430-7394
Preeti Shridhar, Communications Director, 425-430-6569

WHAT: Ribbon cutting ceremony for the Rainier Avenue South Improvement Project.
Rainier Avenue South serves as the major north-south thoroughfare through downtown Renton, connecting South King County and South Seattle to Renton. This $42 million completed project has resulted in improved transit mobility, upgraded traffic safety, enhanced pedestrian safety, expanded business access and added welcoming art displays creating a “Gateway” to the city of Renton.

WHO: Featured guest speakers include: Renton Mayor Denis Law; Sound Transit Chief Executive Officer Joni Earl; State House Transportation Committee Chair Judy Clibborn; Transportation Improvement Board Director Stevan Gorcester.

WHEN: 10 a.m., Monday, December 9, 2013

WHERE: South 3rd Place & Rainier Avenue South, McLendon Hardware parking lot, 440 Rainier Avenue South

CONTACT: For more information call Linda Moschetti at 425-430-7394.