Major Projects

62nd Ave NE Corridor Improvements

The project is designed to enhance pedestrian safety and mobility on a local road that accesses highway 522.

 

62nd Ave NE Roundabouts (NE 196th St & NE 197th St)

The project will install mini-roundabouts at the intersections of 62nd Avenue with 196th and 197th Streets. The project was a result of the City's Neighborhood Transportation Plan program (NTPP) and was funded by the City Council in the 2015-2016 budget.

 
Athletic Field Proposal at Saint Edward State Park

City proposal to improve the existing athletic fields at Saint Edward State Park.

 
Downtown Development Project

Kenmore Village is a 9.6 acre property located in the heart of downtown Kenmore. The City is making progress in implementing the community's vision of Kenmore Village as a walkable place with a public square where Kenmore-area residents and workers can meet their daily needs and see one another face-to-face.

 

Invasive Aquatic Vegetation Management Plan 

The City of Kenmore received a Water Quality Aquatic Invasive Plant Species Grant from the Washington State Department of Ecology for the development of an Integrated Aquatic Vegetation Management Plan (IAVMP) that addresses invasive freshwater plants which are negatively impacting our waters.

 
Lakepointe Development

The Lakepointe project is a proposal for a mixed-use development, which will be built in phases on approximately 45 acres on Lake Washington where the Sammamish River enters the lake.

 

Lodge at Saint Edward

Daniels Real Estate (Applicant) has submitted an application and is working with the Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission (Property Owner) and the City of Kenmore to preserve and rehabilitate the historic Saint Edwards Seminary Building. The Seminary Building is listed on the Washington Heritage Register and the National Register of Historic Places, intended to preserve the historic integrity of the building. Preservation of the historic integrity of the Seminary Building will be a key component of the overall project review.

 

Moorlands Park Improvements

The Moorlands Park renovation will construct park improvements including ballfield renovation, new picnic shelter, perimeter path and play area upgrades.

 

NE 192nd Street Culvert Replacement Project

This project will remove an existing culvert and replace it with a new fish-passable box culvert to eliminate flooding caused by Little Swamp Creek at NE 192nd Street.

 

NE 202nd Street Safe Routes to School

The City will begin design in October 2015 with construction planned to begin summer 2017. The proposed improvements include installation of ADA compliant sidewalk, pedestrian crossing and intersection reconfiguration in the vicinity of Kenmore Junior High School.

 

Rhododendron Park Boarding Float

The City of Kenmore is building a new boarding float (dock) for hand-powered watercraft on the Sammamish River this fall at Rhododendron Park.  The contractor began mobilizing August 28th.

 

Rhododendron Park Waterfront and Open Space Access

The first construction project funded by the 2016 Walkways and Waterways bond issue has begun.

 

Squire's Landing Float Replacement Project

9/1/2017 Update - Squire's Landing Float Replacement Project

 

SR 522 Improvement Project

Construction started in April 2015 to complete the remaining improvements to increase safety, improve transit reliability, and ease congestion on the west end of the city (SR 522 West A Segment).

 

Twin Springs Park Project

The 25-acre Twin Springs Park site was acquired by the City of Kenmore in 2016 from King County to be used for a public park and open space site.  The park is located on the eastside of 80th Ave NE between NE 192nd St and NE 195th St.  Twin Springs Park is recognized as an ecologically rich site with wetlands, steep slopes and existing forest. 

 

Walkways & Waterways Improvements

The Walkways & Waterways proposed bond measure is the result of the City's "Imagine Kenmore" public outreach initiative. This initiative began in the summer of 2015 and included a number of public meetings, online interactive methods, and other outreach to solicit public input on priorities for pedestrian and cyclist safety and park improvements. Through this community engagement process, Kenmore residents confirmed that sidewalks and bike lanes on major roads and connecting to the City's public waterfront are top priorities.

 
West Sammamish River Bridge

The City will begin design of the new bridge in May 2015.  Design will take approximately 2 years as the City secures the necessary permits, right of way, and prepares the plans and specifications. Construction is expected to begin in the Spring of 2018, pending availability of funding.

 

 

 

Last updated: Tue, 09/19/2017 - 1:25pm