Urban Design and Community Facilities

D & 25th Streets


Location: Tacoma, WAOwner: City of Tacoma Recognizing that both D and 25th Streets were hostile environments for pedestrians, the City of Tacoma wanted to redesign them as Complete Streets. By re-configuring and narrowing vehicle lanes, Osborn Consulting, Inc. (OCI) team members freed up space in the right-of-way for new bicycle facilities, wider sidewalks, buses, and a
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OCI at the Tacoma Green Infrastructure Challenge Award Ceremony 2015


This year the City of Tacoma presented a challenge to local engineering firms and universities to redesign sections of Tacoma with environmentally friendly techniques. The redesign was a part of the 2015 Tacoma’s Green Infrastructure Challenge, a competition of the first of its kind in the Pacific Northwest. TGIC Brochure.            
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