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Ancich Waterfront Park

Posted on: January 16, 2019

Ancich Waterfront Park Construction Update 1-16-19

ANCICH PARK AND NETSHED REHABILITATION PROJECT

PROJECT UPDATE 1/16/19


Work in Progress: 

The City’s contractor, Quigg Brothers Construction, has been busy with the Ancich Park and Netshed Rehabilitation Project.

Construction of the Ancich Netshed is nearing completion. Electrical work and finish treatments continue.

All concrete pours are complete for the entire site. Construction of the piers is nearing completion. Installation of railings is underway.

Construction of the boat storage building is nearing completion. Installation of landscaping is taking place on the viewing platform. Installation of railing on the viewing platform is complete and finishing treatments are being applied to the railings.

Installation of landscaping, including the raingardens, is underway throughout the site. Installation of the grass pavers on the lower level is expected to begin this week.

Installation and completion of the pedestal pavers on the viewing platform is expected to be this month.


Impacts to the Public:

Pedestrian Impacts

The sidewalk on both sides of Harborview Drive is open to pedestrians.


Current Harborview Drive Impacts

Both lanes of Harborview Drive are currently open. Delays to the public moving forward will be intermittent and short-term in nature.

 

Noise Impacts

Night work is not anticipated for the duration of the project.


Remaining Work and Timelines:

February: Project expected to reach substantial completion.

March/April: Project expected to reach physical completion.


Canoe, Kayak, SUP Public Storage

The City of Gig Harbor has received multiple inquiries regarding the opening of the Ancich Waterfront Park and the Ancich Boat Storage Building. As the park nears completion, the City will begin developing policies and procedures for public kayak and SUP storage within the Boat Storage Building. To receive project updates and be alerted when the City Council considers policies and procedures and to be notified when registration opens, please sign up for our Notify Me service at https://wa-gigharbor.civicplus.com/list.aspx?Mode=Subscribe#newsFlash and select “Ancich Waterfront Park – Project Updates” under the News Flash category.


DOWNTOWN GIG HARBOR IS OPEN FOR BUSINESS DURING CONSTRUCTION
PLEASE SUPPORT LOCAL BUSINESSES

ACCESS TO BUSINESSES and RESIDENCES WILL BE MAINTAINED AT ALL TIMES.

 

Primary project contact:
George Flanigan, Construction Supervisor
Flanigang@cityofgigharbor.net or (253) 853-7695


Project Updates:
These project updates will be posted on the City’s web site at www.cityofgigharbor.net/574/Ancich-Waterfront-Park

The City will circulate periodic updates by email. If you know someone that would be interested in receiving these email notices, please contact Maree George at georgem@cityofgigharbor.net or 253-853-7553 and indicate that you wish to be added to the stakeholders list for the Ancich Waterfront Park and Netshed Restoration project.


Progress Photos


Ancich viewing platform progress 1-16-19Viewing Platform



Ancich Netshed progress 1-16-19

Ancich Netshed



Ancich Boat Storage Building progress 1-16-19

Boat Storage Building


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