Engineering > Capital Projects > Finn Hill Road Improvements – Shared Use Path Project
The City of Poulsbo, in partnership with Kitsap County, will construct a paved shared use path on the East side of NW Finn Hill Road and Rhododendron Lane NW between Vinland Elementary School and Olhava Way NW Road. This shared use path will be approximately 4,000ft long and 14ft wide with a few segments narrower to accommodate critical areas. This is a an important project for the City to add pedestrian facilities to NW Finn Hill Road as well as to provide a safe route to school from neighborhoods in the area.
In addition to the shared use path, the project includes construction and installation of a storm drain system, curb and gutter, street-side landscaping, and a short elevated boardwalk. As part of this project, the City worked with Puget Sound Energy to install street lights on NW Finn Hill Road to improve safety.
May 11, 2021
The contractor completed all re-paving warranty work and is completing the last few items on the punch list. New centerline striping and crosswalks will be placed where the paving activity took place.
The City is excited to wrap this project up and to provide a safe route for non-motorized users on the west side of Poulsbo. Over the summer users should anticipate seeing landscapers watering the planter strip periodically.
We appreciate everyone’s patience with this shared use path project and hope our citizens enjoy this new non-motorized route through the City.
For questions regarding this project, please contact Charlie Roberts – firstname.lastname@example.org new emailm in the Engineering Department at 360-394-9882.