67th Ave Rail Trail Crossing

Project Description

The City of Arlington will be upgrading the BNSF Centennial Trail crossing at 67th Ave in the fall of 2019.  This project will include upgrading the railroad signal system to LED, installing an additional pedestrian warning light, and modifying the railroad crossing surface for realignment of pedestrian/bike path.

Project Benefits

  • Improve crossing angle
  • Increase pedestrian safety
  • Improve visibility

Project Cost and Funding

  • Engineer’s Estimate $228,000
  • Funding sources:
    • Federal Section 130 Grant
    • City of Arlington Multimodal funds

Project Schedule

  • Designed by TerraVista NW
  • Construction late summer 2020

Coordination with Trail Users and Local Businesses

The City will be reaching out to the community through e-news and City website postings.  Once the project is awarded and a construction schedule is known, signage will be installed on Centennial trail to appraise trail users of the upcoming project.  Working with BNSF on this project. It is a rail trail crossing and will not impact local businesses.


If you have questions or concerns on this project, please contact the City Project Hotline at 360-403-3544 or cityprojects@arlingtonwa.gov.

Map showing BNSF Centennial Trail Crossing location to be improved in fall 2019

Project Documents

  • Preliminary Planning Layout
  • Design Drawings

Project Updates

  • July 16, 2019 - Easment with BNSF signed