Complete Streets Project

City Project No. ST2019-02
TIB Project No. C-W-985(001)-1

Project Description: This project will provide more accessibility for Ferndale’s lower downtown core by constructing Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) enhancements at the intersections of; First Avenue/ Alder Street, Second Avenue/ Alder Street, and Third Avenue/ Alder Street.

The intersections of; Thornton Street/ Maureen Drive, and Vista Drive/ Seamount Drive will also be upgraded with ADA improvements as well as installation of rectangular rapid flash beacons (RRFB). Additional work will include removal of existing ramps, storm drain modifications, installation of ADA ramps, installation of RRFB, and other work.

Funding: This important project is possible from grant funding provided by the Transportation Improvement Board (TIB) through their Complete Streets Program.

Invitation to Bid

Pre-Bid Meeting: 10:00 AM, October 1st, 2020. The meeting will be conducted via Microsoft Teams.  Those wishing to attend shall use the email link below to request an invitation:

  • A job walk will occur one hour after conclusion of the pre-bid meeting, but no earlier than 11:30AM, so bidders can view the jobsites in person.  Those wishing to attend should meet in the parking lot of Ferndale City Hall, located at 2095 Main Street, Ferndale.  Additional instructions will be provided at the virtual prebid meeting.

Bid Opening:

Planholders List* (Updated daily unless no change from previous version)

Note to bidders: If you download plans and specifications from this website, please email to be added to the planholders’ list.


Project Specifications and Plans:

Project Specifications*

11×17″ Plans*

22×34″ Plans*

*NOTE (added 3:30PM on 9/28/2020) If you have any problems accessing these documents, please call Ferndale Public Works at (360) 384-4006 or email  Our webpage is affected by a nationwide Microsoft 365 network outage and may impact your ability to download the plans and specifications.

The order for the RRFB systems planned at Thornton/Maureen and Vista/Seamount was placed on September 24, 2020.  The City estimates materials will be delivered within approximately 4 weeks of the initial order date.  A list of parts to be supplied for the project can be viewed here.

Engineer’s Estimate: 

$175,000 to $215,000

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