Master Plan Process Complete, Phase 1 Planning Underway for Allan Yorke Park Improvements

Posted by on Jun 20, 2017 in Construction, Uncategorized | No Comments
Master Plan Process Complete, Phase 1 Planning Underway for Allan Yorke Park Improvements

Design recently began for the first phase of improvements at Allan Yorke Park in Bonney Lake. The Master Plan for the 45-acre park was completed in August of 2016. The Master Plan includes multi-use fields; a  restroom, concessions, and storage buildings; a dog park; picnic areas; plaza spaces with shade structures; a children’s play area; […]

Billy Whiteshoes Park Completed

Posted by on Jun 12, 2017 in Construction, Uncategorized | No Comments
Billy Whiteshoes Park Completed

Construction is completed on Billy Whiteshoes Memorial Park at 3071 Lower Elwha Road on the Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe Reservation, just west of Port Angeles. Bruce Dees & Associates is the landscape architect and Premier Field Development the general contractor. The $600,000 renovation of an existing field was funded by the Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe, […]

Construction Underway for the Billy Whiteshoes Memorial Park

Posted by on Mar 10, 2017 in Construction, Uncategorized | No Comments
Construction Underway for the Billy Whiteshoes Memorial Park

Construction recently began on the Billy Whiteshoes Memorial Park project. This project is funded by the Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe, Youth Athletic Facilities Grant from the Recreation and Conservation Office (RCO) as well as many charitable donations from several entities. The project includes a youth softball field with an underdrained synthetic turf infield and natural […]

Upper Clear Creek Wins Green Award!

Posted by on Nov 8, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Upper Clear Creek Wins Green Award!

Great news! Bruce Dees & Associates (BDA) and the Port of Tacoma were presented with The Green Project of the Year Award from the Northwest Construction Consumer Council (NWCCC) for the Upper Clear Creek Mitigation Site. BDA’s Derrick Eberle and the Port of Tacoma’s Dave Myers attended the Distinguished Project Awards ceremony on October 26, […]

Construction Begins on Waughop Lake Trail in Lakewood

Posted by on Nov 8, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Construction Begins on Waughop Lake Trail in Lakewood

Construction began on the Waughop Lake Trail at Fort Steilacoom Park on Monday, October 24. Fort Steilacoom Park is a 350+ acre site located in the northwest portion of Lakewood, Washington.  Over 1 million people visit the park each year for active and passive recreational opportunities. Improvements include the renovation of the trail around Waughop […]

Grand Opening for SERA Sprayground and Playground

Posted by on Jun 13, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Grand Opening for SERA Sprayground and Playground

The South End Recreation Area (SERA) sprayground and playground is a hit!  Opening last weekend amidst beautiful weather and warm temperatures, the sprayground in particular drew hundreds of children and adults, all of whom were excited about Tacoma’s newest play area.  As schools get out for the summer and the weather continues to warm up, […]

SERA Gets Ready to Open New Sprayground & Playground

Posted by on Apr 22, 2014 in Uncategorized | 2 Comments
SERA Gets Ready to Open New Sprayground & Playground

Construction is nearly complete for the South End Recreation Area (SERA) sprayground and playground.  This project is the second phase of a multi-phase master plan on the SERA campus in south Tacoma. The 5,000+ square foot sprayground and 6,000 square foot playground boast unique features sure to excite children of all ages.  In addition to […]

Pioneer Park Recreation Upgrades

Posted by on Apr 21, 2014 in Uncategorized | One Comment
Pioneer Park Recreation Upgrades

Design is now complete for the city of Puyallup’s Pioneer Park recreation upgrades. Located at 333 South Meridian in downtown Puyallup, this project will involve the demolition of the existing wading pool and playground equipment and the installation of a new sprayground, a new sanitary grinder pump and force main, asphalt grind and overlay with […]

SERA Campus Playground and Sprayground – UNDERWAY

Posted by on Nov 6, 2013 in Construction | No Comments
SERA Campus Playground and Sprayground – UNDERWAY

  Construction recently started on the “South End Recreation Area Sprayground and Playground” project. This project is the second phase of a multi-phase master plan on the SERA campus in south Tacoma. This project includes a 5000+ square foot sprayground with unique water features unlike any sprayground in the area. A 6000+ square foot playground […]

Wellington Hills Enters the CD Phase

Posted by on Jul 2, 2013 in Construction | No Comments
Wellington Hills Enters the CD Phase

Bruce Dees & Associates have begun the construction document phase of the Wellington Hills County Park project. This 100 acre park includes active and passive use areas, paved and soft surface trails, a nature playground, a future mountain bike facility and community activity center, seven athletic fields, and an off-leash dog park. Siting of facilities […]