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 […]

SERA is Getting a New Field!

Posted by on Jul 22, 2015 in Uncategorized | No Comments
SERA is Getting a New Field!

  SERA Campus will soon have another field to offer the south Tacoma neighborhood.  Construction has begun on a new multi-use field, scheduled to open to the public this autumn.  The state-of-the-art synthetic turf field will ensure year-round usability regardless of Washington’s penchant for rain.  To compensate for the diminished daylight of fall and winter […]

Bethel School District’s Art Crate Field Gets Shined Up

Posted by on Jul 22, 2015 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Bethel School District’s Art Crate Field Gets Shined Up

  Art Crate Field, Bethel School District’s premier athletic facility and one of Pierce County’s most heavily used athletic facilities, will boast a new look this fall. In addition to a new track, the field is also getting an upgrade with the installation of new synthetic turf surfacing. It is soon to be the first […]

Visitors to Upper Clear Creek

Posted by on Jul 10, 2015 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Visitors to Upper Clear Creek

  Summer is in full swing at Upper Clear Creek, drawings visitors of all (animal) kinds to see how the Port of Tacoma, Bruce Dees & Associates, Herrera Environmental Consultants, and ACI Construction are working to restore an important salmon habitat in southeast Tacoma. Over the past two weeks, a gaggle of geese, a garter […]

Puyallup Welcomes a New Park

Posted by on May 22, 2015 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Puyallup Welcomes a New Park

Last night, over 400 people turned out to celebrate the grand opening of the Pioneer Park Sprayground in downtown Puyallup.  Even the weather was in the mood for a celebration as unseasonably high temperatures prompted more than just kids to brave the cool mists of the sprayground.  We were extremely gratified to see that the […]

New Bleachers for Peninsula College

Posted by on Apr 21, 2015 in Uncategorized | No Comments
New Bleachers for Peninsula College

Peninsula College recently completed a bleacher improvement project on their Port Angeles campus. Bruce Dees & Associates was retained for design and construction review and Hoch Construction served as the general contractor. The project encompassed such improvements as: two continuous 60′ aluminum bleachers with closed decks and top rails, two 30′ bleacher covers with associated […]