Special Reports

DOT holds informational sessions on Highway 16, new bridge

The state Department of Transportation will hold an open house tonight for residents who want to learn more or ask questions about two construction projects.

The meeting will be from 6 to 9 p.m. at Tacoma Alliance Church, 2401 South Orchard St.

At sessions at 6:30 and 7:30 p.m., project engineer Dave Ziegler will discuss construction on Highway 16 from Jackson Avenue in Tacoma to Olympic Drive in Gig Harbor. At 7 and 8:30 p.m., officials will discuss the new Narrows bridge project. Daniel Thigpen, The News Tribune