Merchants Parking Lot

Project Description

The City of Arlington will be installing stormwater improvements and repaving in the city-owned Merchants parking lot and connected alleyways this summer. The parking lot is located on Olympic Avenue between 3rd and 4th Streets. Entrances to the lot are mid-block on 3rd, mid-block on Olympic Avenue, and mid-block on 4th Street. The project includes installing stormwater improvements, removing existing pavement, repaving the lot and alleyway and restriping.

Project Benefits

  • Improves stormwater system
  • Replaces worn pavement
  • Restriping of parking spaces in lot, including required disabled parking spaces

Project Cost and Funding

  • Engineer's estimate: $180,000
  • Bid award: $178,717.81
  • Funding sources:
    • Streets fund
    • Stormwater fund

Project Schedule

  • Designed by Terra Vista NW in 2018-2019
  • Bid award by City Council August 5, 2019
  • Construction completed October 2019


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

Photo of Merchant Parking Lot with new pavement and parking space striping