The Industrial District boundaries follow west along the green river, north at S. 180 St. also known as SW. 43 St., west on Hwy 167, and south on S. 228 St. and 68 Ave. S. There are currently no recognized neighborhood councils.
Communication is just starting within the district to form a district board, establish bylaws, work on future district goals and plans, and file as a non-profit. If you are interested in taking a lead role in establishing this district email Toni Azzola, Neighborhood Program Coordinator or 253-856-5708.
Kent is the fourth-largest warehouse and distribution center in the Unites States and the second largest manufacturing center on the West Coast.
Projects in the Industrial District include:
Kent Valley Loop Trail. The city is working on a plan to connect the Green River and Interurban Trails, creating a unique loop trail experience and making Kent a regional biking and recreation destination.
Mill Creek Culvert Replacements - 76 Ave. S. and S. 228 St. Current culverts will be replaced with four larger box culverts across and on the west side of 76th Avenue South as part of the Drainage Master Plan.