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Road closures for pedestrian safety improvements at Third Avenue Northwest and Northwest 56th Street

The Seattle Department of Transportation advises travelers of road closures at the intersection of Third Avenue Northwest, Northwest 56th Street and Northwest 55th Place as crews continue constructing pedestrian safety improvements as part of the West Woodland Pedestrian Safety Improvements Project, part of SDOT’s Neighborhood Street Fund Program. Work began on June 15th and is […]


Mercer Corridor traffic advisory for the 4th of July weekend

The Seattle Department of Transportation wishes everyone a safe and happy 4th of July weekend. There are no additional traffic closures associated with the Mercer Corridor Project for the 4th of July weekend, Friday, July 3 to Monday, July 6. Please keep the following in mind as you travel through the Mercer Corridor: Mercer Street […]


Events Traffic Advisory for Wednesday July 1- Sunday, July 5

SDOT is advising travelers to be aware of events happening around the city through the holiday weekend that will add to area traffic.  The Sounders play Friday night at CenturyLink. The Seafair Summer Fourth on Saturday has events at both Gasworks Park and South Lake Union Park. The Special Olympics Relay Across America will move […]


Holiday weekend to bring major delays on eastbound I-90 over Vantage Bridge

Washington State Department of Transportation   Drivers traveling on eastbound Interstate 90 near the Vantage Bridge will experience major delays and back-ups this weekend due to increased traffic. The Washington State Department of Transportation and contractor crews are repainting the Vantage Bridge across the Columbia River. A single lane closure for eastbound drivers is in […]


“Know before you go” the key to a fun, safe weekend

Regional travel information Washington State Department of Transportation Want to thoroughly enjoy your hot dogs and fireworks during the Fourth of July weekend? Then make sure you plan ahead and get to your destination on time. Drivers can use the Washington State Department of Transportation’s traffic volume charts to “know before they go” and help […]


Transit service changes on July 3 and 4

King County Metro Transit   King County Metro Transit bus routes will operate with a Sunday schedule Friday, July 3, in observation of Independence Day, and operate Saturday service levels on Saturday, July 4. During the holiday weekend, many routes will be redirected around community celebrations around the county. Changes also are in store for […]


Fourth of July weekend events to cause traffic delays in Seattle

 Washington State Department of Transportation What do firework seekers, wooden boat enthusiasts and soccer fans have in common? They’ll all be heading to downtown Seattle this Fourth of July holiday weekend. Drivers should expect delays and are encouraged to leave early, combine trips, carpool or take transit as large crowds hit the road to get […]


First phase of University Link testing complete

Sound Transit Sound Transit contractors have completed initial work to integrate and test University Link light rail signal and power systems as part of the push to open the extension in early 2016. Over the past several months Sound Transit contractors have installed and tested new power, safety, train control and communications systems in most […]


Northbound I-5 lane closure in Seattle next week for paving work

Washington State Department of Transportation June 26, 2015 Maintenance crews working for the Washington State Department of Transportation will be hard at work next week working right up until the Fourth of July holiday weekend to complete paving work on northbound Interstate 5. Daytime drivers approaching downtown Seattle should prepare for possible delays starting Monday […]


SR 522/Lake City Way approaching I-5 in Seattle to close overnight Friday for sign replacement work

Washington State Department of Transportation Drivers who use westbound State Route 522/Lake City Way Northeast to access southbound Interstate 5 should plan ahead for closures and detours Friday night through Saturday morning. Washington State Department of Transportation maintenance crews will complete work to replace an overhead messaging sign. Westbound SR 522 approaching I-5 will be […]