Washington State Department of Transportation Drivers who use the Interstate 5 Ship Canal Bridge should prepare for possible delays in the express lanes today, Aug. 3, through Thursday, Aug. 6, and the mainline this weekend, Aug. 8-9. Washington State Department of Transportation maintenance crews will close one lane of the express lanes or mainline […]
Posted: August 3rd, 2015 under Commute, Greater Downtown, Traffic Advisories.
Plan for lane closures on Alki Ave SW and Beach Drive SW Seattle Department of Transportation crews will intermittently close lanes to restore pavement in two areas of West Seattle next week if the weather is favorable. Drivers should plan for congestion and consider alternate routes. Crews will close one lane at a time on […]
Posted: July 31st, 2015 under Southwest Seattle, Traffic Advisories.
This weekend, the annual Umoja Fest African Heritage Festival & Parade will take place in the Central Area. The parade will start at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 1 and will follow a new route to bypass a construction zone on 23rd Avenue before ending at the festival grounds in Judkins Park. The parade route, […]
Posted: July 30th, 2015 under East and Central Seattle, Event traffic, Traffic Advisories, Transit.
King County Metro Transit Metro riders and Seafair fans are reminded that, from Thursday, July 30 through Sunday, August 2, Metro Transit service will be delayed or rerouted during Seafair Hydroplane and Air Show events in south Seattle and along the I-90 corridor. Metro will also operate shuttle service for the Hydroplane events. Free Hydro […]
Posted: July 29th, 2015 under Bicycles, Commute, Greater Downtown, Pedestrians, Traffic Advisories, Trucks.
Seattle Department of Transportation crews will grind and pave West Galer Street from Queen Anne Avenue North to Second Avenue West this weekend, Aug.1 – 2, if the weather is favorable. The crews plan to work from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. each day. Galer will remain open to eastbound traffic, but drivers traveling westbound […]
Posted: July 29th, 2015 under Bicycles, Commute, Greater Downtown, Pedestrians, Queen Anne/Magnolia, Traffic Advisories, Trucks.
SDOT is advising travelers to be aware of several events happening around the city through the weekend that will affect area traffic. Seafair Fleet Week and Boeing Maritime Celebration begin Wednesday afternoon. Seafair Weekend events run all weekend with brief I-90 closures for Blue Angels starting Thursday. Magnolia Summerfest and Seafair Parade are on Saturday […]
Posted: July 29th, 2015 under Bicycles, Commute, Event traffic, General, Greater Downtown, Greater Duwamish, Parking, Pedestrians, Queen Anne/Magnolia, SODO, Southeast Seattle.
People driving, walking and riding bikes can expect construction impacts on West Harrison Street, starting as soon as Aug. 3. The pedestrian safety improvements project on West Harrison Street will involve the intersections at First Avenue West and Second Avenue West. Work will occur from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekdays and is anticipated […]
Posted: July 27th, 2015 under Pedestrians, Queen Anne/Magnolia, Traffic Advisories.
Washington State Department of Transportation SEATTLE – As the U.S. Navy Blue Angels zoom above Lake Washington this week, drivers in the greater Seattle and Bellevue areas should prepare for traffic to slow to a crawl several times between Thursday, July 30, and Sunday, Aug. 2, and consider alternate routes. The Washington State Department […]
Posted: July 27th, 2015 under Bicycles, Commute, Greater Downtown, Pedestrians, Traffic Advisories, Trucks.
Crews from the Seattle Department of Transportation will close the left southbound lane on Klickitat Way Southwest between Spokane Street and 11th Avenue Southwest for landscape maintenance. The left lane closures will be closed from 7 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. each day from Tuesday, July 28 until Thursday, July 30. Some delays are possible; drive […]
Posted: July 27th, 2015 under Greater Duwamish, Southwest Seattle, Traffic Advisories, Trucks.
The Seattle Department of Transportation advises travelers of the following work within the corridor: Lane restrictions on Mercer Street and Fifth Avenue North Beginning Friday, July 31 at 8 p.m. and continuing Saturday, Aug. 1 through 1 p.m., crews will close multiple lanes near the intersection of Mercer Street and Fifth Avenue North to accommodate […]
Posted: July 27th, 2015 under Greater Downtown, Queen Anne/Magnolia, Traffic Advisories, Trucks.