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Update: Spokane Street Viaduct Lane Closures this Weekend and Next Week

The westbound lanes of the Spokane Street Viaduct between I-5 and SR 99 will be closed this weekend from 6 p.m. Saturday, June 9 until 5 a.m. Monday, June 11.  The SR 99 southbound off-ramp to West Seattle will remain open, providing an opportunity to avoid the closure.  The attached maps provide additional detour opportunities. 

Map routes to West Seattle from north during the closure

Map routes to West Seattle from south during the closure

It should also be noted that the eastbound Spokane Street Viaduct off-ramp at First Avenue S remains closed.  It is currently projected to reopen the morning of Tuesday, June 19. 

The updated construction related travel lane closures and/or shifts for the coming week are outlined below, although some dates could slip depending on weather conditions.

Wednesday, June 13 – Thursday, June 14

  • Eastbound lanes of the Spokane Street Viaduct will be closed at SR 99, with all traffic diverted to northbound SR 99.  All other eastbound traffic should consider using the low level Spokane Swing Bridge.  The closure will run from 10 p.m. both nights until 5 a.m. the following morning.
  • The left westbound travel lane of the Spokane Street Viaduct between I-5 and SR 99 will be closed from 10 p.m. both nights until 5 a.m. the following morning.  Traffic will be maintained in the remaining westbound lane.

Sunday, June 17 – Tuesday, June 19

  • Southbound traffic on East Marginal Way at S Spokane Street will be detoured to the west for three nights from 9 p.m. nightly until 5 a.m. the following morning.

Monday, June 18

  • The westbound lanes of the Spokane Street Viaduct between I-5 and SR 99 will be closed overnight from 10 p.m Monday until 5 a.m. on Tuesday morning, June 19.  The SR 99 southbound off-ramp to West Seattle will remain open, providing an opportunity to avoid the closure.
  • The left eastbound travel lane of the Spokane Street Viaduct between I-5 and SR 99 will be closed from 10 p.m. Monday until 5 a.m. on Tuesday morning, June 19.  Traffic will be maintained in the remaining eastbound lane.