Seattle.gov Home Page
Link to SDOT Home Page Link to SDOT Home Page Link to SDOT About Us Link to SDOT Contact Us
Advisories from SDOT On The Move Home Page CityLink Seattle

Search SDOT Blogs

Categories

July 2014
M T W T F S S
« Jun    
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031  

CityLink Seattle

Archive for 'East and Central Seattle'

Another big Seafair weekend in Seattle, July 31-Aug 3

It’s another big-time, Seafair weekend. Following last week’s Torchlight Parade, this will be the weekend for the traditional Seafair hydroplane races and the Blue Angels air show, closing I-90 at times and closing Lake Washington Boulevard South along Lake Washington. Also on this weekend’s agenda are the annual Seafair events in Magnolia, Central Area, and […]

 [More]

Construction alert: Capitol Hill Station, Link Light Rail

Sound Transit Saturday work at the Capitol Hill Station site – July 26, 2014 Sound Transit’s contractor has obtained a noise variance from the City of Seattle for the morning of Saturday July 26, beginning as early as 7 a.m. What to expect during this work: Truck traffic to and from the site to deliver […]

 [More]

Paving 10th Ave South, Jackson to King, July 29

Next Tuesday, July 29, paving crews from the Seattle Department of Transportation will grind and pave 10th Avenue South from South Jackson Street to South King Street, if weather permits. The street, located one block east of I-5, will be closed from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Police Officers will assist traffic. ###    

 [More]

It’s Seafair Torchlight Parade Weekend! …and a few other events…

The largest annual parade in Seattle, the Seafair Torchlight Parade, will take place Saturday evening in downtown Seattle. An estimated 300,000 spectators will congest incoming routes in the late afternoon and evening as they claim spots to sit along the Fourth Avenue. The northbound lanes of the Alaskan Way Viaduct will be closed from 5:30 […]

 [More]

Mariners play every day this week – plan your trips accordingly

There are several events to keep in mind this week as you plan your travel routes. The Mariners play at Safeco Field Monday through Friday starting at 7:10 p.m. each day, except Wednesday when the game starts at 12:40 p.m. On Saturday and Sunday the games will start at 1:10 p.m. Expect congestion near the […]

 [More]

Work in bike lane on U Bridge Friday night for maintenance

Roadway Structures crews from the Seattle Department of Transportation plan to work in the northbound bike lane at the northeastern corner of the University Bridge from 11 p.m. on Friday, July 18 until 4 a.m. on Saturday, July 19.  Pedestrians and bicyclists will be assisted around the work zone. The crews will perform bridge maintenance […]

 [More]

Weekend traffic: Seafair events, Bite of Seattle, and Sounders, July 18-20

Seattle traffic will be lively with thousands headed to community festivals and parades, and to various foot, boat and swimming competitions around the city this weekend. The events expected to draw the most attendees are the Bite of Seattle at Seattle Center on Friday, Saturday and Sunday; and the Sounders at Centurylink Field on Saturday […]

 [More]

Minor Avenue Pavement repairs July 17 and 18

SDOT crews will pave Minor Avenue on First Hill on Thursday and Friday, July 17 and 18 from 7:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. each day. Minor Avenue will be closed between Spring and Cherry streets except for local access traffic. On-street parking will be restricted. Police Officers will be on-hand to assist; crosswalks at Marion […]

 [More]

Pavement repairs on 8th Avenue next week, July 15 and 16

SDOT crews will pave Eighth Avenue on First Hill between Madison and Columbia streets on Tuesday and Wednesday, July 15 and 16 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. each day. Eighth Avenue will be closed between Madison and Cherry streets except for local access traffic. Marion Street will be closed at Eighth. On-street parking will […]

 [More]

City Launches Program to Address Impacts from Construction Surge

The City of Seattle recognizes that construction can create challenges and now a new program, Access Seattle, is working to reduce impacts and to keep traffic moving. The Access Seattle initiative is an effort to balance unprecedented growth and development in Seattle with the need to maintain mobility. More than 100 projects were underway or […]

 [More]