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Seawall Construction Resumes on the Central Waterfront October 6; Waterfront will be Open and Accessible

Work will take place along Alaskan Way between University Street and Yesler Way   After pausing work for the summer, the Seawall Project will resume construction on the central waterfront between University and Madison streets on October 6. Work will continue adjacent to Colman Dock between Madison Street and Yesler Way. Construction in these areas […]


Significant Traffic Expected for Seahawks Monday Night Football at CenturyLink Field on Monday, Oct. 5

SDOT advising travelers to be aware of the upcoming Seattle Seahawks Monday Night Football game at 5:30 p.m. at CenturyLink Field on Monday October 5, 2015. SDOT encourages everyone attending the game to plan ahead and arrive at the venue early. SDOT also encourages those entering and leaving the downtown/SODO area as a part of […]


Pedestrian safety improvements near completion on W. Harrison Street at First Ave. W. and Second Ave. W.

Crews working for the Seattle Department of Transportation plan to complete utility work and roadway striping for the pedestrian safety improvement project on West Harrison Street on Friday, Oct. 2 and Monday, Oct. 5, from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., if the weather is favorable. Travelers can expect the following construction impacts: Intermittent daytime lane […]


I-90 weekend detours return for drivers heading across Lake Washington Oct. 9-12

Sound Transit and Washington State Department of Transportation Work continues on project to add HOV lanes, ready I-90 for light rail Weekend-long directional closures of the Interstate 90 outer roadways resume starting the weekend of Oct. 9-12. Four more weekend-long directional closures are scheduled to be completed before the end of 2015. The closures will […]


Events Advisory for Wednesday, Sept. 30 – Sunday, Oct. 4

SDOT is advising travelers to be aware of several events happening around the city through the weekend that will affect area traffic. The Up Your Ave festival is Friday afternoon in the University District. The Great Pumpkin Beer Fest runs Friday and Saturday in Georgetown. Sounders FC play at CenturyLink Field on Sunday. The Mariners […]


West Seattle Bridge lane closures for roadway panel replacement Friday 10/2 through Sunday 10/4

From Seattle Public Utilities: West Seattle Bridge lane closures for roadway panel replacement Seattle Public Utilities (SPU) is conducting roadway panel replacement on the West Seattle Bridge/Fauntleroy Way SW Express ramp heading eastbound and westbound. From Friday, October 2 at 7:00 pm to the evening of Sunday, October 4 crews will repair the roadway following […]


Mercer Corridor Project: Activation of variable-message sign on Mercer Street

The Seattle Department of Transportation advises travelers their contractor will work on the variable message sign along the eastbound side of Mercer Street on Oct. 5 and 6 to make it ready for use. Crews will close the eastbound, curb lane of Mercer Street between Taylor Avenue North and Dexter Avenue North from 9 a.m. […]


Lane closure on Northbound Aurora at Denny, Sept. 30 and Oct. 1

Crews from the Seattle Department of Transportation will close the northbound right lane on Aurora Avenue North between Denny Way and Sixth Avenue on Sept. 30 and possibly also on Oct. 1. They plan to work from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. each day, performing maintenance work for the Battery Street Tunnel. ###  


Reminder: Plan for heavy traffic today during visit of Chinese delegation

Today will be a busy day for traffic as the Chinese delegation travels throughout Seattle to Everett, Redmond, and Tacoma. Plan ahead for congestion and significant delays. For more information and real-time updates, follow us on Twitter: For emergency alerts from the City of Seattle, sign up for Alert Seattle:


Events Advisory for Tuesday, Sept. 22 -Sunday, Sept. 27

SDOT is advising travelers to be aware of several events happening around the city through the weekend that will affect area traffic. Most notably, the Chinese delegation arrives Tuesday and will depart Thursday morning; significant impacts to the greater Seattle area and downtown are expected. The Sounders FC play Wednesday night at CenturyLink; the Chinese […]