Archive for 'SODO'
Several intersections will be partially closed on South Jackson Street in Pioneer Square and the Chinatown/International District during the month of June, restricting north- and southbound traffic at these locations. A contractor working for the Seattle Department of Transportation is constructing streetcar tracks for the First Hill Streetcar down the center of [More]
Posted: June 5th, 2013 under Greater Downtown, SODO, Traffic Advisories, Trucks.
Event is followed by 12:40 p.m. Mariners Game Motorists traveling in the SODO area Wednesday, June 5, should plan ahead for traffic congestion. As early as 8:00 a.m., 4800 students will begin arriving from around the state for the annual Weather Education Day at Safeco Field. Some 70 to 80 buses, of [More]
Posted: June 3rd, 2013 under Bicycles, Commute, Event traffic, General, Greater Downtown, Greater Duwamish, Pedestrians, SODO, Traffic Advisories, Trucks.
The Seattle Department of Transportation crews will pave South Lucile Street in Georgetown, from Fourth Avenue South to Maynard Avenue South, on Thursday and Friday, May 16 and 17, if weather is favorable. The street will be open to one way of traffic at a time with the assistance of traffic flaggers. [More]
Posted: May 10th, 2013 under Greater Duwamish, SODO, Traffic Advisories, Trucks.
The weekend events get an early start with tonight’s National Film Festival for Talented Youth (NFFTY) at the Cinerama Theatre featuring films by directors who are all under the age of 22 and the Seattle Mariners play the first of four games against the Los Angeles Angels. On Saturday and Sunday, it’ll [More]
Posted: April 25th, 2013 under Event traffic, Greater Downtown, North and Northeast Seattle, Pedestrians, Queen Anne/Magnolia, SODO, Traffic Advisories, Trucks.
Over the next three days, April 12 through 14, there is a wide variety of activities for all ages and tastes taking place at the Seattle Center as well as both sports arenas. At Safeco Field there’ll be Mariners games every day and the Seattle Sounders will also play on Saturday at [More]
Posted: April 11th, 2013 under Event traffic, Greater Downtown, Greater Duwamish, North and Northeast Seattle, Queen Anne/Magnolia, SODO, Traffic Advisories, Trucks.
To get ready for construction of the new Elliott Bay Seawall this fall, the Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT) will begin early field work this Friday to prepare the area for construction this fall. The majority of early work will conclude ahead of Memorial Day weekend. This work will include geotechnical investigations, [More]
Posted: April 3rd, 2013 under Ballard and Northwest Seattle, Bicycles, Commute, Event traffic, General, Greater Downtown, Greater Duwamish, Pedestrians, SODO, Southwest Seattle, Traffic Advisories, Trucks.
Washington State Department of Transportation This Friday, WSDOT contractor crews will reduce a busy section of northbound Interstate 5 near downtown Seattle to just two lanes over the next two weekends. This closure will give crews the room they need to replace four 50-year-old expansion joints that run the width of the [More]
Posted: March 28th, 2013 under Greater Downtown, SODO, Traffic Advisories, Trucks.
SDOT crews plan to grind and pave Occidental Avenue South between South Massachusetts Street and South Holgate Street (just south of the Safeco Field parking garage) on Sunday, March 17, weather permitting. They will also repair the crosswalk at the intersection of First Avenue South and South Massachusetts Street. The crew plans [More]
Posted: March 12th, 2013 under Greater Duwamish, SODO, Traffic Advisories, Trucks.
Motorists might want to plan their travel around two events happening tonight and tomorrow. This evening Maroon 5 performs at the Key Arena from 7:30 – 12 Midnight with a crowd of at least 12,000 fans attending. The concert goers could make for heavier traffic between the I-5 Mercer exits, on Mercer [More]
Posted: March 11th, 2013 under Bicycles, Commute, General, Greater Duwamish, Queen Anne/Magnolia, SODO, Trucks.
Starting today at noon through Sunday evening, there will likely be heavier traffic than usual surrounding the Seattle Center with several big-draw events taking place simultaneously. Huge crowds are expected to show up at the Key Arena as college women battle it out for the Pac 12 Women’s Basketball Tournament title. Crowds [More]
Posted: March 7th, 2013 under Bicycles, Event traffic, Queen Anne/Magnolia, SODO, Traffic Advisories, Trucks.