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Northbound I-5 lane closure in Seattle next week for paving work

Washington State Department of Transportation June 26, 2015 Maintenance crews working for the Washington State Department of Transportation will be hard at work next week working right up until the Fourth of July holiday weekend to complete paving work on northbound Interstate 5. Daytime drivers approaching downtown Seattle should prepare for possible delays starting Monday […]


Safe Routes to School improvements coming to Delridge Way SW

Crews from the Seattle Department of Transportation will install a new marked crosswalk, curb ramps, pedestrian-activated rectangular rapid flashing beacons, and painted curb bulbs on Delridge Way Southwest at the front entrance to the Boren School building in July. The Boren building currently serves as home to more than 700 elementary school students including K-5 […]


Special activities will significantly impact traffic this weekend, June 26-28

Pride Parade, Greenwood Car Show, Seafair Pirates and Century Link Field Concert Pride events will take place throughout the weekend on Capitol Hill, and the Seattle Pride Parade will close downtown streets on Sunday, so travelers in Seattle should plan ahead to avoid delay.  Greenwood Avenue North will close for the Greenwood Car Show on […]


Update: 42nd Ave SW now closed until Tuesday for paving

Crews from the Seattle Department of Transportation are restoring pavement at 42nd Avenue Southwest and Southwest Alaska Street following work on underground utilities at that location. Their expected completion time has been updated to 5 p.m. on Tuesday, June 23. During this work the crews are closing 42nd Avenue Southwest north of Southwest Alaska Street.  […]


Curb ramp work on Alki, June 17-26

The Seattle Department of Transportation will install new “ADA” compliant curb ramps at two locations on Alki Avenue Southwest. They plan to start tomorrow and complete the work by June 26. The curb ramps are at two crosswalks on Alki where there are viewing areas with benches along the waterfront. The first location is at […]


School speed zone safety cameras coming to six schools

To reduce speeding and improve safety for school children, contractors working for the City of Seattle will begin installing speed enforcement cameras for six schools starting Monday, June 15. The cameras will be located at the following locations: 15th Avenue S and S Columbian Way for Mercer Middle School Delridge Way SW for K-5 STEM […]


Events Traffic Advisory for Wednesday, June 10 – Sunday, June 14

SDOT is advising travelers to be aware of events happening around the city through the weekend that will add to area traffic. The Seafair Festival kickoff is on Wednesday at Westlake Park. The Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon is Saturday. The University of Washington and Seattle Pacific University commencements are on Saturday, Congratulations to those and all […]


I-5 Ship Canal Bridge and SR 99 Aurora Bridge maintenance work this weekend

Washington State Department of Transportation Drivers heading into downtown Seattle on Interstate 5 and State Route 99 (Aurora Avenue North) should prepare for possible delays on Saturday and Sunday mornings, June 6 and 7. Washington State Department of Transportation maintenance crews will close multiple southbound lanes on the I-5 Ship Canal Bridge for deck repairs. […]


Northbound SR 99 closures Saturday

Washington State Department of Transportation If your travels include using SR 99 Saturday, May 30, you’ll want to be aware of two northbound closures that day: From 6 a.m. to 11 a.m., two right lanes across the First Avenue South Bridge will be closed while our bridge maintenance staff does some important bridge deck repair. […]


Closures for eastbound traffic approaching the West Seattle Bridge on Sunday, May 31

Roadway Structures crews from the Seattle Department of Transportation will perform maintenance work near the western end of the West Seattle Bridge on Sunday May 31 between 5:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. Traffic flaggers will assist large trucks and buses through the eastbound on-ramp from SW Avalon Way/ Harbor Avenue SW at Spokane Street, but […]