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Plan for transit delays on Friday

King County Metro Transit Transit riders and all commuters should expect and be prepared for significant delays and some detours in downtown Seattle on Friday, October 9 from 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM, due to President Obama’s visit. Buses that travel on Stewart and Virginia streets will be rerouted. Routes 25, 66, 70, 177, 178, […]


SR 520 floating bridge to undergo monthly maintenance testing early Thursday morning

Washington State Department of Transportation Drivers who plan to use the State Route 520 floating bridge to cross Lake Washington may encounter delays early Thursday morning. The bridge will temporarily close to drivers for up to 30 minutes at a time from 1:30 to 5 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 8, while Washington State Department of Transportation […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


Seattle plans for traffic during visit of Chinese delegation

The City of Seattle is working with local and federal agencies to manage traffic on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, during the visit of a large Chinese delegation. Seattle officials are working to support U.S. Secret Service efforts to provide security.  “Seattle is honored to host President Xi and his delegation during his visit to the […]


Southbound I-5 lane closures in Seattle overnight Saturday

Washington State Department of Transportation   Drivers leaving downtown Seattle on southbound Interstate 5 should prepare for possible delays Saturday night, Sept. 19, through Sunday morning, Sept. 20. Washington State Department of Transportation maintenance crews will close up to three left lanes of southbound I-5 near the West Seattle Bridge     


Transit Alert – Metro will operate P&R shuttle buses to and from home Husky football games

King County Metro Transit   Metro will operate Husky game-day non-stop shuttle buses to UW Husky Stadium from the Eastgate P&R, Federal Way/S 320th St P&R, Houghton P&R, Northgate Transit Center, Shoreline P&R, Kingsgate P&R, South Kirkland P&R & South Renton P&R during the 2015 season. All fans and travelers in the area should expect […]


Traffic restrictions for sewer repairs on 48th Ave SW

Seattle Public Utilities   Beginning September 10, Seattle Public Utilities will repair sewer lines on 48th Avenue SW between SW Juneau Street and SW Raymond Street. This work will require closing 48th Avenue SW to through traffic. Local access will be available with the assistance of a traffic flagger. Work may take up to five […]