From Department of Natural Resources and Parks (April 9): The City of Seattle has approved a night time noise variance beginning April 16, 2014 for King County’s contractor to install a sewer pipeline under the on and off ramps of the Magnolia Bridge. The new pipeline will connect the combined sewer overflow [More]
Posted: April 11th, 2014 under Queen Anne/Magnolia, Traffic Advisories, Trucks.
Next week, SW Genesee Street will be closed between SW Avalon Way and 30th Avenue SW from 9 a.m. Monday, April 14 through 6 p.m. Friday, April 18. During the closure of the steep West Seattle hill, the Seattle Department of Transportation will repair several worn concrete panels. Local access will be [More]
Posted: April 10th, 2014 under General, Southwest Seattle, Traffic Advisories.
The Seattle Department of Transportation has been painting the steel parts of the First Avenue South and Fourth Avenue South bridges over the Argo Railroad Yard in Seattle’s south industrial area. Next week the Fourth Avenue South Bridge will be narrowed down to one lane in each direction at night to paint [More]
Posted: April 10th, 2014 under Greater Duwamish, Traffic Advisories, Trucks.
One of Seattle’s busiest arterials is set to get a facelift starting Monday, April 14. The Seattle Department of Transportation will repave 1.3 miles of Holman Road Northwest from Greenwood Avenue North to Northwest 87th Street. In addition to the paving work, crews will make several pedestrian safety improvements including the construction [More]
Posted: April 10th, 2014 under Ballard and Northwest Seattle, Commute, Pedestrians, Traffic Advisories, Trucks.
The Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT) has rescheduled the previously announced weekend closures of eastbound Mercer Street and Ninth Avenue N for this weekend beginning on Friday, April 11 at 11 p.m. through Monday, April 14 at 5 a.m. Travelers can expect significant traffic delays and should plan ahead and use alternate [More]
Posted: April 8th, 2014 under Commute, Event traffic, General, Greater Downtown, Queen Anne/Magnolia, Traffic Advisories, Trucks.
The Seattle Department of Transportation is now accepting applications for mini-grants of up to $1,000 to fund projects that educate students about pedestrian and bicycle safety and encourage walking and biking to school. Private and public schools, PTAs, neighborhood councils, local advocacy organizations, and other school-related nonprofit groups may apply. In a [More]
Posted: April 8th, 2014 under Ballard and Northwest Seattle, Bicycles, East and Central Seattle, Greater Downtown, Greater Duwamish, North and Northeast Seattle, Pedestrians, Queen Anne/Magnolia, Southeast Seattle, Southwest Seattle.
A Seattle Department of Transportation crew will be repairing the roadway on the Spokane Street Viaduct eastbound on Thursday, April 10. The work will take place just east of the SR 99 overpass beginning at 10 a.m. and will be completed by 4 p.m. In order to do the work safely, the [More]
Posted: April 8th, 2014 under General, Greater Duwamish, Southwest Seattle, Traffic Advisories, Trucks, Uncategorized.
The Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT) has canceled the previously announced weekend closure of eastbound Mercer Street between Dexter Avenue N and Ninth Avenue N due to inclement weather. More information will follow as the work is rescheduled. Please note, the weekend work at the intersection of Queen Anne Avenue N and [More]
Posted: April 4th, 2014 under Uncategorized.
April 9, 2014 Update: Construction detour has been shortened for driver convenience: Eastbound travelers on SW Charlestown will be detoured northbound on 49th Avenue SW to Admiral Way and then east to California Avenue SW. Westbound motorists will be detoured southbound on California Avenue SW to SW Oregon Street then west on [More]
Posted: April 3rd, 2014 under Southwest Seattle, Traffic Advisories.
Tree northeast of Broadway/Mercer intersection a potential hazard A large street tree located just north of the Broadway/Mercer intersection on the east side of the street is exhibiting an increasingly unnatural lean and will have to be removed. The Seattle Department of Transportation Urban Forestry team has monitored the tree for several [More]
Posted: April 3rd, 2014 under East and Central Seattle, General.