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Ballard Bridge SB lane closure from 10am-3pm today through Friday

January 20 – 23 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Southbound lane closure on the Ballard Bridge, Crews will close the southbound right lane on the Ballard Bridge for accident repair work.


Mercer Corridor Project: Temporary pedestrian and bicycle route changes

The Seattle Department of Transportation advises travelers about changes to pedestrian and bicycle detours throughout the Mercer Corridor. Mercer Street and Taylor Avenue North Beginning Thursday, Jan. 22, the crosswalk across Mercer Street at Taylor Avenue North will be closed for approximately three days to accommodate concrete pours on the north side of the intersection. […]


35th Avenue NE, in Lake City, now open to through traffic

Seattle Public Utilities Road and new bridge reopen as part of floodplain restoration project Following a seven-month closure for flood reduction and habitat restoration work, 35th Avenue NE, in Lake City, is now open to through traffic — including Metro routes 64 and 65. Over the next few weeks, there will be occasional lane closures […]


City takes measures to address truck backups from Terminal 18

To ensure that traffic flows safely and efficiently near Port of Seattle facilities, the City of Seattle will take measures Friday to address trucks backing up onto city and state roadways due to Terminal 18 delays. Based on discussions with the port, starting Friday morning trucks will be detoured off city streets into a holding […]


Admiral Way lane closures next week for roadway landscaping

The medians on Southwest Admiral Way between Southwest Olga Street and 39th Avenue Southwest are scheduled for cleaning on Tuesday and Wednesday, Jan. 20-21. Gardeners from the Urban Forestry office of the Seattle Department of Transportation will groom the medians from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day. The inside lane in both directions will be […]


Detours Along Burke-Gilman for City Light Electrical Improvements

Seattle City Light: PROJECT UPDATE: Seattle City Light is continuing work to upgrade the electrical reliability and capacity of the system feeding the University of Washington. The final phase of the project requires intermittent detours on the Burke-Gilman Trail while underground conduit is installed between City Light’s substation near I-5 and the UW’s substation near […]


Mercer Corridor Project: Taylor Ave N full daytime closures until Jan. 23

The Seattle Department of Transportation travelers that the daytime full closures of Taylor Avenue North between Roy and Mercer streets have been extended through Jan. 23. The closure will be in place Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for electrical work. Travelers can expect the following impacts: Turns to and from Mercer […]


Events Traffic Advisory for Tuesday, Jan. 13 – Monday, Jan. 19

The Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT) advises travelers that there are several events happening throughout the city through next Monday that will increase traffic and travel times. TUESDAY, JAN. 13: National Geographic Live!: National Geographic hosts a student matinee lecture at Benaroya Hall (200 University St.) that goes from 9:30 a.m. to approximately 12:30 p.m. […]


Nighttime and Weekend Closures on Dexter Avenue North – Jan. 12 to 19

WSDOT Alaskan Way Viaduct Replacment Program Beginning on Jan. 12, crews will work at night and through the weekend to install underground utilities across Dexter Avenue North at Republican Street. Please see the map below. Work hours: Weekday work: Monday, Jan. 12 – Friday, Jan. 16, 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. (nightly) Weekend work: 8 […]


Rainier Avenue South Southbound Lane Closure

SDOT will be closing one lane of southbound traffic on Rainier Avenue South between South College Street and 23rd Avenue South for two weeks beginning Monday, Jan.12. The single lane closure will be in effect Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 3 p.m., and nightly, 8 p.m. to 7 a.m. Weather permitting, original lane configurations will […]