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Blue Angels return to the skies mean closures of I-90 bridge during Seafair

Washington State Department of Transportation  206-440-4697 Closure required for airshow practice, shows The supersonic boom of the F/A-18 Blue Angels over Seattle is sure to thrill crowds during Seafair, but drivers are going to need to plan an alternate route to prevent their travel plans from going bust while the jets are airborne. The Washington […]


Construction alert: Capitol Hill Station, Link Light Rail

Sound Transit Saturday work at the Capitol Hill Station site – July 26, 2014 Sound Transit’s contractor has obtained a noise variance from the City of Seattle for the morning of Saturday July 26, beginning as early as 7 a.m. What to expect during this work: Truck traffic to and from the site to deliver […]


Update on South Magnolia CSO Control Project

King County Department of Natural Resources and Parks, Wastewater Treatment Division Storage facility Work continues to build a new  facility that will reduce untreated discharges of sewage and stormwater from the outfall off 32nd Avenue West in heavy rains. Night work will be completed this evening, Friday, July 25.  The contractor was required to perform work on […]


Paving 10th Ave South, Jackson to King, July 29

Next Tuesday, July 29, paving crews from the Seattle Department of Transportation will grind and pave 10th Avenue South from South Jackson Street to South King Street, if weather permits. The street, located one block east of I-5, will be closed from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Police Officers will assist traffic. ###    


It’s Seafair Torchlight Parade Weekend! …and a few other events…

The largest annual parade in Seattle, the Seafair Torchlight Parade, will take place Saturday evening in downtown Seattle. An estimated 300,000 spectators will congest incoming routes in the late afternoon and evening as they claim spots to sit along the Fourth Avenue. The northbound lanes of the Alaskan Way Viaduct will be closed from 5:30 […]


Reminder: Northwest Market Street repair work, July 26-27

Paving crews from the Seattle Department of Transportation will close Northwest Market Street from Greenwood Avenue North to Third Avenue Northwest this weekend, July 26-27, to replace broken concrete panels, if weather permits. Market will be closed from Saturday at 7 a.m. until Sunday at 7 p.m. Eastbound traffic on Northwest Market Street will be […]


Mercer Corridor Project: Daytime lane restriction on SR 99 on July 23

The Seattle Department of Transportation advises travelers that the right lane on northbound SR 99 will be closed from Republican to Roy streets on Wednesday, July 23 between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. to accommodate bridge work. One northbound lane will remain open at all times. More information about alternate routes during construction may be […]


Mariners play every day this week – plan your trips accordingly

There are several events to keep in mind this week as you plan your travel routes. The Mariners play at Safeco Field Monday through Friday starting at 7:10 p.m. each day, except Wednesday when the game starts at 12:40 p.m. On Saturday and Sunday the games will start at 1:10 p.m. Expect congestion near the […]


Paving in Georgetown on July 22 and 23

Next week paving crews from the Seattle Department of Transportation will grind and pave 13th Avenue South between South Bailey Street and South Albro Street in Georgetown if weather permits. (Bailey is the street that connects South Michigan Street to Airport Way South.) The crews will close 13th Avenue South to traffic on both Tuesday, […]


Work in bike lane on U Bridge Friday night for maintenance

Roadway Structures crews from the Seattle Department of Transportation plan to work in the northbound bike lane at the northeastern corner of the University Bridge from 11 p.m. on Friday, July 18 until 4 a.m. on Saturday, July 19.  Pedestrians and bicyclists will be assisted around the work zone. The crews will perform bridge maintenance […]