The Seattle Department of Transportation’s Roadway Structures crews will perform maintenance work on several bridges in north Seattle this week. This work is subject to change in the event crews are called to other locations for unplanned emergency work. In addition, there are closures on a WSDOT bridge and a King County bridge adjacent to the Seattle city limits.
15th Avenue West under Emerson Bridge—
This week bridge crews are closing one lane at a time on 15th Ave West under the Emerson Bridge for approximately three hours, then switching to the adjacent lane, to move conduit. Work will continue through Friday, June 25, and will resume on Monday and Tuesday, June 29 and 30, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day.
One curb lane of the Fremont Bridge will be closed at a time for about three hours each to repair the bridge deck. The work is scheduled for June 24, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Queen Anne Drive Bridge—
Both directions of traffic will take turns using a single lane on Queen Anne Drive Bridge on Wednesday, June 30 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. to accommodate a routine inspection of the bridge.
First Avenue South (WSDOT)—
The First Avenue South Bridge will be closed to northbound traffic from 5 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Saturday, June 26 and Sunday, June 27. WSDOT will perform maintenance work.
South Park Bridge (King County)—
The South Park (16th Ave S)—will close permanently to all traffic at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, June 30. Local governments are working to identify funding to replace the bridge.
For information: (206) 684-ROAD, 684-7623
Media contact: Marybeth Turner, (206) 684-8548