This weekend there will be closures at the intersection of Broadway and Madison in the First Hill neighborhood to facilitate construction of the First Hill Streetcar. Closures will begin on Friday, Dec. 14 at 7 p.m. and continue until Sunday, Dec. 16 at 5 p.m.
Madison will be closed to all through traffic at Broadway with the exception that westbound traffic will be allowed to make right turns at Broadway. Broadway will be open to northbound traffic through the intersection but left turns will not be allowed at Madison. Southbound traffic on Broadway will not be allowed through the Madison intersection. Detours will be posted utilizing Boren, Seneca, Union and 11th.
Local access, pedestrian access, and access to businesses will be maintained during this work.
The City of Seattle is developing the First Hill Streetcar in partnership with Sound Transit, with funding provided through the 2008 voter approved Sound Transit 2 (ST2) transit expansion plan. Completion is planned for spring 2014.
For further information, visit the project Website at www.seattlestreetcar.org.