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City of Seattle
Ed Murray, Mayor
NEWS ADVISORY

SUBJECT: Traffic Advisory: West Mercer Place to reopen

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
10/17/2007  5:30:00 PM
FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT:
Sue Romero  (206) 684-8548


West Mercer Place to reopen

(SEATTLE)--West Mercer Place will reopen to traffic by approximately 5:20 p.m. tonight. The street was closed to through traffic earler this afternoon for emergency tree removal.

A Big Leaf Maple on West Mercer Place was hit by a truck, and was in danger of falling. Part of the tree has now been removed rather than risk having it fall into the street.


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Seattle Department of Transportation

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