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City of Seattle
Ed Murray, Mayor
NEWS ADVISORY

SUBJECT: Traffic Advisory: Fifth Ave will be closed from James to Terrace this weekend

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
1/17/2008  1:45:00 PM
FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT:
Sue Romero  (206) 684-8548


Fifth Ave will be closed from James to Terrace this weekend

SEATTLE- A crane will be erected in the 300 block of Fifth Avenue this weekend to work on a building at that location. Fifth Avenue will be closed from James Street to Terrace Street from 5 a.m. on Saturday, January 19 until 7 p.m. Sunday, January 20.

The intersection of Fifth Avenue and Terrace will be closed. The intersections at James Street and Jefferson Streets will remain open to east-west traffic.

The western sidewalk of Fifth Avenue will be open for pedestrians.

The Seattle Department of Transportation builds, maintains and operates Seattle's $8 billion transportation infrastructure. To further Mayor Nickels’ goal to get Seattle moving, the department manages short- and long-term investments in streets, bridges, pavement and trees, that better connect the city with the region.


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