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SEATTLE AREA CONSTRUCTION LOOK AHEAD

Last Update: August 25, 2016

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HIGHLIGHTS

August 25: Seattle Seahawks host the Dallas Cowboys at 7PM at CenturyLink Field.

August 26 - 29: Westbound Denny Way closed between Stewart St. and Fairview Ave. N.

August 26 - 29: 4th Ave. closed between S. Washington St. and Jefferson St. during demolition of the Yesler Way Bridge.

August 29 - September 15: Westbound Denny Way closed between Stewart St. and Fairview Ave. N. weekday nights, 9PM - 5AM.

September 2 - 4: Bumbershoot festival at Seattle Center.

September 2 - 5: PAX West Expo at Washington State Convention Center.

September 3: Washington Huskies host Rutgers at 11AM at Husky Stadium.

Note: Information subject to change. Additional construction or events may be planned in the Seattle area.
Questions? Contact: construction.coordination@seattle.gov or call 206-684-ROAD


Downtown Seattle Planned Construction / Events
Date(s) and Times Project Name / Agency Description of Traffic Impacts
June 26
to
September 7
24/7
Bell St. closed between 7th Ave. and 8th Ave. Crews will close Bell St. between 7th Ave. and 8th Ave. during the installation of a new Seattle City Light duct bank.  The south sidewalk will also be closed.
August 1
through
October
10AM - 6AM
Lane closures on Stewart St. between Minor Ave. and 6th Ave. Stewart St. between Minor Ave. and 6th Ave. will be reduced to two general purpose lanes, shared by transit and other vehicles, from10AM to 6AM weekdays during roadway restoration.
August 26 7PM
to
August 29 5AM
4th Ave. closed between S. Washington St. and Jefferson St. Crews will close 4th Ave. between S. Washington St. and Jefferson St. during bridge demolition work.
August 26 11PM
to
August 27 7AM
Westbound Denny Wy. closed between Stewart St. and Fairview Ave. N. Westbound Denny Wy. will be closed between Stewart St. and Fairview Ave. N. during underground utility work.  Westbound traffic will be detoured to Boren Ave. N. via Stewart St.
August 27 11PM
to
August 29 5AM
Westbound Denny Wy. closed between Stewart St. and Fairview Ave. N. Westbound Denny Wy. will be closed between Stewart St. and Fairview Ave. N. during underground utility work.  Westbound traffic will be detoured to Boren Ave. N. via Stewart St.
August 28
1PM - 5PM
Belltown Crush Block Party Event will close Bell St. between 4th Ave. and 2nd Ave.  Event hours are 1PM to 5PM
August 29
to
September 15
9PM - 5AM
Weekdays only
Westbound Denny Wy. closed between Stewart St. and Fairview Ave. N. Westbound Denny Wy. will be closed between Stewart St. and Fairview Ave. N. during underground utility work.  Westbound traffic will be detoured to Boren Ave. N. via Stewart St.
September 2 - 5 PAX West At Washington State Convention Center.  Show hours are 10AM - 11:59PM Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, and 10AM - 7PM Monday.  Event will also close 9th Ave. between Pine St. and Pike St.
September 3 - 4
24/7
Westbound lane closure on James St. between 5th Ave. and 4th Ave. Crews will close a westbound lane on James St. between 5th Ave. and 4th Ave. while repaving a section of the roadway.
Early September
to
January 2017
6th Ave. & Cherry St. Duct Bank Installation Project  begins Seattle City Light plans to install a duct bank between the existing electrical vaults at 6th Ave. and Cherry St.  Crews plan to excavate on the west side of 6th Ave. into the south side of Cherry St. The new duct bank will be installed and the street restored.   The first stage of work will be at the intersection of 6th Ave. and Columbia St.  This work occur only on weekends.  Columbia St. will be reduced to one lane, and parking will be restricted on 6th Ave. between Marion St. and Columbia St.
Sept 9 7PM
to
Sept 11 5AM
4th Ave. closed between S. Washington St. and Jefferson St. Crews will close 4th Ave. between S. Washington St. and Jefferson St. during bridge demolition work.  Crews will reopen the roadway from approximately 12PM to 6PM Sunday for the Seahawks game.
Stage 1
February 29
to
Fall 2016
Denny Network project Construction of the Denny substation network will begin on Minor Avenue and on Stewart Street. The contractor plans to begin by installing two large vaults – one on Minor Avenue and one on Stewart Street just south of Minor Avenue. They then plan to connect the vaults with underground duct banks. Work will proceed in this manner down Stewart Street to 6th Avenue. This stage of work is expected to be complete in the third quarter of 2016.
August 8 - 26
10AM - 6AM
Stewart St. reduced to two lanes between Boren Ave. and 9th Ave. during roadway restoration.  An additional lane is reopened between 6AM and 10AM.  One lane remains closed 24/7.
June 27
to
September 18
24/7
The south curb lane on Stewart St. between 8th Ave. and 7th Ave. will be closed to stage material and equipment.
August 8
to
September 1
10AM - 5AM
Stewart St. reduced to two lanes between 8th Ave. and 7th Ave. during duct bank installation.
August 22
to
Sept. 9
24/7
Westbound Virginia St. closed between Boren Ave. and 9th Ave. during the installation of an duck bank.  Eastbound traffic will be reduced to one lane during non-peak hours.
April 4 Denny Substation project Pontius Ave. N. permanently closed between Denny Way and John St.
May 2016
through
July 2016
Crews continue excavating and hauling inside the construction fencing. Work hours are 7AM to 7PM weekdays, and 9AM to 5PM Saturday.
August 23 - 28
24/7
Westbound lanes of John St. closed between Yale Ave. N. and Pontius Ave. N.  One eastbound lane will remain open.
August 23 - 28
24/7
Pontius Ave. N. closed at John St.  Local access will be maintained.
August 22 - 26
9AM - 3PM
  Single lane closure on westbound Denny Way between Yale Ave. N. and Minor Ave. N. during surveying, sawcutting, and potholing.
May 23
to
Fall 2017
24/7
Yesler Bridge Rehabilitation Project The Seattle Department of Transportation will be rehabilitating the Yesler Way Bridge, located at the intersection of Yesler Way and Terrace St over 4th Ave S, starting as soon as May 2016 and lasting through fall 2017.  Traffic impacts will include: Yesler Way closed in both directions between 3rd Ave. and midway between 5th Ave. and 6th Ave; Terrace St. closed to through traffic, open to local access; 4th Ave. will have ongoing lane closures and occasional full nighttime and weekend closures; sidewalks on either side of 4th Ave. will have alternating closures; transit and bicycle detours in the project area.
Until further notice
24/7
Elliott Bay Seawall Project Traffic on Alaskan Wy. S./Alaskan Wy. will be shifted to beneath the Viaduct between S. King St. and Pike St.  Traffic will also be shifted to the east side of Alaskan Wy. between Pike St. and Virginia St.
Until further notice
24/7
As seawall construction expands to the area adjacent to Colman Dock, ferry access for bicyclists and vehicles will shift to Yesler Wy.  Pedestrian access will be maintained via the Marion St. pedestrian bridge, and at street-level between Marion and Columbia St.
Until further notice
24/7
The Marion St. driveway at the Colman Dock shifts north, between Marion St. and Madison St.  During this time most vehicles will exit Colman Dock at Yesler Wy.  All trucks over 30' must exit at Yesler Wy.  Vehicular traffic directed to exit at the Marion St. driveway will turn right or left onto Alaskan Wy.  
October 5 2015
to
June 30 2016
Construction resumes on the waterfront between University St. and Madison St.
January 4
to
mid-2017
Seawall construction begins between Pine and Pike Streets.  Impacts include: removal of on-street parking and trees between Virginia St. and Pike St; removal of the sidewalk on the west side of street; installation of a water treatment facility at Virginia St. and Alaskan Wy.  Access to the Seattle Aquarium, Waterfront Park, and businesses will remain open.
Until Further Notice SR 99 Tunnel Project Parking under the Alaskan Way Viaduct is permanently closed between S King St and Pike St.
Until Further Notice Alaskan Way S.  is closed between S Atlantic St and Madison St until further notice.  Two-way traffic has been re-routed under the Alaskan Way Viaduct and Railroad Way S via 1st Ave S.
Until the SR 99 Tunnel opens to traffic 6th Ave N is closed between Thomas St and Republican St.  Harrison St is closed between Aurora Ave N and Broad St.  Republican St is closed between Aurora Ave N and 6th Ave N.
Until Further Notice 505 Madison St.
Madison Centre

SW corner of 5th & Madison
37-story office tower

Estimated completion: Sept. 2016
Intermittent sidewalk and curb lane closures on the east side of 5th Ave. between Madison St. and Marion St, on the south side of Madison St. from 5th east to the alley, and on the north side of Marion St. from 5th east to the alley.
Until Further Notice 811 5th Ave.
The Mark

NW corner of 5th & Columbia
43-story high rise tower

Estimated completion: April 2017
24/7 closure of sidewalk and curb lane on the west side of 5th Ave. between Marion St. and Columbia St, and on the north side of Columbia St. between 5th Ave. and 4th Ave.  Closure of west travel lane on 5th between Marion and Columbia during working hours.
Until Further Notice 204 Pine St.
2nd Ave. between Pine and Stewart
40-story apartment building
Opening: 2017
Construct 40-story tower.  Intermittent closure of sidewalk and curb lane on the east side of 2nd Ave. between Stewart St. and Pine St, and on the north side of Pine St. between 2nd Ave. and 3rd Ave.  The alley to the east will also be closed.
Until Further Notice
24/7
2301 6th Ave.

707 residential units with ground-floor retail.

Opening: 2015
Intermittent sidewalk, curb lane, and traffic lane closures on  the east side of 5th Ave. between Battery St. and Bell St, the south side of Battery St. between of 5th Ave. and 6th Ave, the north side of Bell St. between of 6th Ave. and 5th Ave, and the west side of 6th Ave. between Bell St. and Battery St.
Until Further Notice
24/7
2021 7th Ave.
2101 7th Ave.

Block 14 & 19
Intermittent sidewalk, curb lane, and traffic lane closures on 7th Ave. between Lenora St. and Westlake Ave, on Lenora St. between of 7th Ave. and 6th Ave, on 6th Ave. between Lenora St. and Virginia St, on Virginia St. between 6th Ave. and Westlake Ave, on Westlake Ave. between 7th Ave. and Westlake Ave, and on Blanchard St. between 6th Ave. and 7th Ave.
Until Further Notice 1901Western Ave.
MarketFront

Retail space and apartment building
Sidewalk, curb lane, and southbound travel lane on the west side of Western Ave, south of Pine St, closed for construction activities.
East Seattle Planned Construction / Events
Date(s) and Times Project Name / Agency Description of Traffic Impacts
Week of
August 22
Annual microsurfacing of residential streets begins in several Seattle neighborhoods Microsurfacing was completed this week.  Reinstallation of channelization and other features covered by the sealcoat will be completed in the next several weeks.
January 2015
Through
early 2017
WSDOT I-90 Two-Way Transit and HOV Operations - Stage 3 Project will add an HOV lane in each direction of the outer roadway between Seattle and Mercer Island; build an eastbound HOV direct access exit ramp at Island Crest Way on Mercer Island; Upgrade I-90 tunnels fire and life safety systems in Seattle and Mercer Island; prepare the center roadway for Sound Transit's 14-mile East Link rail extension from Seattle to Redmond.
Until further notice
9PM - 5AM
Intermittent nighttime lane closures on eastbound and westbound I-90 between I-5 and Bellevue during dowel bar retrofit.
June 2015
to
Spring 2017
23rd Ave. Corridor Project
Phase 1 - S. Jackson St. to E. John St.
A Seattle Department of Transportation project that will improve safety and mobility for drivers, pedestrians and transit riders. The project includes: modifying 23rd Ave. from a four-lane street to a three-lane street - one lane in each direction with a center left-turn lane (key intersections will stay four lanes); repaving 23rd Ave;
widening sidewalks to at least five feet and repairing broken and buckling sidewalks; installing new streetlights; upgrading traffic signals to give transit priority at key locations; consolidating bus stops to improve transit speed; replacing a 100 year-old water main that runs underneath 23rd Ave. 
Zone A
June 2016
Work on 23rd Ave. between E. Yesler Wy. and E. Cherry St. is now restored to two-way traffic.  Some intermittent work is still required to complete work on Zone A, including additional sidewalk work, pole installation, electrical work, and landscaping.
Zone B
July 27 2016
Work on 23rd Ave. between E. Cherry St. and E. Union St. is now restored to two-way traffic.  Some intermittent work is still required to complete work on Zone B, including additional sidewalk work, pole installation, electrical work, and landscaping.
Zone C
June 1 2016
to
early 2017
Northbound traffic lanes on 23rd Ave. closed between E. Union St. and E. Madison St. while crews install new storm drains, and replace the street and sidewalks.  Northbound traffic will be detoured to Martin Luther King Jr. Way.  Southbound traffic will be reduced to one lane.
North Seattle Planned Construction / Events
Date(s) and Times Project Name / Agency Description of Traffic Impacts
Week of
August 22
Annual microsurfacing of residential streets begins in several Seattle neighborhoods Microsurfacing was completed this week.  Reinstallation of channelization and other features covered by the sealcoat will be completed in the next several weeks.
August 27
6AM - 11AM
Northbound lane closures on Aurora Bridge Crews will close the two right northbound lanes on the Aurora Bridge during inspection of the bridge.
August 27
8AM - 11AM
Seattle Marathon 10K Run & Walk Event starts and finishes in Gas Works Park.  Route will use streets and trails in Wallingford, Fremont, and Ballard.
August 28
6AM - 11AM
Southbound lane closures on Aurora Bridge Crews will close the two right southbound lanes on the Aurora Bridge during inspection of the bridge.
January 25
through
September 2016
24/7
Aurora Bridge Painting Project The sidewalk on the east side of the Aurora Bridge will be closed for approximately 8 months while crews repaint the bridge.
August 24
to
September 8
9PM - 5AM
Crews will intermittently close the two right northbound lanes on the Aurora Bridge during material staging for the bridge painting project.
August 30
to
September 8
6:30AM - 2PM
Crews will intermittently close the right northbound lane on the Aurora Bridge during material staging for the bridge painting project.
Week of August 1
to
mid-October
9AM - 4PM
Greenwood Ave. N. Paving Project Starting the week of August 1, SDOT will repave and make other improvements along Greenwood Ave. N. from N. 112th St. to N. 136th St.  Work is expected to take approximately two and a half months to complete.  During non-peak hours, Greenwood Ave. N. will be reduced to one lane in each direction.  During the AM commute, two southbound lanes will be open.  During the PM commute, two northbound lanes will be open. 
May 31
to
Summer 2016
Meridian Ave. N Paving and Safety Improvements Project As early as May 31, the Seattle Department of Transportation plans to repave Meridian Ave N between N 103rd St and N 112th St.  As part of this project, SDOT will install safety improvements to enhance the travel experience of people walking, biking, or using transit along this busy north-south corridor.  Project will: repave the roadway; install traffic signal upgrades; install new concrete landing pads at bus stops; install new stormwater detention system; add buffer lanes between bike and  driving lanes.  Work is expected to last three months.
June 22
to
September
8:30AM - 4:30PM
Seattle City Light Project -
Equipment install near Green Lake
Crews will intermittently close parking and travel lanes on East Green Lake Dr. N. between Orin Ct. N. and Green Lake Dr. N. during the installation of equipment on power poles.
Until Further Notice 1301 Dexter Ave. N.
Leeward

296-unit apartment building

Opening: 2017
Intermittent sidewalk, parking lane, and bike lane closures on the west side of Dexter Ave. N. between Lee St. and Comstock St.
Northeast Seattle Planned Construction / Events
Date(s) and Times Project Name / Agency Description of Traffic Impacts
Week of
August 22
Annual microsurfacing of residential streets begins in several Seattle neighborhoods Microsurfacing was completed this week.  Reinstallation of channelization and other features covered by the sealcoat will be completed in the next several weeks.
August 22 - 28
24/7
Lane and sidewalk closures on 12th Ave. NE between NE Ravenna Blvd. NE and NE 61st St. Lane and sidewalk closures on 12th Ave. NE between NE Ravenna Blvd. NE and NE 61st St. during ground boring tests.  A minimum of one lane will be maintained at all times.
September 3
11AM - 2PM
Washington Huskies vs. Rutgers At Husky Stadium.
September 10
1PM - 4PM
Washington Huskies vs. Idaho At Husky Stadium.
March 14
to
Fall 2016
7AM - 5PM
Roosevelt Way NE Paving and Safety Improvements Project SDOT will repave and install pedestrian and transit improvements along Roosevelt Way NE between NE 65th Street and the University Bridge, beginning in mid-March. A protected bike lane will also be constructed as part of the project.
August 15 - 19
7AM - 5PM
Paving in Zone C (NE 53rd St. to NE 45th St) is complete.  Crews are working to finish remaining sidewalk work in Zone C this week, before starting construction in Zone D.  Materials, equipment, signs, and tree protection will be moved to Zone D this week.  King County Metro will install bus shelters on new transit islands in the coming weeks.
August 22
to
Fall 2016
6PM - 5AM
Work in Zone D (NE 45th St. to NE 40th St) begins the week of August 22.  Due to high volumes of people walking, biking, and driving, improvements in Zone D will be done at night.  Impacts will include traffic and bike lane closures, pedestrian detours, and parking restrictions.  Work in Zones A, B, and C is substantially complete.
October 26
to
Summer 2016
24/7
Burke-Gilman Trail closed between 15th Ave. NE and Rainier Vista Crews will close the Burke-Gilman Trail on the UW campus between 15th Ave. NE and Rainier Vista for approximately 9 months during trail improvements.  Construction will also close the Hitchcock pedestrian and bicycle bridge over NE Pacific St, and relocate a bus stop from NE Pacific St. to 15th Ave. NE.
Until further notice Sound Transit
Northgate Link Extension Project
Northgate Station
Parking is temporarily removed on the west side of 1st Ave. NE between NE 92nd St. and NE 95th St.
Until further notice The North Seattle Park-and-Ride lot and interim Park-and-Ride lot located near the former Marie Callender's restaurant in Northgate will close Monday, March 17.  The new interim Park-and-Ride will be located at the NW corner of NE 103rd St. and 5th Ave. NE.
October 1
through
2019
Sound Transit
Northgate Link Extension Project
Roosevelt Station
NE 66th St. and NE 67th St. between 12th Ave. NE and Roosevelt Wy. NE closed to through traffic.  The sidewalk and parking lane on the west side of 12th Ave. NE between NE 65th St. and NE 68th St. will also be closed.
Through
2020
Sound Transit
Northgate Link Extension Project
University District Station
Brooklyn Ave. NE closed between NE 45th St. and NE 43rd St.  NE 43rd St. closed between Brooklyn Ave. NE and the alley to the west.  NE 43rd St. eastbound only between Brooklyn Ave. NE and the alley to the east.
September 2015
to
Summer 2017
SR520 West Approach Bridge North Project 24th Ave. E. overpass closed to pedestrians and bicyclists during project.
August 29
to
September 8
10PM - 5AM
The right lane of westbound SR520 floating bridge near Montlake Blvd. closed intermittently.  
Northwest Seattle Planned Construction / Events
Date(s) and Times Project Name / Agency Description of Traffic Impacts
Week of
August 22
Annual microsurfacing of residential streets begins in several Seattle neighborhoods Microsurfacing was completed this week.  Reinstallation of channelization and other features covered by the sealcoat will be completed in the next several weeks.
August 27
8AM - 11AM
Seattle Marathon 10K Run & Walk Event starts and finishes in Gas Works Park.  Route will use streets and trails in Wallingford, Fremont, and Ballard.
August 27
11AM - 5PM
Sustainable Ballard Festival At Ballard Commons Park (22nd NW & NW 57th).  Event will close NW 57th St, NW 58th St, and 22nd Ave. NW adjacent to the Park from 7AM to 8PM.  Event hours are 11AM to 5PM.
August 27
11AM - 4PM
Seattle Summer Parkways - Ballard Event will close streets in the Ballard neighborhood. The route will highlight some of the beautiful natural areas and vibrant neighborhoods located in Ballard, such as Ballard Commons Park, Ballard Corners Park, Salmon Bay Park, Loyal Heights Community Center, Sunset Hill Park, Bergen Place Park and the myriad shops and businesses along Ballard Avenue. 
SODO Planned Construction / Events
Date(s) and Times Project Name / Agency Description of Traffic Impacts
August 25
7PM - 10PM
Seattle Seahawks vs. Dallas Cowboys At CenturyLink Field.
September 1
5AM - 6PM
S. King St. closed between 1st Ave. S. and Alaskan Way S. Crews will close S. King St. between 1st Ave. S. and Alaskan Way S. during a large concrete mat foundation pour.
September 2
7:10PM - 10PM
Seattle Mariners vs. LA Angels At Safeco Field.
September 3
6:10PM - 9PM
Seattle Mariners vs. LA Angels At Safeco Field.
September 4
1:10PM - 4PM
Seattle Mariners vs. LA Angels At Safeco Field.
September 5
1:10PM - 4PM
Seattle Mariners vs. Texas Rangers At Safeco Field.
September 6
7:10PM - 10PM
Seattle Mariners vs. Texas Rangers At Safeco Field.
September 7
7:10PM - 10PM
Seattle Mariners vs. Texas Rangers At Safeco Field.
September 8
7:10PM - 10PM
Seattle Mariners vs. Texas Rangers At Safeco Field.
September 10 & 11
10AM - 6PM
Seattle Design Festival Block Party In Occidental Park and on Occidental Mall.
September 10
4PM - 11:59PM
Chinatown International District Night Market Event will close S. King St. between 5th Ave. S. and 7th Ave. S. from 6AM to 3AM.  Event hours are 4PM to 11:59PM.  6th Ave. S. and Maynard Ave. S. will also be closed between S. Jackson St. and S. Weller St. 
September 11
1PM - 4PM
Seattle Seahawks vs. Miami Dolphins At CenturyLink Field.
May 23
to
Fall 2017
24/7
Yesler Bridge Rehabilitation Project The Seattle Department of Transportation will be rehabilitating the Yesler Way Bridge, located at the intersection of Yesler Way and Terrace St over 4th Ave S, starting as soon as May 2016 and lasting through fall 2017.  Traffic impacts will include: Yesler Way closed in both directions between 3rd Ave. and midway between 5th Ave. and 6th Ave; Terrace St. closed to through traffic, open to local access; 4th Ave. will have ongoing lane closures and occasional full nighttime and weekend closures; sidewalks on either side of 4th Ave. will have alternating closures; transit and bicycle detours in the project area.
Until further notice
24/7
Elliott Bay Seawall Project Traffic on Alaskan Wy. S./Alaskan Wy. will be shifted to beneath the Viaduct between S. King St. and Pike St.  Traffic will also be shifted to the east side of Alaskan Wy. between Pike St. and Virginia St.
Until further notice
24/7
As seawall construction expands to the area adjacent to Colman Dock, ferry access for bicyclists and vehicles will shift to Yesler Wy.  Pedestrian access will be maintained via the Marion St. pedestrian bridge, and at street-level between Marion and Columbia St.
Until further notice
24/7
The Marion St. driveway at the Colman Dock shifts north, between Marion St. and Madison St.  During this time most vehicles will exit Colman Dock at Yesler Wy.  All trucks over 30' must exit at Yesler Wy.  Vehicular traffic directed to exit at the Marion St. driveway will turn right or left onto Alaskan Wy.  
October 5 2015
to
June 30 2016
Construction resumes on the waterfront between University St. and Madison St.
January 4
to
mid-2017
Seawall construction begins between Pine and Pike Streets.  Impacts include: removal of on-street parking and trees between Virginia St. and Pike St; removal of the sidewalk on the west side of street; installation of a water treatment facility at Virginia St. and Alaskan Wy.  Access to the Seattle Aquarium, Waterfront Park, and businesses will remain open.
Until Further Notice SR 99 Tunnel Project Parking under the Alaskan Way Viaduct is permanently closed between S King St and Pike St.
Until Further Notice Alaskan Way S.  is closed between S Atlantic St and Madison St until further notice.  Two-way traffic has been re-routed under the Alaskan Way Viaduct and Railroad Way S via 1st Ave S.
Until the SR 99 Tunnel opens to traffic 6th Ave N is closed between Thomas St and Republican St.  Harrison St is closed between Aurora Ave N and Broad St.  Republican St is closed between Aurora Ave N and 6th Ave N.
Until Further Notice
24/7
255 S. King St.
(North Lot of CenturyLink Field)

278 room hotel with office, retail, and parking

Estimated completion: May 2017
Construct two towers connected by podium for hotel, office, convention center, parking garage and retail space.
Until Further Notice
24/7
400 S. Jackson St.

120-unit apartment with ground-floor retail

Opening: Q4 2016
Construct 7 story mixed use building.  Intermittent sidewalk and travel lane closure on  the east side of 4th Ave. S. north of S. Jackson St.
Until Further Notice
24/7
424 S. Main St.

Estimated completion: Dec. 2015
Construct 7 story mixed use building.  Intermittent sidewalk and curb lane closures on  the east side of 4th Ave. S. north of S. Main St, and on the north side of S. Main St. east of 4th Ave. S.
Until Further Notice
24/7
200 Occidental Ave. S.

8-story office building

Estimated completion: Q4 2016
Construct 8-story office building.  Intermittent sidewalk and parking lane closure on  the north side of S. Main St. between Occidental Ave. S. and the alley to the east, on the south side of S. Washington St. between Occidental Ave. S. and the alley to the east, and a portion of the alley between Main and Washington.
Until Further Notice
24/7
504 5th Ave. S.

Convert Publix Hotel in apartments with retail space

Opening: Q4 2016
Intermittent sidewalk and parking lane closure on the east side of 5th Ave. S. between S. King St. and S. Weller St, the south side of S. King St. between 5th Ave. S. and 6th Ave. S, and the north side of S. Weller St. between 5th Ave. S. and 6th Ave. S.
West Seattle Planned Construction / Events
Date(s) and Times Project Name / Agency Description of Traffic Impacts
August 28
9AM - 11AM
Alki Beach Run Run starts on Alki Ave. SW at the Alki Bathhouse, east along Alki Beach Park to Anchor Park, and back.
August 8
through
October
9AM - 4PM
SW Spokane St. Arterial Paving Project Starting the week of August 8, SDOT will repave and make other improvements along SW Spokane St from Klickitat Ave SW to East Marginal Way S.  Work is expected to take approximately three months to complete.  Impacts include single lane closures during working hours and temporary pedestrian and bike detours.
May 16
to
Summer 2016
Fauntleroy Expressway Bearing Pad Replacement Project Beginning in mid-May, the Seattle Department of Transportation will be replacing the bearing pads on the Fauntleroy Expressway (West Seattle Freeway) from just west of the Delridge Way on/off ramp westward to where the road turns south (where the road is no longer a bridge).  Traffic impacts will include: nighttime bridge closures five nights per week (Sunday night to Friday morning); the bridge will be closed west of Delridge Way from 9 PM until 5 AM the next morning (on evenings when the Mariners or Sounders are playing, the bridge closure will be delayed until 11 PM); temporary closure of the parking underneath the sections of bridge being worked upon day and night, as well as a temporary closure of the Metro bus stop located at this location.
South Seattle Planned Construction / Events
Date(s) and Times Project Name / Agency Description of Traffic Impacts
Week of
August 22
Annual microsurfacing of residential streets begins in several Seattle neighborhoods Microsurfacing was completed this week.  Reinstallation of channelization and other features covered by the sealcoat will be completed in the next several weeks.
August 28
1PM - 7PM
Celebrate Little Saigon Event will close S. King St. between 10th Ave. S. and 12th Ave. S. from 9AM to 9PM.  Event hours are 1PM to 7PM
September 9 - 11 San Gennaro Festival On S. Angelo St. and Ellis Ave. S. in the Georgetown neighborhood.  Streets will close from 7AM Friday to 10PM Sunday.  Event hours are 4PM - 10PM Friday, 10AM - 10PM Saturday, and 10AM - 6PM Sunday.
February 2016
to
late Summer 2016
South Park 14th & Concord Sewer Improvement Project Seattle Public Utilities (SPU) is installing a new pipe and drainage structures to increase capacity for stormwater and sewage, and reduce flooding in the South Park neighborhood. The pipe will run under 14th Ave. S, between S. Concord and S. Donovan St, and west under S. Donovan St. to 12th Ave. S.  Anticipated impacts include: traffic on 14th Ave. S. will be reduced to two lanes and shifted east; no on-street parking along 14th Ave. S. between S. Donovan and S. Concord Streets; S. Donovan St. between 14th and 12th Ave. S. will be local access only; no on-street parking on S. Donovan St. between 12th and 14th Ave. S; temporary closures of sidewalks; temporary closures of driveways.
As early as
May 31 2016
As early as May 31, crews will begin repaving S. Donovan St. and installing new sidewalks.  As early as June 6, crews will begin repaving 14th Ave. S. and installing new sidewalks.
South Lake Union Planned Construction / Events
Date(s) and Times Project Name / Agency Description of Traffic Impacts
August 22 - 26
9AM - 3PM
Intermittent lane closures on Westlake Ave. N. at 8th Ave. N. Crews will intermittently close traffic lanes on Westlake Ave. N. at 8th Ave. N. during the installation of a new traffic signal.  One lane in each direction will be maintained at all times.
August 22
to
early-October
24/7
Taylor Ave. N. & Harrison St. intersection closed Crews will close the intersection of Taylor Ave. N. & Harrison St. during the installation of a new electrical duct bank.  Local access will be maintained at all times.
August 28
2:30PM - 9PM
9th Ave. N. closed between John St. and Thomas St. 9th Ave. N. fully closed between John St. and Thomas St. during the erection of a tower crane.
September 2 - 4 Bumbershoot Annual music festival at Seattle Center.  Festival gates open at 1:30PM daily.
September 8
7PM - 10PM
Carrie Underwood concert At KeyArena.
Stage 1
February 29
to
Fall 2016
Denny Network project Construction of the Denny substation network will begin on Minor Avenue and on Stewart Street. The contractor plans to begin by installing two large vaults – one on Minor Avenue and one on Stewart Street just south of Minor Avenue. They then plan to connect the vaults with underground duct banks. Work will proceed in this manner down Stewart Street to 6th Avenue. This stage of work is expected to be complete in the third quarter of 2016.
August 8 - 26
10AM - 6AM
Stewart St. reduced to two lanes between Boren Ave. and 9th Ave. during roadway restoration.  An additional lane is reopened between 6AM and 10AM.  One lane remains closed 24/7.
June 27
to
September 18
24/7
The south curb lane on Stewart St. between 8th Ave. and 7th Ave. will be closed to stage material and equipment.
August 8
to
September 1
10AM - 5AM
Stewart St. reduced to two lanes between 8th Ave. and 7th Ave. during duct bank installation.
August 22
to
Sept. 9
24/7
Westbound Virginia St. closed between Boren Ave. and 9th Ave. during the installation of an duck bank.  Eastbound traffic will be reduced to one lane during non-peak hours.
April 4 Denny Substation project Pontius Ave. N. permanently closed between Denny Way and John St.
May 2016
through
July 2016
Crews continue excavating and hauling inside the construction fencing. Work hours are 7AM to 7PM weekdays, and 9AM to 5PM Saturday.
August 23 - 28
24/7
Westbound lanes of John St. closed between Yale Ave. N. and Pontius Ave. N.  One eastbound lane will remain open.
August 23 - 28
24/7
Pontius Ave. N. closed at John St.  Local access will be maintained.
August 22 - 26
9AM - 3PM
  Single lane closure on westbound Denny Way between Yale Ave. N. and Minor Ave. N. during surveying, sawcutting, and potholing.
Until Further Notice SR 99 Tunnel Project Parking under the Alaskan Way Viaduct is permanently closed between S King St and Pike St.
Until Further Notice Alaskan Way S.  is closed between S Atlantic St and Madison St until further notice.  Two-way traffic has been re-routed under the Alaskan Way Viaduct and Railroad Way S via 1st Ave S.
Until the SR 99 Tunnel opens to traffic 6th Ave N is closed between Thomas St and Republican St.  Harrison St is closed between Aurora Ave N and Broad St.  Republican St is closed between Aurora Ave N and 6th Ave N.
Early January
to
September
7AM - 4PM
Westlake Ave. N. Cycle Track Project Construction on the Westlake Cycle Track is scheduled to begin in early January.  The first phase of the work will take place on the east side of the Westlake Ave. N. parking area adjacent to the sidewalk, between Crockett St. and Wheeler St.
24/7
Until further notice
WSDOT North Access Project Sidewalk on east and west side of Aurora Ave. N. closed between Harrison St. and Mercer St.
24/7
Until further notice
Republican St. closed between Aurora Ave. N. and Dexter Ave. N.  Local Access from Dexter Ave. N. to alley only.
24/7
Until further notice
Westbound Republican St. closed between Dexter Ave. N. and Aurora Ave. N.  Local Access to King 5 driveway only.
Until Further Notice
24/7
1101 Westlake Ave. N.

6-story office building

Opening: December 2015
24/7 closure of west sidewalk and adjacent southbound travel lane for construction activities.
Until Further Notice
24/7
400 Dexter Ave. N.

11-story office building with ground floor commercial space

Opening: 2017
Intermittent sidewalk, curb lane, and traffic lane closures on the east side of Dexter Ave. N. between Republican St. and Harrison St, on the south side of Republican from Dexter Ave. N. east to the alley, and on the north side of Harrison St. from Dexter Ave. N. east to the alley.
Until Further Notice
24/7
435 Dexter Ave. N.

294 unit apartment building in a 7-story building

Opening: 2016
Intermittent sidewalk, curb lane, and traffic lane closures on the west side of Dexter Ave. N. between Republican St. and Harrison St.
Until Further Notice
24/7
222 Fairview Ave. N.

7-story apartment building with retail space

Opening: 2017
Intermittent sidewalk, curb lane, and traffic lane closures on the east side of Fairview Ave. N. between Thomas St. and John St., the north side of John St. east of Fairview Ave. N, and the south side of Thomas St. east of Fairview Ave. N.
Until Further Notice
24/7
221 Minor Ave. N.

7-story apartment building with retail space

Opening: 2017
Intermittent sidewalk, curb lane, and traffic lane closures on the west side of Minor Ave. N. between Thomas St. and John St., the north side of John St. west of Minor Ave. N, and the south side of Thomas St. west of Minor Ave. N.
Until Further Notice
24/7
300 Boren Ave. N. - Troy Block

Two office building with retail space and underground parking

Opening: 2017
Intermittent sidewalk, curb lane, and traffic lane closures on the streets bounded by project: Fairview Ave. N, Thomas St, Boren Ave. N, and Harrison St.
Through
December 2015
400 Boren Ave. N.

Estimated completion: December 2015
Intermittent sidewalk, curb lane, and traffic lane closures on  the east side of Boren Ave. N. between Republican St. and Harrison St, and the south side of Republican St. east of Boren Ave. N.
Until Further Notice
24/7
400 Fairview Ave. N.

13 floor office building with ground-floor retail and 5 floors of underground parking.

Opening: 2016
Intermittent sidewalk, curb lane, and traffic lane closures on  the east side of Fairview Ave. N. between Republican St. and Harrison St, on the south side of Republican east of Fairview, and on the north side of Harrison east of Fairview.
Until Further Notice
24/7
500 Fairview Ave. N.

BioMed Realty Research Center

Opening: 2016
Intermittent sidewalk, curb lane, and traffic lane closures on  the east side of Fairview Ave. N. north of Republican St, and the north side of Republican St. east of Fairview Ave. N.
Until Further Notice
24/7
501 Fairview Ave. N. - Urban Union

12-story office and retail space, with parking for 375 vehicles

Opening: 2016
Intermittent sidewalk, curb lane, and traffic lane closures on  the west side of Fairview Ave. N. north of Republican St, and the north side of Republican St. west of Fairview Ave. N.
SR 99 Planned Construction / Events
Date(s) and Times Project Name / Agency Description of Traffic Impacts
August 22 - 25
8PM - 5AM
Lane closure on southbound SR99 at Raye, Comstock, and Valley Streets The right lane of southbound SR99 will be closed at Raye St, Comstock St, and Valley St. during electrical work.
August 23 - 25
8PM - 5AM
Single lane closures on northbound and southbound SR99 at Harrison St. Crews will close a single left or right lane of northbound and southbound SR99 at Harrison St. during signal work.
August 27
6AM - 11AM
Northbound lane closures on Aurora Bridge Crews will close the two right northbound lanes on the Aurora Bridge during inspection of the bridge.
August 28
6AM - 11AM
Southbound lane closures on Aurora Bridge Crews will close the two right southbound lanes on the Aurora Bridge during inspection of the bridge.
Until Further Notice SR 99 Tunnel Project Parking under the Alaskan Way Viaduct is permanently closed between S King St and Pike St.
Until Further Notice Alaskan Way S.  is closed between S Atlantic St and Madison St until further notice.  Two-way traffic has been re-routed under the Alaskan Way Viaduct and Railroad Way S via 1st Ave S.
Until the SR 99 Tunnel opens to traffic 6th Ave N is closed between Thomas St and Republican St.  Harrison St is closed between Aurora Ave N and Broad St.  Republican St is closed between Aurora Ave N and 6th Ave N.
January 25
through
September 2016
24/7
Aurora Bridge Painting Project The sidewalk on the east side of the Aurora Bridge will be closed for approximately 8 months while crews repaint the bridge.
August 24
to
September 8
9PM - 5AM
Crews will intermittently close the two right northbound lanes on the Aurora Bridge during material staging for the bridge painting project.
August 30
to
September 8
6:30AM - 2PM
Crews will intermittently close the right northbound lane on the Aurora Bridge during material staging for the bridge painting project.
24/7
Until further notice
WSDOT North Access Project Sidewalk on east and west side of Aurora Ave. N. closed between Harrison St. and Mercer St.
24/7
Until further notice
Republican St. closed between Aurora Ave. N. and Dexter Ave. N.  Local Access from Dexter Ave. N. to alley only.
24/7
Until further notice
Westbound Republican St. closed between Dexter Ave. N. and Aurora Ave. N.  Local Access to King 5 driveway only.
I-5 / I-90 / SR520 Planned Construction / Events
Date(s) and Times Project Name / Agency Description of Traffic Impacts
Sept. 9 11PM
to
Sept. 12 5AM
Eastbound lanes of I-90 closed between Seattle and Bellevue Eastbound I-90 will be closed between Seattle and Bellevue.  Eastbound traffic will be detoured to the Express Lanes.
January 2015
Through
early 2017
WSDOT I-90 Two-Way Transit and HOV Operations - Stage 3 Project will add an HOV lane in each direction of the outer roadway between Seattle and Mercer Island; build an eastbound HOV direct access exit ramp at Island Crest Way on Mercer Island; Upgrade I-90 tunnels fire and life safety systems in Seattle and Mercer Island; prepare the center roadway for Sound Transit's 14-mile East Link rail extension from Seattle to Redmond.
Until further notice
9PM - 5AM
Intermittent nighttime lane closures on eastbound and westbound I-90 between I-5 and Bellevue during dowel bar retrofit.
September 2015
to
Summer 2017
SR520 West Approach Bridge North Project 24th Ave. E. overpass closed to pedestrians and bicyclists during project.
August 29
to
September 8
10PM - 5AM
The right lane of westbound SR520 floating bridge near Montlake Blvd. closed intermittently.  



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