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Last updated: 5:51 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015


High-Impact Closures

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Daytime Closures

SR 99 Federal Way:

  • The right lane of southbound SR 99/Pacific Highway South from South 359th Street to South 373rd Street will be closed from 7 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. for a variety of road work.
  • The right lane of northbound SR 99/Pacific Highway South from South 373rd Street to South 359th Street will be closed from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. for a variety of road work.

SR 99 Shoreline: One lane in either or both directions of SR 99/Aurora Avenue North between North 192nd Street and North 205th Street may be closed during the non-commute hours for a variety road work. Left turns in both directions and parking along the northbound lanes will not be allowed.

SR 164 Auburn: One lane of SR 164/Auburn Way South/Auburn-Enumclaw Road Southeast in multiple locations between Hemlock Street Southeast and Southeast 408th Street may be closed from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. for utility, surveying and pavement work. Traffic will be flagged through the open lane.

SR 203 Duvall: One lane of SR 203/Carnation Duvall Road Northeast about a mile and a half south of Northeast 124th Street will be closed from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for King County pile driving work.

Nighttime Closures

I-5 Everett: Up to two lanes of southbound I-5 from the Union Slough Bridge to 12th Street Northeast will be closed from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. for expansion joint replacement.

I-5 Federal Way: The right lane of westbound South 272nd Street under I-5 will be closed from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. for seismic retrofit work.

I-5 Marysville:

  • Up to two lanes of southbound I-5 at Northeast 116th Street will be closed from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. for median work.
  • Up to two lanes of northbound I-5 at Northeast 116th Street will be closed from 7 p.m. to 9 a.m. for median work.
  • The right lane of southbound I-5 from SR 531 to Twin Lakes Park will be closed from 9 p.m. to 4 a.m. for roadway repair.

I-5 SeaTac: The right lane of westbound South 188th Street under I-5 will be closed from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. for seismic retrofit work.

SR 18 Auburn:

  • One lane of eastbound SR 18 at the Green River (Neeley) Bridge will be closed from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. for bridge work.
  • The 15th Street Southwest on-ramp to southbound SR 167 will be closed from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. for grinding work.

SR 99 Everett: The right lane of northbound SR 99/Pacific Highway from Gibson Road to Airport Road will be closed from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. for pavement and sewer work.

SR 167 Auburn:

  • The left lane of southbound SR 167 from 37th Street Northwest to West Main Street will be closed from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. for guardrail and barrier installation work.
  • The South 277th Street on-ramp to northbound SR 167 will be closed from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. for temporary barrier work.

SR 203 Duvall: One lane of SR 203/Main Street Northeast from Northeast Kenndy Drive/Northeast 150th Street to Northeast Valley Street will be closed from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. for curb, gutter and sidewalk work. Traffic will be flagged through the open lane.

I-405 Bellevue to Bothell:

  • Up to four lanes of northbound I-405 will be closed from 8 p.m. to 7 a.m. between SR 520 and Northeast 70th Street for construction work.
  • Up to two lanes of southbound I-405 will be closed from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. between Northeast 85th Street and Northeast 70th Street for paving preparation work.
  • For all other lane and ramp closures in these areas, please see our Construction Update Report.

SR 509 Burien: One lane in either or both directions of SR 509/1st Avenue South from South Normandy Road to South 174th Street will be closed from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. for utility and pavement work.

SR 513 Seattle: One lane of the SR 513/Montlake Boulevard East on-ramp to eastbound SR 520 will be closed from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. for electrical, barrier and guardrail installation work.

SR 520 Bellevue: The eastbound and westbound SR 520 ramps to northbound I-405 will be closed from 10 p.m. to 4 a.m. for cement and striping work. A signed detour will be in place.

SR 520 Seattle:

  • One lane of the eastbound SR 520 off-ramp to SR 513/Montlake Boulevard East will be closed from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. for electrical, barrier and guardrail installation work.
  • The left lane of the westbound SR 520 off-ramp to SR 513/Montlake Boulevard East will be closed from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. for transit stop improvement work.

SR 522 Bothell: The eastbound and westbound SR 522 ramps to southbound I-405 will be closed from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. for curb work. A signed detour will be in place.


Long-term Closures
 

SR 9 Lake McMurray: Both directions of SR 9 at Lake Creek will be closed through late September for culvert replacement and bridge construction work. A signed detour will be in place.

SR 542 Bellingham: Both directions of SR 542 at Squalicum Lake Road will be closed through late September for culvert replacement work. A signed detour will be in place.


Special Events

Thursday, Sept. 3: Evergreen State Fair, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., Evergreen State Fairgrounds Monroe.
Thursday, Sept. 3: Seahawks vs. Oakland Raiders, 7 p.m., CenturyLink Field.
Thursday, Sept. 3: Storm vs. Tulsa Shock, 7 p.m., KeyArena.


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