WSDOT will close the Pacific Avenue bridge over I-5 in October/November, 2014. It will remain closed until September/October 2015 while the overpass is demolished and rebuilt. At that time, WSDOT will reopen one lane of Pacific Avenue in each direction. In November/December, 2015, all lanes of the Pacific Avenue overpass will reopen.
Pacific Avenue bridge detour will begin October/November, 2014
In September/October 2015, the Pacific Avenue bridge will reopen. At that time, crews close the McKinley Way bridge over I-5. The McKinley Way overpass will reopen by winter 2017.
McKinley Way detour will begin September/October, 2015
For a host of commute options check with Downtown: On the Go! and Pierce Transit.