WSDOT will close the Pacific Avenue bridge over I-5 in mid-September, 2014. It will remain closed until mid-August 2015 while the overpass is demolished and rebuilt. In mid-August 2015, WSDOT will reopen one lane of Pacific Avenue in each direction. In October, 2015, all lanes of the Pacific Avenue overpass will reopen.
Pacific Avenue bridge detour will begin mid-September, 2014
In mid-August 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 mid-August, 2015
For a host of commute options check with Downtown: On the Go! and Pierce Transit.