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SR 520 Bridge Replacement & HOV Project - Daily Activity


Sunset over Seattle from the Evergreen Point Bridge.


Westbound traffic during a stormy commute.  



Photo by: Greg Barnes
50 mile per hour wind and waves from the south batter the floating bridge as afternoon commuters travel eastbound.

  
Traffic on the SR 520 Bridge.  Roughly 110,000 vehicles cross the

Traffic on the SR 520 Bridge.  Roughly 110,000 vehicles cross the
shoulder-less four-lane facility everday.

  
The non-floating fixed portion of the SR 520 Evergreen Point Bridge.

The non-floating fixed portion of the SR 520 Evergreen Point Bridge. Seismically unstable hollow columns presently support this part of the bridge.

  
A common rush hour traffic jam on SR 520.

A common rush hour traffic jam on SR 520.

  
East view over the mid-span of the SR 520 Bridge.

East view over the mid-span of the SR 520 Bridge.

  
Looking west from the center of the SR 520 Bridge deck during a routine inspection.

Looking west from the center of the SR 520 Bridge deck during a routine inspection.


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