UPDATE: Overnight closures of northbound SR 99 set for this weekend

Posted on Jan 7 2017 8:30 AM
Update: Repair work is complete and northbound SR 99 is open to traffic south of the stadiums.
 
Drivers headed into downtown Seattle on Friday and Saturday nights should prepare for a full closure of northbound State Route 99 near the stadiums. Contractor crews working for the Washington State Department of Transportation will use the closure to repair damaged pavement. 
 
Friday, Jan. 6 to the morning of Saturday, Jan. 7
From 8 p.m. until 8 a.m. the following morning crews will close all lanes of northbound SR 99 between South Spokane Street and South Royal Brougham Way.
 
Saturday, Jan. 7 to the morning of Sunday, Jan. 8
From 10:30 p.m. until 8 a.m. the following morning crews will close all lanes of northbound SR 99 between South Spokane Street and South Royal Brougham Way. 
 
Detour
  • During the closures all northbound SR 99 traffic must exit at East Marginal Way. 
  • Eastbound West Seattle Freeway ramp to northbound SR 99 will be closed.
  • Drivers wanting to continue north on SR 99 will use the on-ramp at South Royal Brougham Way.
 
This weekend’s work is weather-dependent and could be rescheduled in the event of heavy rain or snow.