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What’s Happening Now in the Puget Sound Area

Last updated: 4:00 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014

 

 

 

Weekend Closures 

I-90 Express Lanes: The I-90 express lanes will have an added westbound service from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday to accommodate extra traffic heading into Seattle. Lanes will be eastbound by 3 p.m. each day.

I-90 Bellevue: The two left lanes of eastbound I-90 approaching Bellevue Way Southeast will be closed on Saturday, Oct. 18 from 6:30 to 8:30 a.m. for restriping work. The HOV exit to the center roadway will also be closed.

**DRIVER ALERT SR 99 Seattle:

  • Both directions of SR 99 between the south end of the Battery Street Tunnel and Valley Street are now open. SR 99 will remain open for the rest of the weekend. Contractor crews have finished work and are off the roadway.
  • Crews were able to complete safety inspection work of the Alaksan Way Viaduct on Saturday, Oct. 18. There will be no closure of the Alaskan Way Viaduct between South Spokane Street and the south end of the Battery Street Tunnel for Sunday, Oct. 19. 

I-5 Seattle:

  • The Northeast 145th Street and Northeast 130th Street on-ramps to southbound I-5 will close from 9 p.m. Saturday to 6 a.m. Sunday for concrete panel replacement.
  • Three right lanes of southbound I-5 between Northeast 185th Street and Northeast 117th Street will close from 9 p.m. Saturday to 9 a.m. Sunday for concrete panel replacement work.

SR 520 Bellevue:

  • The 108th Avenue Northeast and 112th Avenue Northeast on- and off-ramps to SR 520 will close from 11 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday for guardrail, barrier, and striping work.
  • The Northup Way and 108th Avenue Northeast intersection will close from 11 p.m. Friday to 9 a.m. Saturday for iron work.
  • The Northup Way and 108th Avenue Northeast intersection will close from 9 p.m. to 9 a.m. Saturday and Sunday for iron work.

**DRIVER ALERT SR 520 Bridge**: All lanes of SR 520 between I-405 and Montlake will close from 11 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday for bridge demolition and trestle work.

Special Events  

Friday, Oct. 17:

  • Seattle Auto Show, 1-9 p.m., CenturyLink Field Event Center.

Saturday, Oct. 18:

Sunday, Oct. 19:

  • Seattle Auto Show, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., CenturyLink Field Event Center.

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