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The April 25 opening of eastbound lanes on the new floating bridge, shown at right, is a crowning achievement for the SR 520 construction program. This time-lapse video shows the final weekend of construction to switch eastbound traffic onto the new bridge. You also can watch the April 11 maiden voyage of westbound traffic on the new bridge.
What a party! A big thank you to the thousands who helped us celebrate the April 2 & 3 Grand Opening of the new SR 520 floating bridge. If you missed it, check out photos of the celebration or watch this video of the ribbon cutting. You can also see some of the informational display boards that were on the bridge during the event!
The SR 520 Bridge Replacement and HOV Program is enhancing public safety and mobility by replacing the highway's aging, vulnerable bridges and making significant transit and roadway improvements throughout the corridor. The construction program's planned improvements extend from I-5 in Seattle to I-405 in Bellevue.
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