Revive I-5 weekend closures

Part of the I-5 NB MLK Jr Way to NE Ravenna Br – Pavement Repair & More project.

Last update: Tuesday, July 10

Next weekend closure: July 14-15

Construction closure details

All lanes of northbound I-5 will begin to close at the West Seattle Bridge beginning at 8 p.m. Friday night, July 13, and reopen for the morning commute by 5 a.m. Monday morning, July 16.

  • All traffic must exit northbound I-5 at the West Seattle Bridge/Columbian Way/Spokane Street off-ramp.
  • Those coming from West Seattle or Beacon Hill will be able to enter northbound I-5 from the West Seattle Bridge/Columbian Way/Spokane Street on-ramp to head into downtown Seattle.
    • This traffic will shift onto the northbound I-5 collector distributor, where drivers can exit to eastbound I-90, James or Madison streets, or continue through to rejoin the northbound I-5 mainline.
    • All lanes will reopen near Olive Way.
  • Northbound I-5 lane closures will begin near the I-405/SR 518 interchange for expansion joint work on the Duwamish River Bridge. 
  • Southbound I-5 will be reduced to two lanes across the Ship Canal Bridge from 2 a.m. to noon on Sunday, July 15. The Northeast 45th Street on-ramp to southbound I-5 will also be closed during this time.

Ramp closures

7 p.m. Friday, July 13 to 5 a.m. Monday, July 16:

  • The southbound I-405 HOV on-ramp to northbound I-5.
  • The Interurban Avenue on-ramp to northbound I-5.

9 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday:

  • The MLK Junior Way/SR 900 on-ramp to northbound I-5.
  • The Boeing Access Road on-ramp to northbound I-5.
  • The northbound I-5 mainline off-ramp to the express lanes.
  • The northbound I-5 off-ramp to Edgar Martinez Drive.
  • The northbound I-5 off-ramp to Seneca Street.
  • The University Street on-ramp to northbound I-5.

10 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday:

  • The Swift Avenue/Albro Place on-ramp to northbound I-5.

10:30 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday:

  • The Southcenter Boulevard on-ramp to northbound I-5.
  • The Michigan Street/Corson Avenue on-ramp to northbound I-5.

11:59 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday:

  • The southbound I-405 general-purpose off-ramp to northbound I-5.

All northbound I-5 off-ramps between the I-405/SR 518 interchange and the West Seattle Bridge will remain open all weekend.

View the full size map of the closures (752 KB)

Revive-I5-Weekend-Closure-Map

Upcoming weekend closures

*NOTE: This section will be updated in the event of weather delays. As we approach each weekend, the work detail and map will be included above.

  • April 20-23: Two lanes open (COMPLETED)
  • May 11-14: Two lanes open (COMPLETED)
  • May 18-21: Two lanes open (COMPLETED)
  • June 1-4: Full northbound I-5 closure (COMPLETED)
  • July 13-16: Full northbound I-5 closure
  • August 10-13: Two lanes open