I-405 construction

Last update: 3 p.m. Friday, Dec. 14

This information changes frequently. Please check back often. Travelers can also call 5-1-1 for real-time traffic and weather updates. If you have questions or comments about I-405 in Washington state that are not addressed by these resources, please contact the I-405 Project Office at 425-456-8585.

Renton Sign Removal Work

Highway: I-405    Region: Northwest    County: King    Location: Milepost(s) 2.24 - 2.77
Contact: Ally Barrera, communications, 206-440-4457
Description: Crews will remove the sign from the former Sam's Club along southbound I-405 in Renton.
Work schedule:

  • Saturday, Dec. 15, to the morning of Sunday, Dec. 16 - The southbound I-405 off-ramp to Talbot Road will be closed from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.

I-405/SR 167 Interchange Direct Connector - #8811

Highway: I-405    Region: Northwest    County: King    Location: Milepost(s) 2.32 – 3.96
Contact: Craig Smiley, Communications, 425-456-8624
Description: WSDOT contractor crews are building a new flyover ramp connecting the HOT lanes on SR 167 to the carpool lanes on I-405 in Renton. This ramp will improve traffic flow and safety at this critical interchange.
Project webpage
Work schedule:

Lane closures

  • Monday, Dec. 17, to the morning of Friday, Dec. 21 – Two lanes of southbound I-405 between the Benson Bridge and SR 167 will be closed nightly from 11 p.m. to 4 a.m.
  • Monday, Dec. 17, to the morning of Friday, Dec. 21 – Two lanes of northbound I-405 between SR 167 and Talbot onramp will be closed nightly from midnight to 4:30 a.m.

Ramp closures

  • * Monday, Dec. 17, to the morning of Wednesday, Dec. 19 – The northbound SR 167 ramp to northbound I-405 will be closed nightly from 10 p.m. to 4:30 a.m. A signed detour will be in place.
  • * Wednesday, Dec. 19, to the morning of Friday, Dec. 21 – The southbound SR 167 ramp to northbound I-405 will be closed nightly from 10 p.m. to 4:30 a.m. A signed detour will be in place.
  • * Wednesday, Dec. 19, to the morning of Friday, Dec. 21 – The Talbot Road ramp to northbound I-405 will be closed nightly from 10 p.m. to 4:30 a.m. A signed detour will be in place.
  • * Wednesday, Dec. 19, to the morning of Friday, Dec. 21 – The northbound I-405 ramp to northbound SR 167 will be closed nightly from 10 p.m. to 4:30 a.m. A signed detour will be in place.

* Please note that not all the listed ramps will be closed at the same time. Select ramps will remain open to maintain a working detour for the traveling public.

City street closures

  • Monday, Dec. 10, to the afternoon of Friday, Dec. 14 – One lane of southbound Talbot Road South between the northbound I-405 on-ramp and the southbound I-405 off-ramp will be closed from 4:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  • Monday, Dec. 17, to the morning of Friday, Dec. 21 – One lane of southbound Talbot Road South between the northbound I-405 on-ramp and the southbound I-405 off-ramp will be closed from 4:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  • Monday, Dec. 17, to the morning of Friday, Dec. 21 – The intersection of East Valley Road and Southwest 19th Street will be closed from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. One lane of East Valley Road will remain open with flaggers directing traffic through the work site.
  • Tuesday, Dec. 18, to the morning of Thursday, Dec. 20 – One lane of westbound South 180th Street between the South 180th Street on-ramp and East Valley Road will be closed nightly from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.

Renton Pothole Repair Work

Highway: I-405    Region: Northwest    County: King    Location: Milepost(s) 4.19
Contact: Ally Barrera, communications, 206-440-4457
Description: WSDOT maintenance crews will close a lane of northbound I-405 in Renton to repair a pothole.
Work schedule:

  • Saturday, Dec. 15, to the morning of Sunday, Dec. 16 - The right lane of northbound I-405 at Northeast 3rd Street will be closed from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m.

Sound Transit's East Link Extension - E320

Highway: I-405    Region: Northwest    County: King    Location: Milepost(s) 10.65
Contact: Jason Hampton, Sound Transit, 206-903-7177
Description: Sound Transit crews are constructing the East Link light rail extension from Seattle to Redmond.
Project webpage
Work schedule:

  • Monday, Dec. 17, to the morning of Friday, Dec. 21 - The southbound I-405 HOV ramp to westbound I-90 will be closed from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.

Sound Transit's East Link Extension - E335

Highway: I-405    Region: Northwest    County: King    Location: Milepost(s) 10.65 - 14.85
ContactJay Cooper, WSDOT Regional Transit Coordination, 206-716-1102; Ryan Lescouflair, Sound Transit, 206-689-4798
Description: Sound Transit crews are constructing the East Link light rail extension from Seattle to Redmond.
Project webpage
Work schedule:

  • No lane or ramp closures are scheduled.