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  • Construction highlights for Friday, Oct. 17 - Friday, Oct. 24

    Regional

    Friday, Oct. 17 - Monday, Oct. 20

    • Crews will close both directions of SR 520 between Montlake Boulevard Northeast and I-405 from 11 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday.

    SR 99 corridor

    Friday, Oct. 17 - Monday, Oct. 20

    • Crews will close both directions of SR 99 between the south end of the Battery Street Tunnel and Valley Street from 10 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday. The 2014 Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk will extend the closure north to North 39th Street from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday. 

    Saturday, Oct. 18 and Sunday, Oct. 19

    • Crews will close both directions of SR 99 between South Spokane Street and the south end of the Battery Street Tunnel from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. each day.

    North

    Until Friday, Oct. 24

    • Mercer Corridor Project crews will close Fourth Avenue North and Republican Street between Fifth Avenue North and Mercer Street around-the-clock from Tuesday, Oct. 14 to Friday, Oct. 24.

    Monday, Oct. 20 – Friday, Oct. 24

    • Mercer Corridor Project crews will close the right lane of westbound Mercer Street from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. each day between Eighth Avenue North and Fifth Avenue North.

    • Mercer Corridor Project crews will close the right lane of eastbound Mercer Street from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day between Fifth Avenue North and Ninth Avenue North.

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  • What we’re doing to keep traffic moving during the four-day SR 99 closure

    We’ve been asking you to do your part to reduce congestion when SR 99 closes for four days starting Friday night, Aug. 22. That includes things like changing your commute habits and choosing an alternate way to get around.

    But what are we, the agencies tasked with keeping traffic moving during this closure, doing to help? Quite a bit, actually. Here’s a roundup of some of the steps we’re taking to help you and your fellow commuters through the closure.

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