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What’s Happening Now in the Puget Sound Area

Last updated: 5:55 p.m. Monday, Aug. 31, 2015


High-Impact Closures

SR 9 Mount Vernon blocked: Both directions of SR 9 from Pilchuck Creek to SR 534 are blocked due to downed power poles and power lines. There is no ETA for lanes reopening.

SR 20/North Cascades Highway back open
Both directions of SR 20/North Cascades Highway reopened at noon Sunday, Aug. 30, between milepost 112 at the entrance to the North Cascades National Park and milepost 157 at the Skagit-Chelan county line.

Daytime Closures 

Check back after 7 a.m. Tuesday for an update on daytime closures.


Nighttime Closures 

I-5 Everett: Up to two lanes of northbound I-5 from 12th Street Northeast to the Union Slough Bridge will be closed from 8 p.m. to 8 a.m. for expansion joint replacement.

I-5 Federal Way: The right lane of westbound South 272nd Street under I-5 will be closed from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. for seismic retrofit work.

I-5 SeaTac: The right lane of westbound South 188th Street under I-5 will be closed from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. for seismic retrofit work.

SR 18 Auburn:

  • One lane of eastbound SR 18 at the Green River (Neeley) Bridge will be closed from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. for bridge work.
  • The 15th Street Southwest on-ramp to southbound SR 167 will be closed from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. for grinding work.
  • Two left lanes of eastbound SR 18 at SR 167 will be closed from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. for construction work.

I-90 Express Lanes: The I-90 express lanes will be closed by 9 p.m. for construction work. The lanes will reopen westbound by 6 a.m.

I-90 Seattle: One lane in both directions of I-90 at I-5 will be closed from by 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. for construction work.

SR 99 Everett: The right lane of northbound SR 99/Pacific Highway from Gibson Road to Airport Road will be closed from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. for pavement and sewer work.

**CANCELED** SR 164 Auburn: One lane of SR 164/Auburn Way South/Auburn-Enumclaw Road Southeast in multiple locations between Hemlock Street Southeast and Southeast 408th Street may be closed from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. for grinding and pavement work. Traffic will be flagged through the open lane. This work is weather dependent.

SR 167 Auburn:

  • The South 277th Street on-ramp to southbound SR 167 will be closed from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. for grinding and pavement work.
  • Two lanes of southbound SR 167 from South 277th Street to West Main Street will be closed from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. for grinding and pavement work.

SR 203 Duvall: One lane of SR 203/Main Street Northeast from Northeast Kenndy Drive/Northeast 150th Street to Northeast Valley Street will be closed from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. for curb, gutter and sidewalk work. Traffic will be flagged through the open lane.

I-405 Bellevue to Bothell: Up to four lanes of northbound I-405 will be closed from 8 p.m. to 7 a.m. between SR 520 and Northeast 70th Street for construction work. For all other lane and ramp closures in these areas, please see our Construction Update Report.

**CANCELED** SR 509 Burien: One lane in either or both directions of SR 509/1st Avenue South from South Normandy Road to South 174th Street will be closed from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. for utility and pavement work.

SR 513 Seattle: One lane of the SR 513/Montlake Boulevard East on-ramp to eastbound SR 520 will be closed from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. for electrical, barrier and guardrail installation work.

SR 520 Bellevue: The eastbound and westbound SR 520 ramps to northbound I-405 will be closed from 10 p.m. to 4 a.m. for cement and striping work. A signed detour will be in place.

SR 520 Seattle:

  • One lane of the eastbound SR 520 off-ramp to SR 513/Montlake Boulevard East will be closed from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. for electrical, barrier and guardrail installation work.
  • The left lane of the westbound SR 520 off-ramp to SR 513/Montlake Boulevard East will be closed from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. for transit stop improvement work.

SR 522 Bothell: The eastbound and westbound SR 522 ramps to southbound I-405 will be closed from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. for curb work. A signed detour will be in place.


Long-term Closures
 

SR 9 Lake McMurray: Both directions of SR 9 at Lake Creek will be closed through late September for culvert replacement and bridge construction work. A signed detour will be in place.

SR 542 Bellingham: Both directions of SR 542 at Squalicum Lake Road will be closed through late September for culvert replacement work. A signed detour will be in place.


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