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What’s Happening Now in the Puget Sound Area

Last update: 7:46 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016

 Traveler Notice

**DRIVER ALERT**I-5 Burlington: The left lane of northbound I-5 from George Hopper Road to SR 11/Chuckanut Drive will be closed from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, Feb. 9-11, for guardrail repair work. This work is weather dependent.

**DRIVER ALERT**I-5 near Custer: Southbound I-5 at Birch Bay-Lynden Road will be closed from 11:59 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 9, to 5 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 10, for bridge repair work. Drivers will be detoured off I-5 and right back on via the Birch Bay-Lynden Road off- and on-ramps.

**DRIVER ALERT**I-90 Seattle to Bellevue: Eastbound I-90 traffic will be reduced to one lane near Rainier Avenue South at 10:30 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, Feb. 10 and 11, then rerouted to the express lanes for construction work. All lanes will reopen by 5 a.m. Thursday and Friday, Feb. 11 and 12.

Weekend Closures

Saturday, Feb. 6

SR 520 Seattle: The right lane of westbound SR 520 from the floating bridge to Montlake Boulevard East/SR 513 may be closed from 9 p.m. Saturday to 10 a.m. Sunday for bridge work.

Sunday, Feb. 7

I-5 Bellingham: The left lane of southbound I-5 from SR 542/East Sunset Drive to Lakeway Drive will be closed from 4 to 11 a.m. Sunday for a sweeping operation. This work is weather dependent.

I-405 Kirkland to Bothell: There will be several lane and ramp closures in both directions of I-405 between 8 p.m. Sunday and 6 a.m. Monday. For more information, check the I-405 Construction Updates page.


Long-term closures

SR 20 Concrete: A single lane of SR 20/North Cascades Highway between Concrete and Rockport is closed due to an unstable slope. Temporary signals are directing traffic through the open lane.

SR 99 Seattle: Up to two right lanes of southbound SR 99/Aurora Avenue North near Comstock Street will be closed around the clock from 8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 8, through early March for work on the Alaskan Way Viaduct Replacement Program. 


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