I-5 - Portland Avenue to Port of Tacoma Road - Southbound HOV - Detour map

20th Street Drive East/20th Street East closure in Fife

Starting Feb. 1, 2021  through Feb. 12, 2021, a segment of 20th Street Drive East will close under I-5 to all traffic around the clock for bridge work. During the closure, travelers will follow a signed detour.

Detour for 20th Street East in Fife

 

Temporary ramp closures and detours

Work install the last 30 girders on the new southbound I-5 Puyallup River Bridge is expected to begin January, 4, 2021:

The following overnight ramp and lane closures will take place on I-5 and SR 167 in Fife and Tacoma:

  • Southbound I-5 exit 135 to Northbound SR 167/Portland Avenue
  • Port of Tacoma Road on-ramp to southbound I-5
  • Southbound SR 167/East Bay Street

Detour map for final girder setting on new southbound I-5 Puyallup River Bridge

 

Detour route for overnight closure of Port of Tacoma Road on-ramp to southbound I-5

Past closures and detours:

SR 7 on-ramp to northbound I-5 closure

  • The SR 7 on-ramp to northbound I-5 will close for a month. 
  • One lane of the I-705 on-ramp to northbound I-5 will close for a month.
  • Northbound I-5 exit to Portland Avenue East will move back a quarter mile west for one month.

Detour map for the closure of the SR 7 on-ramp to northbound I-5 in Tacoma.

 

Southbound I-5 detour for the removal of the East L Street overpass

  • During the removal of the East L Street overpass across the southbound lanes of I-5 in Tacoma, all lanes of southbound I-5 will be detoured at exit 135 Bay Street and SR 167 during overnight hours of April 12.
  • Drivers will follow a signed detour from exit 135 to Portland Avenue, to SR 509, to southbound I-705 and back to southbound I-5.
  • Both the SR 167 on-ramp and the Portland Avenue on-ramp to southbound I-5 will close during overnight hours.

Detour map for southbound I-5 drivers during East L Street overpass removal

Northbound I-5 detour for the removal of the East L Street overpass

  • During the removal of the East L Street overpass across the northbound lanes of I-5 in Tacoma, all lanes of northbound I-5 will be detoured at exit 133 during overnight hours of April 13.
  • Drivers will follow a signed detour from exit 133 to I-705, to SR 509 to Portland Avenue and back to northbound I-5.
  • The SR 7 ramp to northbound I-5 will close during the same overnight hours.
  • The A Street and I-705 on-ramp to northbound I-5 will close during the same overnight hours.

Detour map for northbound I-5 drivers during East L Street overpass removal in Tacoma

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