Mercer Corridor Project – Weekly Construction Wrap up

MERCER Bicycle_Lanes_on_Valley_St RESIZEThis week, crews continued sidewalk and landscaping work on Valley Street between Fairview Avenue North and Ninth Avenue North. Construction will also continue on the north side of Mercer Street between Fifth Avenue North and Dexter Avenue North and the east side of SR 99 between Valley and Harrison streets.

Activities this week included:

  • Completed curb work on the I-5 on- and off-ramps at Mercer Street.
  • Continued sidewalk restoration on Valley Street between Ninth Avenue North and Fairview Avenue NorthContinued installing poles and conduit for lighting on Westlake Avenue North.
  • Continued sidewalk work and conduit installation on the north side of Mercer Street between Warren Avenue North and Fourth Avenue North.
  • Continued sidewalk improvements along Roy Street between Taylor Avenue North and Fifth Avenue North.
  • Continued installing dowels in the north retaining wall on Mercer Street between Fifth Avenue North and Dexter Avenue North.
  • Continued electrical work along the south side of Mercer Street between Eighth Avenue North and Dexter Avenue North. Mercer Project Driveway_Paving_on_Fairview_Ave RESIZE

Traffic engineers continued to:

  • Monitor traffic on Mercer Street, Fifth Avenue North, Broad Street and Ninth Avenue North.
  • Monitor traffic at the Westlake Avenue North and Mercer Street intersection.
  • Monitor traffic at the Ninth Avenue North and Mercer Street intersection.
  • Monitor traffic flow at the Dexter Avenue North and Mercer Street intersection.

For up-to-the-minute construction updates join our project email list at: http://www.seattle.gov/transportation/mercercorridor.htm or call the 24-hour construction hotline at 206-419-5818.

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