Posts categorized under Niki Seligman, Author at SDOT Blog - Page 2 of 5

Doing our part to support a healthy Seattle

We’re committed to delivering a transportation system that keeps our city thriving and supports healthy living. The health of people living in Seattle and beyond is of utmost importance to us. At the Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT), we focus on providing healthy options for travel and building infrastructure to… [ Keep reading ]

Drive Safely – Our Healthcare Professionals are Busy Enough

Cities across the continent – from Toronto to New York City – are noticing an increase in driving speeds during this pandemic. This is due, in part, to the fact that cars tend to slow down other cars. Without traffic, those still on the road are more likely to speed…. [ Keep reading ]

Dear Seattle, XOXO. ❤️

Do you hear that sound? It’s hallmark knockin’ on your door with another holiday, folks. The day is complicated and mushy, but we’d like to look at it is an opportunity to LOVE our friends, families, and communities a little louder. Whether you’re already dreaming of jumping into PJs with… [ Keep reading ]

Let’s Celebrate! Northgate Bike & Pedestrian Bridge Groundbreaking

Today, Seattle Mayor Durkan and Councilmember Debora Juarez hosted a groundbreaking celebration to mark the start of construction on the Northgate Pedestrian and Bike Bridge over Interstate 5. They were joined by other civic leaders, transportation agency partners, and community organizations who have supported this project. The bridge will reunite… [ Keep reading ]

See What’s Moving in Seattle: Dec 18- Dec 22

Enjoy the Ballet? Been looking forward to holiday night markets? Check out this week’s events  and #FlipYourTrip on the way! W E D. D E C 18 Pacific Northwest Ballet Presents George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker: At McCaw Hall.  Performance at 7:30PM.  Estimated attendance: 3,000. T… [ Keep reading ]

See What’s Moving in Seattle: Dec 9 – Dec 13

Hey, Seattle. Grab a friend and head to one of these ~ holly jolly ~ events and #FlipYourTrip on the way! T H U R. D E C 10   Deck the Hall Ball 2019: WaMu Theater.  Show times: 5 – 11 PM.  Doors at 4… [ Keep reading ]

Bike share sees record high ridership and improved bike parking

Seattle’s bike share program continues to provide communities around the city with a healthy and environmentally friendly way to get around. Our most recent bike share report shows that people took over 750,000 rides in July through September, bringing the total number of trips to over 1.6 million… [ Keep reading ]

See what’s moving: Nov 25 – Dec 1

Tis’ the season, Seattle! Plan ahead and #FlipYourTrip. W E D. N O V 27   ILLENIUM: The Ascend Tour: WaMu Theater.  Show hours: 8 – 11 PM.  Doors open at 7 PM.  Estimated attendance: 7k.   T H U R. N O V 28  … [ Keep reading ]

See What’s Moving: Nov 18 – Nov 24

Sal the Salmon would be happy to hear about the Marine Expo coming up. ?  See what’s moving this week and if you can, #FlipYourTrip to one of these events! T H U R S. N O V 21 Pacific Marine Expo: At CenturyLink Field Event… [ Keep reading ]

Travel Advisory: Partial Closure at 50th and Meridian Ave N, Nov 15-17

We will be partially closing the intersection at 50th and Meridian Ave N to repair and repave the intersection. This closure is part of the Green Lake and Wallingford Paving & Multi-Modal Improvements project. As part of this project, we are repaving and updating the design and major… [ Keep reading ]