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Fortson Square Open House: September 18

SDOT, Chief Seattle Club, and Alliance for Pioneer Square are hosting an open house to get input on the forthcoming re-design of Fortson Square (at the intersection of Yesler Way and 2nd Ave Ext S). At the open house, SDOT staff will share the results of the Public Life… [ Keep reading ]

What’s Moving in Seattle This Week? Sept. 10 – 15

TUES.SEPT10 Seattle Mariners vs. Cincinnati Reds: At T-Mobile Park. Event hours: 7:10PM.  Estimated attendance: 11,000. WED.SEPT11 Seattle Fire and Police Remembering 9-11: At Seattle Center Memorial Garden (305 Harrison St.). Mayor Jenny Durkan, Police Chief Carmen Best and Fire Chief Harold Scoggins will speak at the… [ Keep reading ]

September 5-6: Alaskan Way Closure and Marion St Pedestrian Bridge Demolition

Beginning at 10:30 PM this Thursday, September 5, the Marion St pedestrian bridge across Alaskan Way will close so crews in charge of demolishing the Alaskan Way Viaduct can remove the bridge’s span over Alaskan Way and haul it away. Alaskan Way will close Thursday night at 10 PM… [ Keep reading ]

Starting Sept. 7: High Friction Surface Treatments along 24th Ave E

As part of Vision Zero, our crews will be adding High Friction Surface Treatments (HFST) at 3 locations along 24th Ave E to improve skid-resistance to the pavement. During this time, you may see crews “power washing” pavement and/or removing striping to ensure that these treatments adhere correctly and… [ Keep reading ]

What’s Moving in Seattle This Week? August 19 – 25

From the arts to sports, markets and block parties, this weekend has got it goin’ on. We advise travelers to be aware of the following events in the city that may affect area traffic. TUES. AUG20 Private Event: At T-Mobile Park.  Event hours: 5PM –… [ Keep reading ]

Next steps to create a community-driven Scooter Share Program for Seattle.

We’ve made it a priority for our bike share program to function well for everyone, & we continue to work with service providers & the traveling public to do so. We want to do the same with a potential scooter share pilot.   “We will work with stakeholders… [ Keep reading ]

Results Are In: Neighborhood Street Fund 2019-2021 Program

Fifteen projects were selected as recipients of the Neighborhood Street Fund for the 2019-2021 Program Cycle! See the full list of projects below. How were the final projects selected? For the first time, the Neighborhood Street Fund Program partnered with Seattle Department of… [ Keep reading ]

August 19-20: West Seattle Bridge Lane Closures

The Seattle Fire Department will test the fire hydrants located on the West Seattle Bridge on August 19. Due to the difficulty of accessing the hydrants during normal traffic flow, the inside lanes of the West Seattle Bridge will be closed to allow for traffic control set-up and testing…. [ Keep reading ]

August 23-24: Eastbound Spokane Street Viaduct Demolition

If you’re traveling eastbound through Spokane Street on August 23 and 24, expect lane closures and detours. Our crews will be demolishing existing road surface and installing new road surface, in an effort to preserve the structure and provide a new driving surface. Here’s what you can expect: … [ Keep reading ]

4th Avenue Transit Improvements

Our crews made improvements on 4th Avenue between Union Street and Pike Street last week. This was part of an an effort in partnership with King County Metro to reduce delays for buses. In addition, the markings give drivers more advance warning about the upcoming bus lane north of… [ Keep reading ]