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October 7, 2014 at 11:08 AM

Aurora, Interbay and Sodo lane closures this week

Traffic slowdowns are coming to Aurora Avenue North, to West Emerson Street, and to South Spokane Street this week, as workers fix damaged road decks, if the weather cooperates. On southbound Aurora, only one lane will be available from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, while crews patch potholes between North 40th Street and North…


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November 16, 2012 at 6:00 AM

A safer Spokane Street Viaduct is finally done

After more than three years of work, the $164 million Spokane Street Viaduct project is finished at last. The Seattle Department of Transportation and Mayor Mike McGinn plan a ceremony this morning below the structure, at the First Avenue South exit.  About half the budget was funded by local taxes, and half through state and federal…


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July 8, 2012 at 6:10 PM

Westbound lanes of Spokane Street Viaduct open early

The westbound lanes of the Spokane Street Viaduct opened this afternoon, ahead of schedule.    The crews late this afternoon were planning to first open the ramp from northbound I-5 to the West Seattle Bridge, and then the southbound I-5 ramp. Then they were planning to reopen the Columbian Way South ramp to the West Seattle Bridge.   The…


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