Crosswalk improvements for Leary Ave NW

This summer the Seattle Department of Transportation will spend about $35,000 to improve the crosswalk on Leary Ave NW between 20th Ave NW and NW Market. Changes include ladder style crosswalk markings in the street, overhead flood lighting in the crosswalk zone, a vehicle stop line for southbound traffic, new signage, the removal of one […]

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Reader survey for Nickerson ‘road diet’

Although Nickerson Street is on the other side of the ship canal, we wanted to bring your attention to a proposed change. Our sister site, Magnolia Voice has been covering the proposed “road diet” for Nickerson Street, which has led to a passionate debate. A few weeks ago the Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT) announced […]

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New traffic signal coming to 28th & Market

The stoplight at the intersection of 28th Ave NW and NW Market St is currently for pedestrians trying to cross Market Street. That is about to change. The Seattle Department of Transportation is currently upgrading this pedestrian signal to a full traffic signal. “This location meets the criteria for a new traffic signal because of […]

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