The Seattle Department of Transportation has pushed the construction slated for 28th Ave NW until next month. Crews will be adding curbs on both sides of 28th Ave between NW 56th and 57th and one-half block just south of NW 56th on the east side of the street to create a safer walking environment for […]
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 […]
Getting from one place to another along the Burke Gilman Trail is getting easier thanks to new signs put up by the Seattle Department of Transportation. SDOT has just installed 200 wayfinding signs along the entire stretch of the trail from Golden Gardens to the city limits at NE 145th. The new signs direct cyclists […]
Seattle Department of Transportation crews will close the southbound, curb lane of the Ballard Bridge on Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The closure will allow SDOT crews to complete a routine maintenance inspection of the bridge.
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 […]
Seattle Department of Transportation engineers will complete their inspection of the Ballard Bridge on Friday. The northbound, right-hand lane at the south end of the bridge will be closed from 10 a.m. to noon. SDOT was called in after Wednesday’s large fire burned directly under the structure.
This summer, Seattle Department of Transportation crews will paint one half of the Ballard Bridge, affecting pedestrian and bicycle traffic. Rick Sheridan with SDOT tells us that pedestrian access on either the east or west side of the bridge will be shut down entirely during the painting. The other side of the bridge will remain […]
The Seattle Department of Transportation sent out the following release: Tuesday and Wednesday, April 27 and 28, Seattle Department of Transportation crews will make repairs to the lighting on the Ballard Bridge. Tomorrow, the right lane northbound on the bridge will be closed for the repair work from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, during […]
Updated: Proposed changes to the Metro bus route 44, means possible changes for drivers along Market Street. SDOT photo of route 44 The Seattle Department of Transportation is proposing to conduct a three-month pilot project at the intersection of 24th Ave NW and Market to see if changes to the lane structure along Market will […]
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 […]