• 8/18/2016

    What you can expect north of Union Street next week: 

    • Major construction work will occur six days a week both day and night. The noisiest work will stop each day by 10 PM and resume at 7 AM on weekdays and 9 AM on weekends. Some limited work is planned for Sunday. 
    • As early as Friday, August 19, utility investigations and other maintenance work will occur in Alaskan Way between Pine and Pike streets. Work will occur between 9 AM and 3 PM. Traffic will be reduced to one lane to safely accommodate this activity. Please follow the directions of flaggers and signage to safely access your destination.
    • Installation of a cast-in-place concrete slab will occur. 
    • Removal of the jet grout plant continues.

    What you can expect between Union and Madison streets next week: 

    • Major construction work will occur six days a week both day and night. The noisiest work will stop each day by 10 PM and resume at 7 AM on weekdays and 9 AM on weekends. 
    • Utility restoration work continues. This work includes both under and above pier work. Under pier work is tidally dependent.
    • Next week we will continue movement joint plate maintenance in front of Waterfront Park. The movement joint plate is a piece of metal that bridges the gap between the existing piers and the new seawall. Pedestrian access will be maintained.
    • Private work continues on Pier 57.

    What you can expect south of Madison Street next week: 

    • Major construction work will occur six days a week both day and night. The noisiest work will stop each day by 10 PM and resume at 7 AM on weekdays and 9 AM on weekends. Some limited work is planned for Sunday. 
    • Work to restore utilities and remove the protect-in-place utility corridor will occur near Columbia Street. The area will be fenced off until final restoration occurs. The multi-use path on the west side of the viaduct will be closed from Columbia Street to Yesler Way. Although the path will be closed, access to waterfront destinations will not be affected. To access the King County Water Taxi and other destinations, please follow the pedestrian detour on Western Avenue. For more information, visit the Seawall Project Access page.
    • Pile restoration work and concrete slab pours will occur near Fire Station 5.
    • Utility restoration work continues. 
    • Under-pier work continues. Hours will vary and are dependent on the tides.


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