• 5/26/2016

    What you can expect north of Union Street next week:

    • Major construction work will occur both day and night. The noisiest work will stop each day by 10 PM and resume at 7 AM on weekdays. There will be no work Saturday, May 27 – Monday, May 30 for Memorial Day Weekend.
    • Jet grout production work continues. Jet grout is the process that creates stabilized soil columns and reduces seismic risks. Increased noise can be expected during this stage of construction.

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

    • Major construction work will occur both day and night. The noisiest work will stop each day by 10 PM and resume at 7 AM on weekdays. There will be no work Saturday, May 27 – Monday, May 30 for Memorial Day Weekend.
    • We are completing movement joint plate (MJP) maintenance in front of Waterfront Park. The MJP is a piece of metal that bridges the gap between the existing piers and the new seawall. Business and pedestrian access will be maintained. 
    • Utility restoration work continues. This work occurs both under and above the piers. Under pier work is tidally dependent. 
    • Private work continues on Piers 57 and 54.

    What you can expect south of Madison Street next week:

    • Major construction work will occur both day and night. The noisiest work will stop each day by 10 PM and resume at 7 AM on weekdays. There will be no work Saturday, May 27 – Monday, May 30 for Memorial Day Weekend.
    • Habitat shelf installation continues in the area just south of Fire Station 5.
    • We are removing soil freeze equipment as we prepare for zee panel installation in the area in front of Fire Station 5. 
    • Utility restoration work continues.
    • Roadway restoration work continues.
    • Under-pier work continues. Hours will vary and are dependent on the tides.

    Other area projects:

    • Waterfront Seattle daytime utility investigations continue this week at the intersections of Alaskan Way with Yesler Way, Madison Street, Spring Street, Pike Street and Pine Street. Crews will be working at the intersection of Alaskan Way and King Street for up to three days the week of May 31.
    • Painting on the east side of the Viaduct at University Street concludes this week. Crews are also currently installing test paving squares at the base of the Union Street stairs and will be working on and off in the area through June.
    • For questions about any of the above work, please contact the Waterfront Seattle team: 206.499.8040, info@waterfrontseattle.org. 


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