Comments on: West Seattle traffic alert: ‘Low bridge’ closing for 4 hours Friday night; Viaduct slowdowns Sunday morning http://westseattleblog.com/2014/01/west-seattle-traffic-alert-low-bridge-closing-for-4-hours-friday-night/ West Seattle news, 24/7 Sat, 24 Feb 2018 09:11:17 +0000 hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.4 By: WSB http://westseattleblog.com/2014/01/west-seattle-traffic-alert-low-bridge-closing-for-4-hours-friday-night/#comment-1220228 Thu, 30 Jan 2014 23:17:42 +0000 http://westseattleblog.com/?p=263254#comment-1220228 Updating the story after hearing from SDOT – there is no plan to get foot/bicycle bridge users around during the closure. But they say the contractor also MIGHT be able to finish the work in less time than the four-hour window. – TR

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By: dsa http://westseattleblog.com/2014/01/west-seattle-traffic-alert-low-bridge-closing-for-4-hours-friday-night/#comment-1219677 Thu, 30 Jan 2014 08:30:28 +0000 http://westseattleblog.com/?p=263254#comment-1219677 Sunday 9-11 am slowdown, just use 1st ave through downtown if you think it will be too slow. That was the route before there ever was a viaduct. Of course there were two more lanes on 1st back then.

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By: NW http://westseattleblog.com/2014/01/west-seattle-traffic-alert-low-bridge-closing-for-4-hours-friday-night/#comment-1219426 Thu, 30 Jan 2014 02:59:21 +0000 http://westseattleblog.com/?p=263254#comment-1219426 Decades back when the lower bridge was being built we use to load out bikes onto a trailer equipped with bike racks and get into a van to be driven over the West Seattle bridge. I imagine the city or county provided the service. The pickup location was close to the Chelan Cafe under the West Seattle freeway.

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By: chelle http://westseattleblog.com/2014/01/west-seattle-traffic-alert-low-bridge-closing-for-4-hours-friday-night/#comment-1219422 Thu, 30 Jan 2014 02:52:06 +0000 http://westseattleblog.com/?p=263254#comment-1219422 Westbound bridge all lanes blocked after admiral exit.

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By: datamuse http://westseattleblog.com/2014/01/west-seattle-traffic-alert-low-bridge-closing-for-4-hours-friday-night/#comment-1219397 Thu, 30 Jan 2014 02:19:43 +0000 http://westseattleblog.com/?p=263254#comment-1219397 There’s a bridge crossing for bicycles at 1st Ave S, though it’s another three miles each away.

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By: Iggy http://westseattleblog.com/2014/01/west-seattle-traffic-alert-low-bridge-closing-for-4-hours-friday-night/#comment-1219380 Thu, 30 Jan 2014 02:03:55 +0000 http://westseattleblog.com/?p=263254#comment-1219380 Terrific. We have a weekend off from the I5 lane closures, and now we get 99 slowdown. Hard not to be paranoid here in West Seattle.

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By: I. Ponder http://westseattleblog.com/2014/01/west-seattle-traffic-alert-low-bridge-closing-for-4-hours-friday-night/#comment-1219358 Thu, 30 Jan 2014 01:42:57 +0000 http://westseattleblog.com/?p=263254#comment-1219358 Any idea if there will be a shuttle for bicycles that arrive at the bridge and are unable to cross?

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By: Joe Szilagyi http://westseattleblog.com/2014/01/west-seattle-traffic-alert-low-bridge-closing-for-4-hours-friday-night/#comment-1219339 Thu, 30 Jan 2014 01:18:49 +0000 http://westseattleblog.com/?p=263254#comment-1219339 What’s the non-car alternative route to the low bridge? I never even thought of that.

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By: Kadoo http://westseattleblog.com/2014/01/west-seattle-traffic-alert-low-bridge-closing-for-4-hours-friday-night/#comment-1219333 Thu, 30 Jan 2014 01:12:02 +0000 http://westseattleblog.com/?p=263254#comment-1219333 What’s a rolling shutdown? Any lanes open? I need to travel in that direction on Sunday morning and it’s my usual route.

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By: Kadoo http://westseattleblog.com/2014/01/west-seattle-traffic-alert-low-bridge-closing-for-4-hours-friday-night/#comment-1219331 Thu, 30 Jan 2014 01:10:26 +0000 http://westseattleblog.com/?p=263254#comment-1219331 What’s a rolling slowdown? I need to be on lower QA at that time and it’s my usual route. Open at all? Some lanes cl

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