ROAD WORK, TRAFFIC, TRANSIT: Wednesday watch, 22nd week of West Seattle Bridge closure

6:07 AM: It’s Wednesday, the 149th morning without the West Seattle Bridge.


*Major work continues along Delridge Way for the RapidRide H Line prep project – here’s the bulletin detailing where crews are working this week and how that affects traffic/access.

*The 1st Ave. S. Bridge work is scheduled to continue with another NB closure tonight, 10 pm-5 am.


Here’s the 5-way intersection camera (Spokane/West Marginal/Delridge/Chelan):

Here’s the restricted-daytime-access (open to all 9 pm-5 am) low bridge:

The main detour route across the Duwamish River is the 1st Avenue South Bridge (map) . Here’s that camera:

The other major bridge across the river is the South Park Bridge (map). Here’s that camera:

Going through South Park? Don’t speed.

Check the @SDOTBridges Twitter feed for info about any of those bridges opening for marine traffic.

You can see all local traffic cams here; locally relevant cameras are also shown on this WSB page.


Metro – No recent changes – still reduced service and distancing – details here.

Water Taxi – Still on its “winter” schedule, with the 773 and 775 shuttles running – see the schedule here.

Trouble on the roads/paths/water? Let us know – text (but not if you’re driving!) 206-293-6302.

1 Reply to "ROAD WORK, TRAFFIC, TRANSIT: Wednesday watch, 22nd week of West Seattle Bridge closure"

  • The King August 19, 2020 (7:15 am)

    There was about 3-4 blocks of traffic lights out north of the 1st ave bridge this morning around 6:45. Traffic is piling up fast, best to go through South Park right now.

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