5:40 AM: It’s Monday, January 11th, the 294th morning without the West Seattle Bridge.
LOW-BRIDGE CAMERA ENFORCEMENT: It’s also the first day the enforcement cameras on the low bridge will be activated, SDOT says, photographing vehicles so that $75 tickets can be sent to owners of unauthorized vehicles crossing between 5 am and 9 pm.
For a reminder of the rules, see our story from last night.
ROAD (ETC.) WORK
Delridge project – Here’s the plan for this week. 9:59 AM UPDATE: The Thistle closure east of Delridge hsa begun:
Arbor Heights project – Gas-line replacement work on SW 104th is expected to start today.
California and Myrtle – The sewer-repair project continues – if driving/riding on California, watch out for the bumps.
CHECK TRAFFIC BEFORE YOU GO
West Marginal Way at Highland Park Way is back in alignment:
Highland Park Way/Holden:
The 5-way intersection (Spokane/West Marginal/Delridge/Chelan):
The main detour route across the Duwamish River, the 1st Avenue South Bridge (map) . Here are two cameras:
The other major bridge across the river – the South Park Bridge (map). Here’s the nearest camera:
Going through South Park? Don’t speed. (Same goes for the other detour-route neighborhoods, like Highland Park, Riverview, and South Delridge.)
To check for bridges’ marine-traffic openings, see the @SDOTBridges Twitter feed.
Water Taxi – On regular schedule
Trouble on the roads/paths/water? Let us know – text (but not if you’re driving!) 206-293-6302.